Dublin company seeks professional 'cat cuddler'

No, really...

Are you a cat lover looking for a new gig - or a career change? This might just be the job for you.

Just Cats - Dublin's solo 'cat only' veterinary clinic - is looking for a new staff member to calm and play with cats.

It needs a "crazy cat person" with a good "cattitude" to join its team.

The company based in Clonsilla, Dublin 15, it outlines some qualities which it is looking for:

  • The ideal candidate must have gentle hands capable of petting and stroking cats for long periods of time.
  • They need to be softly spoke and capable of cat whispering to calm the nerves of some of our in patients.
  • An ability to understand different types of purring is a distinct added advantage in helping you secure this position with us. 

"We are an equal opportunities employer, however we do discriminate against dogs attending our veterinary clinic as patients," the job posting adds.

To secure this role you will also need a "veterinary council of Ireland recognised qualification."

Interested candidates can send a cover letter and CV to miaow@justcats.ie.