Dog Training: Assistant Supervisor


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Cause Areas

When

Sat Oct 15, 2016 12:30 PM - Sat Nov 12, 2016 02:30 PM

Where

1116 E. 59th StreetKansas City, MO 64110


About

This is a Volunteer Dog Training Class Supervisor position for our Adult Basic Manners Session Classes.

Volunteers within this role will get to work in an intimate environment with Spay and Neuter Kansas City Clients and their puppies, and will be responsible for assisting the Class Director, helping set-up and break-down before and after class, monitoring animal interaction and behavior, assisting clients with training exercises and cues, and answering client's questions.

The purpose of this class is to keep dogs happily in their homes by addressing and correcting problems by targeting basic manner and behavior issues, to strengthen the human-canine bond and educate pet owners to empower them to better understand the needs of their pets and to increase pet retention.

Volunteers interested in this position will meet one-on-one with the Class Director prior to acceptance into this role, as well as, meet one-on-one with the Class Director for training.

Skills

  • Problem Solving
  • Bilingual
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours every Saturday per 5 week session
  • Experience in Dog Training or Dog Behavior is encouraged but not required.
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