Jobs

This section is for RCHs to either advertise hydrotherapist positions that they are looking to fill or to advertise their services to anyone looking to employ a hydrotherapist. It also includes businesses for sale.

Recruiting

Posted 14th October 2021
Beacroft Referrals Veterinary Rehabilitation Centre are looking for a confident, outgoing and passionate Hydrotherapist to join our team. Applicants must be qualified and hold a minimum of a Level 3 Certificate in Small Animal hydrotherapy (NARCH, CHA, ICH). Working hours are flexible, however we would like someone willing to do 1-2 days with the scope to increase to full time as the case load develops. The applicant must be confident with treating dogs of all sizes and temperaments and be able to work individually and as part of a team. The role will require the applicant to be efficient with record keeping and undertake further CPD to continue to expand their knowledge. The employment will be on a subcontracted basis, any training or shadowing will be given freely.  The role would suit someone with enthusiasm and drive to develop the service and grow the caseload. To apply or discuss further please contact James Beacroft by emailing admin@beacroftreferrals.co.uk


Posted 7th October 2021
Aquapawz currently have a vacancy for a part time NARCH, ICH or CHA registered Hydrotherapist to join our team at our busy rehabilitation centre based in Coventry. Part time hours will be over 2/3 days and include some Saturdays. Applicants must be qualified and hold a minimum of a Level 3 Certificate in Small Animal Hydrotherapy. You must be confident in dealing with dogs of all sizes and temperaments and be able to work as part of a team and individually. You must be able to handle all situations, to ensure all hydro paperwork is kept up to date and undertake extra CPD training throughout the year. Successful candidates should have a positive, confident, approachable and pleasant attitude. A friendly manner will be essential. We are a family run business looking for a confident, outgoing and passionate individual to join our family. Please note it is a self employed position. To apply please email your CV to info@aquapawz.com. Please include a telephone number. 


Posted 27th August 2021
Pampurr your Pets Canine Hydrotherapy Ltd are looking for 1 or 2 hydrotherapists to cover 38 hours over 3 days, one of which will be a Saturday. Candidates must be training in Small Animal Hydrotherapy and qualifications must meet the requirements of the CHA and NARC. You will be required to join NARCH and hold an up to date Canine First Aid certificate.
Candidates  will be expected to work alongside our other hydrotherapist and cover each other during holidays and sickness. Ideally have experience in all breeds of dogs and be able to handle all situations, to ensure all hydro paperwork is kept up to date and undertake extra CPD training throughout the year, to be run on and off site.
Interviews will consist of a meeting to discuss CV and Job Vacancy, we will also require candidates to undertake a practical in the pool, covering a morning or afternoon.
For more information please either send CV to pampurryourpetshydro@gmail.com or call 07793879431.

Posted 29th June 2021
Well-dogs Canine Hydrotherapy Pool is a well established professional pool based centre on the Staffordshire/Cheshire Border, which is looking for a person who loves dogs and enjoys working in a team. This post is suitable for a newly qualified Veterinary Physiotherapist, a Registered Small Animal Hydrotherapist or someone who has at least qualified at L3 in Small Animal Hydrotherapy or will be before September. Hours are negotiable but are on a self employed basis of around 20 - 25 hours a week. Please contact Lorna Colley for more information or call 07834471462.

Posted 19th March 2021
Beacroft Referrals Veterinary Rehabilitation Centre are looking for an ABC accredited hydrotherapist or ACPAT Category A physiotherapist. Working hours are flexible, however we would like someone willing to do 1-2 days with the scope to increase to full time as the case load develops. The employment will be on a subcontracted basis. Any training or shadowing will be given freely.  Applicants must be confident in working their own caseload and managing their own diary. The role would suit someone with enthusiasm and drive to develop the service and grow the caseload by attracting new cases directly from referring practices. To apply or discuss further please contact James Beacroft by emailing admin@beacroftreferrals.co.uk

Posted 2nd February 2021
Aquapaws Canine Hydrotherapy, Barnsley, South Yorkshire
We have the following two positions available within our busy and successful hydrotherapy Team:

 Lead hydrotherapist
Applicants must be qualified to Level 3 in hydrotherapy or be working towards this.

 Hydrotherapy assistant
Experience around dogs is essential and there is also the possibility of further hydrotherapy training for the correct applicant.

