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Join our team

Join our Team

We are very proud of the excellent care and service we provide to all the animals staying with us and their owners, as well as the way we look after our team. If you’re just as passionate as we are about animal care, customer service and rewarding work in our beautiful Yorkshire countryside, then we would love to hear from you.

For more information or to apply for any of the positions below, please contact us on:
01535 636701



For over 15 years we have worked with local schools, colleges and universities providing student placements:

  • Year 10 pupils looking to gain work experience in small animal care
  • One-day placements for those studying for a BTEC in Small Animal Care
  • Veterinary Science students



Kennel Assistant

  • 7-month contract (running 10th June 2017 – 10th January 2018)
  • 24 hours per week (minimum 3 days per week, including Sunday and Monday with the possibility of additional days during busy periods)

We are a busy boarding kennels and cattery and this role will include all aspects of kennel duties and animal welfare: e.g.

  • exercising all dogs
  • cleaning all areas to required standard
  • preparation and giving feeds and medication
  • bathing and basic grooming of dogs / combing cats
  • telephone and email enquiries and bookings
  • settling customer accounts

Clean driving licence essential.
Experience of owning or working with domestic animals is desirable, but we are willing to offer training to the right applicant.

Holiday Vacancies
We are currently recruiting student for holiday work during July, August and September.

Contact details

Call: 01535636701 Email: Address: Off Skipton Old Road, Lothersdale, BD20 8HN

Charity partner

Banks Ghyll Kennels are proud supporters of the Mary Wood Trust