This rewarding volunteer role involves the collection and transferring of animals between the Gympie and Noosa shelters. A dedicated animal transfer vehicle is provided and interested volunteers will need to be experienced in towing a trailer. This role requires the volunteer to have initiative and common sense as they will be responsible for the safe transportation of animals.
A courteous and considerate driver whom represents the RSPCA in a positive manner (whilst driving high profile vehicles that clearly display the RSPCA logo) It also involves interaction with outside agencies which are vital contacts for the RSPCA.
This volunteer role is available on Thursday each week. Times are approx. 7.30am-11.00am and 1.00pm-4.30pm. A commitment of one shift a week for a minimum of three months is required. Full orientation and training is provided.
Skills required – Must hold a current driver’s licence, have sound driving ability and the ability to cope in traffic. Positive people and animal handling skills.
Skills to be gained – Improved animal handling skills. Understanding of RSPCA shelter operations.
Benefits – Helping animals small and large. Great opportunity to make a huge difference in your local community.
Volunteer characteristics required – Commitment, trustworthy, reliable and a love of animals.
PLEASE NOTE: As part of volunteering with us you will be required to purchase an RSPCA Volunteer T-shirt for $25. It is also a requirement that before handling animals at the RSPCA you have an up to date Tetanus vaccination.
For further information, please contact our Gympie Volunteer Program Support Team on 07 5482 9407 or firstname.lastname@example.org or APPLY NOW below.APPLY NOW