If you’re still in hunt of that perfect job, we may have found it for you: A Cat Nanny.
That’s right – it’s a real job. The Cat Cafe Manchester, located in the United Kingdom, is set to open its doors this spring. The brand-new cat cafe is currently hiring for a number of different positions, including baristas, an assistant manager, and a manager. But the most intriguing – and possibly the most fun – position that they’ve advertised is the cat nanny.
According to the cafe’s job description, the cat nanny would be responsible for caring for the cats, including feeding, grooming, cleaning, and performing health check-ups. The nanny would train the cats and play with them. They’ll also encourage customer interaction with the cats, and make sure that the cafe’s rules are adhered to. Additionally, the cat nanny would rearrange furniture and create new games to keep the cats active and entertained.
The requirements for the job are pretty minimal, but experience in caring and handling cats is required. The shifts vary, and may occur both when the cafe is open or closed.
Sound like the perfect job? Be sure to check out the full job description and application on the Cat Cafe Manchester’s Facebook page. And if this particular job isn’t for you, don’t forget that there are tons of different ways to make cats a part of your career. Consider becoming a pet sitter or a veterinary technician. You might also want to work in a pet store, learn how to groom cats, or even make art about cats. The possibilities are endless!