Both applicants need to be able to work on their own initiative and be timely and efficient. They must have a keen eye for detail and take pride in their work. An approachable attitude and friendly manner will be essential. Experience around small animals, together with any animal anatomy experience, will be beneficial. In return we will offer a fantastic working environment, flexible working hours and good rates of pay. To apply, please email your current CV or a letter of interest to: kelliebennion@icloud.co

Posted 21st October 2020
Essex Canine Hydrotherapy currently have a vacancy for a part time NARCH or CHA registered Hydrotherapist to join our team at our busy rehabilitation centre based in Essex.

Part time hours will be on a rolling shift pattern and include some Saturdays.
Applicants must be qualified and hold a minimum of a level 3 certificate in small animal hydrotherapy. Advanced underwater treadmill qualification would be a bonus but not essential. You must be confident in dealing with dogs of all sizes and temperaments and be able to work as part of a team and individually.
We are a family run business looking for a confident outgoing and passionate individual to join our family.
Please note it is a self employed position. To apply please email your CV to info@essexcaninehydro.com 

Posted 8th July 2020
Hydro Paws Ltd currently have a vacancy for a NARCH registered hydrotherapist to work within our busy hydrotherapy and rehabilitation centre in Leeds, West Yorkshire. Applicants must be dedicated, qualified to NARCH standards and hold a minimum of a level 3 certificate in small animal hydrotherapy but qualifications in advanced underwater treadmill treatments would be advantageous. Applicants must have practical experience working with both hydrotherapy pool and underwater treadmill but training will be given. Successful candidates must be confident in dealing with dogs of all sizes/temperaments, with a wide range of health conditions and working as part of a multidisciplinary team. All applicants must be able to work as part of a team and individually when required, time management skills and a strong work ethic is essential. The post is on a self employed basis and will include evenings and weekends plus holiday cover as required.

To apply please send CV and covering letter to michelle@hydropaws.co.uk
On successful completion of a telephone interview candidates will be invited for a practical interview.
Please email any enquiries regarding the post to the above email address or use the contact us form on our website at www.hydropaws.co.uk


Posted 2nd June 2020

Well-dogs Canine Hydrotherapy Centre, Nr Crewe CW3 9BT
Canine hydrotherapist needed for a pool-only centre on North Staffordshire/South Cheshire border. Initially on a self-employed basis, with flexible hours to suit your availability and pool demand due to staff absence, but with a view to permanent hours in the future. Must be NARCH registered or eligible for membership. Please contact Lorna by email: info@well-dog.co.uk or telephone 01270820740 (Please leave a message and contact details). www.well-dogs.co.uk


Posted 2nd March 2020

We have an exciting part-time position for a qualified Canine Hydrotherapist at our well-established canine rehabilitation centre, located near Bristol. We are looking for a reliable and hardworking team player to join our professional, friendly and dynamic team, consisting of; a specialist veterinary surgeon, veterinary nurse, CCRP, ACPAT physiotherapists and team of hydrotherapists. The ideal candidate needs to be self-motivated with a positive ‘can-do’ attitude, have great observational skills and attention to detail, with the ability and confidence to write reports and liaise with veterinary professionals.
The successful candidate will need:
 - Minimum Level 3 qualification in canine hydrotherapy
 - Registration with a professional body (NARCH/CHA)
 - Practical experience in performing hydrotherapy in both a large pool and underwater treadmill – although in-house training will be provided if not currently within your skillset
 - Advanced under water treadmill training – if not yet qualified you will need proof that you are currently working towards this/or be willing to obtain the qualification
 - A candidate currently  working towards their qualifications maybe considered.
The position is offered on a part-time basis. Rates of pay are negotiable depending on qualifications and experience.
 If you think you are the right individual to join our busy team at Chapel Farm Rehab, please apply in writing by email with a cover letter and current CV to clair@chapelfarmrehab.com

Posted 12th February 2020
Country Canines Hydrotherapy (info@cchydrotherapy.co.uk), located rurally on the North Wales border between Wrexham and Chester, are looking for a part time (including Saturdays) qualified and experienced Canine Hydrotherapist to join their expanding team and to be part of their friendly centre. The candidate must have excellent customer care knowledge, Level 3 Small Animal Hydrotherapy and the Advanced Treadmill Qualification, ideally together with experience at a previous centre and must be confident working alone at times and meet NARCH or CHA registration requirements. To apply please send a covering letter and CV to: info@cchydrotherapy.co.uk


