Rent A Table

Austins Dog Grooming currently has an opportunity for a self employed dog groomer to join us on a ‘rent-a-table’ basis. This is an ideal opportunity to operate your own business from a fully equipped dog grooming salon.

About Austins

Our salon is located at Westdale Park, Holt Road on the outskirts of Bradford-on-Avon. This location has the provision for plenty of free parking and is suitably placed for local clients to visit. We currently have two full-time dog groomers operating from the premises - with a third grooming table currently unoccupied. The salon is currently equipped with 3 grooming tables, a hydro-bath, reception area for welcoming clients, toilet facilities & an outside garden for dogs to wander. There is also a hairdressers, garden centre, gym and cafe conveniently located on site.

We have been located here for over 11 years and in this time we have built up a loyal customer base which we pride ourselves on delivering a quality service for. Anyone joining the team at Austins would need to provide the same love and kindness to our animals to ensure this reputation continues. Our reputation is very important to us and we will not compromise on the quality of services provided from within the premises.

About you

A suitable candidate for this opportunity will have;

  • Your own customer base.
  • Provide your own public liability insurance.
  • Be equipped with all your own tools (dryer, blades, clippers, shampoo, towels etc.).
  • At least 1 years professional experience running your own dog grooming business (you must be able to handle your dog professionally from start to finish).
  • You will not be allowed to openly advertise your business under the ‘Austins Dog Grooming’/’Austins Place’ brand, or sell your own products.
  • The ability to provide references if needed.
  • Ensure the salon is kept in a clean and tidy manner (cleaning products provided).

What we provide

  • Freedom to use the premises 7 days a week.
  • Full use of one allocated grooming table.
  • Full use of our hydro bath.
  • On occasions where existing groomers are fully booked we may be able to provide you with new clients from time to time.
  • Full use of the upstairs seating area (for breaks etc).
  • Internet access via our WIFI.
  • Subject to a successful trial period, your profile may be featured on our website.
  • All power, heating, light, and water is included.
  • We are a small friendly team and are always on hand to assist throughout the day.

It is very important for you to note that we are not employing groomers, you will not work as a contractor to us nor will we supply dogs for your business or provide grooming training.


£500 PCM (subject to a rolling term contract).

This is subject to a successful completion of a 1 month initial trial period.

All rental payments are required in advance and are non-refundable.

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to discuss this further, please contact Lynsey on 07367 962601 or email