This rewarding volunteer position is to assist in our Reception and Administration area and look after the daily duties that go along with the running of a busy office:

  • Greeting members of the public (on the phone and in person) and answering general inquires
  • Taking bookings for grooming parlour and boarding facilities
  • Retail sales
  • Maintaining stationery and office/shelter supplies
  • Taking and receipting donations
  • General cleaning of office
  • Walking adoption dogs for toilet breaks

The position is available Monday - Sunday, for a four hour shift between 07:30am - 4:30pm each day. Due to the amount of training we ask you to commit to the same four hour shift every week for a minimum of three months.

Full orientation and training will be provided.

This is an excellent opportunity to learn more about the RSPCA, be an integral member of a positive and progressive team, and to use your skills in assisting the animals behind the scenes.

Skills required – Good knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook), understanding and knowledge of working in an office environment, excellent communication skills.

Skills to be gained – Experience in administration duties, knowledge of RSPCA functions and processes.

Benefits – Learn new skills, be part of a positive and animal welfare focused team, assist the animals behind the scenes, all the while getting the occasional kitty cuddle and puppy licks.

Volunteer characteristics required – Team player, positive attitude, great sense of humour and commitment!

PLEASE NOTE: As part of volunteering with us you will be required to purchase an RSPCA Volunteer T-shirt for $30. It is also a requirement you have an up to date Tetanus vaccination that before handling animals at the RSPCA.

For further information, please contact our Toowoomba Volunteer Program Support Team on 07 4634 1304 or volunteering.toowoomba@rspcaqld.org.au, or APPLY NOW below.

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