Posted 3rd February 2020
Canine Hydrotherapist or Registered Veterinary Nurse required, Dogs at Donyatt, Somerset. 6 month fixed term contract.Full time (35-40 hours per week) or part time (20-25 hours per week) considered.
We are looking for a canine hydrotherapist or veterinary nurse to join our team.
Duties will include:
Carrying out or assisting with treatments in the hydrotherapy pool and water treadmill (depending on qualifications).
Paperwork, including obtaining veterinary consents, reading clinical histories, invoicing and insurance paperwork.
General cleaning.
Candidates should:
Meet NARCH requirements for membership (if canine hydrotherapist).  Meeting requirements for treadmill operation preferable but not essential.Be currently registered with the RCVS (if veterinary nurse) Enjoy working with people and dogs.Be willing to work some evenings and Saturday mornings.
Please submit C.V. and covering letter to Fiona Williams (fiona@dogsatdonyatt.co.uk).
Closing date 14th February 2020.
Interviews can be scheduled to suit candidates.  We will start to schedule interviews on receipt of applications.

 

Posted 30th January 2020

Doggy Dips are looking for a qualified hydrotherapist (level 3 Certifcate minimum) to join our growing team. We are offering full time or part time work. The candidate will preferably have experience working in another centre - but not essential, be self motivated, committed to their work and be compassionate. Please forward CV's to Emma at info@doggydips.co.uk


Posted 9th December 2019

Aqua Paws are looking for a part time hydrotherapist to work in a small centre with a pool and underwater treadmill in Wormley, Surrey GU8. This little centre is getting busier all the time and needs a part time hydrotherapist to assist but with a view to increase hours to full time in the future. The hours required can vary, so number of hours to be agreed with the successful candidate prior to starting but any pattern will be considered.

We require an individual to be qualified in Small Animal Hydrotherapy LEVEL 3 or higher and ideally with Advanced Treadmill qualification (or prepared to take this qualification). A person who takes initiative and has good communication skills is essential as you will be expected to take the lead in some cases. NARCH registered and with some experience is desireable. Contact Aqua Paws on info@aquapaws.co.uk or call 07949 726372.


Posted 9th December 2019

Fit4dogsuk, East Yorkshire are looking for a qualified, experienced canine hydrotherapist to join our team. As our business is getting busier, the applicant must be confident in all aspects of hydrotherapy and be able to deal with veterinary referrals, treatment plans, plant, equipment and water management. Fit4dogsuk have both above ground pool and UWTM and the candidate should have at least the level 3 Small Animal Hydrotherapy and advanced treadmill qualifications, together with experience at a centre. The hours are flexible and can be condensed for the right candidate.  The successful candidate will be: reliable, punctual, polite and self motivated as well as working as part of a small team, most of all be caring and passionate about canine rehabilitation.

We are a fairly new centre so an exciting time to join us. The person must have a can-do attitude and be flexible in assisting in new tasks that may come up. To apply or for more information please send a covering letter and CV or phone and set up a meeting. info@fit4dogsuk.com

  

Posted 22nd September 2019

Hydrotherapy Vacancy at Dogtown, London
We are a professional and busy hydrotherapy centre in West London. Due to growth (and team members furthering their education) we have a part time or full time role for the right individual.
Qualified in Small Animal Hydrothrotherapy to Level 3 ideally with Advanced Treadmill qualification. If not currentlt a member of NARCH, we would need to ensure that NARCH registration is also obtained.
We work with Pool and Underwater Treadmill with clients ranging from ongoing OA management through to post op surgical cases. The work involves a high level of commitment and self motivation, plus a strong awareness of dogs and people!
We can support someone who just obtained qualifications or equally an experienced individual. Located in West London, W4. Please check your transport links. In the first instance please contact adam.gibbins@dogtown.uk.com


Posted 31st August 2019

Medivet, Faygate, near Horsham, are looking for a second hydrotherapist to add to our staff. We are currently offering only 2 days per week hydrotherapy in our large pool, connected to our 24 hour veterinary practice. We really want to expand as we’re getting very much busier, partly due to us offering rehabilitation services too now. This is an exciting opportunity for someone wanting work with a nice team of people, be responsible for our hydrotherapy patients on multiple days per week and work with a rehab vet too! faygate@medivet.co.uk


Posted 29th August 2019
Country Canines Hydrotherapy,
located rurally on the North Wales border between Wrexham and Chester (CH3 9JH) are looking for a part time, qualified and registered Canine Hydrotherapist to join their expanding team and to be part of their friendly centre.
The candidate must have excellent customer cares knowledge, Level 3 Small Animal Hydrotherapy and the Advanced Treadmill Qualification, together with experience at a previous centre, however this is not obligatory, as appropriate training will be given to the successful candidate, providing they are willing to learn. To apply please send a covering letter and CV to: info@cchydrotherapy.co.uk makred for the attention of Sian Haigh-Brown, MA, BSc


Posted 12th August 2019

Motion Pet Rehab Hydrotherapy Centre, located in Lingfield, Surrey are looking for a part time qualified, experienced hydrotherapist. The position is working with an assistant so you must be confident and able to deal with all aspects of referal, treatment. We have both above ground pool and Tudor UWTM. The candidate should have at least the level three small animal hydrotherapy together with experience at a centre. The position would suit someone looking to step up to a senior position. and part time hours can be condensed to suit the right candidate so working part time alongside a current role is a possibility if approved by current employer.

