What’s the best thing about working here?
The people I work with and the scope to make a difference. I love being part of a successful, growing company. Every day brings something different and there are exceptional company benefits.
Describe the culture
Friendly and supportive. There is a can do approach to ensure as a team we succeed. We are one team, which includes contractors as well as Pets people.
What do you get up to on a typical day/week?
I manage the daily operation. As well as site project development, operational planning, people development, budget control, health and safety and quality intervention.
Tell us about the learning and development?
Both internal and external courses are available. Internal could be self-driven but also sponsored by the company. Externally there is opportunity for qualifications including degree level.
What opportunities are there for career progression?
The company are keen to promote internally. They build a platform for people to progress their career of choice. There are many schemes available, such as Rising stars through to Taking the Lead.
Tell us about the rewards and benefits?
Pets at Home pay well. There is a great holiday package, additional holidays with service, holiday for your birthday, staff discount, life works offering external discount and shares in company with length of service.
How does Pets at Home give back to the community?
They offer charity days where people can go and complete a day of charity work and get paid by the company. Supporting activities and fun days, where the site is open for all friends and family but raising money for local charities.
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