This rewarding volunteer role is situated close to the town/city centre and would suit any applicants wishing to gain experience in the animal industry, people that love animals, and anyone looking for a worthwhile way to spend their spare time.
The position itself involves taking dogs of all shapes and sizes for walks in the area surrounding our shelter; you may also like to do some training with the dogs to assist them in finding a new home. The position is available 7 days of the week 9am - 12pm. We ask for a minimum commitment of 3hours per week for a period of 3months. Full orientation and training is provided.
Skills required – Animal confidence, the ability to work independently.
Skills to be gained – Animal handling and training techniques, animal disease control, animal shelter experience, experience with many different breeds of dog.
Benefits – Good contact with animals, time to play and interact with our animals, a good step into the animal industry, and a friendly new community.
Volunteer characteristics required – Good team work skills, 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 you have an up to date Tetanus vaccination that before handling animals at the RSPCA.
For further information, please contact our Noosa Volunteer Program Support Team on 07 5449 1371 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or APPLY NOW below.APPLY NOW