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Woofing – North Shore, Auckland

Calling out all dog lovers with previous dog sitting/owning experience and holding a valid NZ work permit. Accommodation including utilities is provided in exchange for 12 hours of work per week and any extra hours worked are paid at NZ minimum wage – $23.15 an hour.
We have spaces available from July 22nd located in north Auckland (10 minutes away from Albany village). Finish date negotiable but please apply only if you can stay 4 weeks or longer.
Available rooms:
⁃ a double room suitable for a couple
⁃ a single room
We are a dog daycare and boarding facility and are looking for help with handling dogs, dog sitting, check in/out, maintenance, and cleaning.
Requirements:
– A genuine love for dogs and a commitment to their care and well-being.
– Previous experience in dog care is preferred but not required.
– Reliable with a flexible approach and positive attitude to work.
– Strong communication skills.
– Must have a working holiday visa, work visa, or any kind of work permit.
– Having a car is beneficial as we are a 20-minute walk from the nearest bus station.
Accommodation Details:
– Semi-modern, clean house on a flatmate basis.
– Includes electricity, water, unlimited internet.
– You will share the house but will have private room.
– You will need to share your bedroom with dogs at night, as part of your responsibilities.
Benefits:
– Accommodation provided in exchange for work.
– Opportunity to work in a fun and engaging environment with a team of dog enthusiasts.
– Accommodation is located on a farm in the middle of nature, settled in a bush, offering a serene and natural environment.
– Flexible working schedule with the possibility of paid work for additional hours.
– Albany Village is just 10 minutes away, offering supermarkets, shopping malls, gyms, and a public pool, providing convenient access to essential amenities and leisure activities.
Important Notes:
– This position requires a genuine love for dogs. It involves constant interaction with dogs, including sharing your living space with them. If you are expecting a hotel experience, this may not be the right fit. This is a dog care farm, and you will be in touch with dogs all the time.
– The 12 hours of work per week is in exchange for accommodation and utilities; food is not included.
– The farm is a smoke-free environment. Any sort of smoking or vaping within the borders of the farm is not permitted.
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