Day Training Academy Instructor

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The Bellyrub Klub has rolled out our new Day Training Academy as of May 1st!

It's going incredibly well, we even have a waiting list of canine's waiting to sign up as space permits.  Therefore, we are in need of additional Instructors to address the high demand for the program

At the Bellyrub Klub,  we are looking for Dog Savvy Trainers (preferable Certified) who can and will work with all breeds, address all training needs, and work each dog through the Academy curriculum that has been developed at the pace needed and abilities of each canine

Each dog can move through 12 Levels, learning skills as basic as sit, stay, down, Loose Leash Walking, Drop it/ Leave it, Greetings, Crate Training, Recall through impulse control and Confidence Building, Social Skills, Presence Control and off leash behaviors that are predictable and reliable.

The program is amazing and has proven to be successful based on Pet Parent feedback.   If you love training and want to be a part of this outstanding program please send me your qualifications as well as why you want to be a part of our program.



Education Required

Any formal Dog Training Education or equivalent experiences.  We use Benevolent Leadership as our approach to all the Training we do. Never stop learning!!

Experience Required

Job Description: Instructor focused on Enriching/Educating all Canines’ in our Daycare, Overnight Care and Day Training Academy program at the Bellyrub Klub.  Teaching classes  is also an option.  We offer many groups classes too

Critical Tasks & Responsibilities:  Instructor in Day Training Academy sessions, offer canine’s a variety training options and approaches to learning, share knowledge base with other Trainers, work with the curriculum developed for the Day Training Academy, focus on developing strong relationships with all canines, & support Belly Up for Adoptions foster dog development skills by engaging them in all activities when able

Competencies & Qualifications:

  •  Hands on experience as an Instructor (Certification STRONGLY preferred)
  • Available to teach weekdays:  the Academy is offered Mon-Thurs, each day is a full day of teaching, recess, breaks and more Instruction
  • Communicate Effectively with Pet Parents, all Canines, and with other Instructors; sharing ideas, working together as a team to ensure success
  • Vast knowledge of training styles, approaches, Canine Learning Theory and apply this knowledge on a dog to dog basis; using a Benevolent Leadership approach
  • Curriculum development: foundation skills, core “Life Skills”, Enrichment Activities, Confidence Building, Fun Activities, etc
  • Developing innovative Canine Enrichment Programs to help support and improve the program goals
  • Strong understanding of Dog to Dog AND Dog to Human communication
  • Benevolent Leadership Style of Training for all canines, no exceptions
  • Experienced with a variety of Training tools and approaches so all canines are set up for success regardless of where they are in their training experiences
  • Work the Curriculum designed to move the canines through the program: graduating from each level!!


Bellyrub Klub Core Values:


The Bellyrub Klub supports, educates and guides Pet Parents and their pets in developing “Life Skills”, Leadership Capabilities and Strengthening Relationships.  We lead by example,sharing experiences and offering help wherever it is needed.



Benevolent Leadership,  Passion for dogs

Focus on relationship development with dogs and their Pet Parents

 The Bellyrub Klub is expanding and growing with the focus on Canine and Pet Parent Education....there is an opportunity to be involved in that process. Day Training Academy addresses the needs of the canines and address the pain points for their Pet Parents

  • Participate in developing new training services at the Bellyrub Klub and create a plan to implement those services
  • Be instrumental in developing better Human/Animal bonds through education
  • Influence the future of Bellyrub Klub group classes, individual sessions and specialized training offerings

Please send resumes and references to [email protected]

Bellyrub Klub 520 W. Interstate Rd. Addison, IL

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