The position is availableimmediately, to apply please email: info@motionpetrehab.co.uk or call 07728 000258


Posted 29th June 2019

Aquavet Ltd Sheffield.

 We are looking for a qualified Canine Hydrotherapist to work 31 hours over 4 days a week.This position will include evenings and weekends. This role is suitable for an experienced NARCH/CHA registered hydrotherapist with a minimum Level 3 Certificate in Hydrotherapy and preferably with the Advanced Treadmill qualification but training may be offered to the right candidate. The successful candidate will be confident in handling a wide variety of dogs and conditions. They will be self motivated, have a high level of professionalism when dealing with clients and able to work as part of a small team, supporting each other as well as students from local colleges on occasions. 

About Us.

Aquavet Canine Hydrotherapy and Rehabilitation Centre has an excellent reputation. Our facilities include pool, extended underwater treadmill and A.C.P.A.T. Chartered Veterinary Physiotherapist.  Our experience and qualified staff aim to offer a reliable and high standard of care and treatment. Please feel free to visit our website www.aquavet.co.uk or facebook page for more information. 

We Can Offer You:

31 hours over 4 days with extra hours to cover sickness and holidays.

one weekend off in 3. ( closed Sundays and Mondays)

Negotiable salary, depending on experience.

4 weeks annual holiday.

Pension Scheme.

Please contact Mrs Lisa Dobson via email info@aquavet.co.uk or phone 0114 2583221.


Posted 26th April 2019

Country Canines Hydrotherapy, located on the North Wales border between Wrexham and Chester, are looking for a qualified and experienced CHA/NARCH registered hydrotherapist to join their team and to be part of their expanding and friendly centre. The candidate must have excellent customer communication skills, attention to detail, have an outgoing, friendly and mature personality, be passionate about canine rehabilitation and be confident enough to work on their own at times as well as part of a team. The candidate should have the advanced treadmill qualification, together with experience at a previous centre. To apply please send a covering letter and CV to: info@cchydrotherapy.co.uk

Posted 10th February 2019

Hydro Paws Ltd currently have a vacancy for a NARCH registered hydrotherapist to work within our busy hydrotherapy and rehabilitation centre in Leeds, West Yorkshire.  Applicants must be dedicated, qualified to NARCH standards and hold a minimum of a Level 3 certificate in small animal hydrotherapy but qualifications in advanced underwater treadmill treatments would be advantageous. Ideally applicants would have experience working with both hydrotherapy pool and underwater treadmill but training will be given.

Successful candidates must be confident in dealing with dogs of all sizes/temperaments and working as part of a multidisciplinary team. All applicants must be able to work as part of a team and individually when required, time management skill and a strong ethic is essential. The post will include evenings and weekends plus holiday cover as required. To apply please send CV and covering letter to michelle@hydropaws.co.uk
Please email any enquiries regarding the post to the above email address or use the contact us for on our website at www.hydropaws.co.uk

Businesses for Sale

Posted 29th June 2019

Business for Sale
Want to run your own canine hydrotherapy business? This is a rare opportunity to purchase a fully functional and successful canine hydrotherapy business in South Wiltshire.  Established for almost 6 years with a good name in the local area and strong client base we are reluctantly looking to sell due to personal reasons. With great potential to be expanded, you will have the opportunity to enhance and mould the business to suit your future needs. Full financials will be available on request after a signed confidentiality agreement is completed and only serious purchasers may need apply.  Interested parties please call 07884206898.

Canine Hydrotherapy Business for Sale
East Midlands located canine hydrotherapy centre with 6 x 2.75 meter pool est. 2014 serving Rutland, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire and Cambridgeshire. For sale - all equipment, client database and goodwill. Rented from a private estate in village location that is happy to establish a relationship and continue the lease for the right tenant. Sale wanted asap due to relocation. Further details please email your queries to John at jn1015@outlook.com



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