This rewarding volunteer role would suit applicants that wish to spend their spare time giving back to the local community and who enjoy being outdoors.

The role will vary in the type of work required. Jobs can include anything from general maintenance around the centre to working in the grounds doing mowing, whipper snipping, watering to keep our grounds looking good and presentable.

This is a flexible role, Monday – Sunday 8.30am - 5pm. We ask for a weekly commitment of one shift a week for a minimum of 3 months.

Skills required – Gardening, handyperson or maintenance experience. 

Benefits – Gain an understanding of a well-respected charity and be able to share this knowledge with others in order to help animals, enlighten people and change lives.

Volunteer characteristics required – It is essential that all volunteers have a passion for animals which most importantly includes the welfare of animals. Reliable, punctual organised and professional. Availability to commit to four hours per week.

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 before handling animals at the RSPCA.

For further information, please contact our Cairns Volunteer Program Support Team on 07 4055 1487 or, or APPLY NOW below.