Registered Charity No.
514872 Affiliated to the Jean Sainsbury Animal Welfare Trust
Worcestershire Animal Rescue Shelter (WARS) is a registered
Charity occupying a 6½ acre site in Newland, Nr Malvern in Worcestershire.
We have an opportunity for a full-time Animal Welfare
Assistant on a temporary 3 month contract with the possibility of permanent
employment at our Rescue and Rehoming Shelter for domestic dogs and cats. You will need a relevant animal care
qualification and/or relevant experience in caring for dogs and cats in either
a commercial boarding or rescue organisation.
Duties in brief : To
ensure an excellent individuality quality of care in all aspects of animal
husbandry to include feeding, medicating, health checks, grooming, exercise
socialisation and training plans. To
accurately record and maintain associated documentation. To support the rehoming process with
excellent customer care to potential adoptees, supporters and visitors. To assist with supervision of work experience
students and animal care volunteers.
Essential attributes and skill set :
- Caring and
communication skills and customer care
- Ability to work
- Full clean driving
A full Job Description is available upon request.
Closing date : 26
WORCESTERSHIRE ANIMAL RESCUE SHELTER
to : Site or Relief Manager
of the Job
high levels of cleanliness and efficiency throughout the Shelter.
out all duties to a standard set by the Site Manager including feeding,
cleaning of all animals, walking of all dogs and general housekeeping.
and report all behavioural and physical observations of animals in the
care of the Shelter.
effectively with the Site Manager (Relief Manager if Site Manager
unavailable) with regard to any issues, problems, changes or complaints
that may occur on a day to day basis.
the highest standards of customer care are delivered to all Shelter
visitors and contacts by presenting a professional and friendly approach
both face to face and on the telephone.
clients to select animals appropriate to their circumstances by providing
accurate and relevant information and advice.
administration support with day to day paperwork and record keeping.
all Health and Safety processes and procedures are followed by everyone at
and organise all volunteers and ensure tasks are completed to a high
good working relations with all staff, volunteers and third party
suppliers where applicable.
all scheduled appraisals and reviews and complete all objectives to a satisfactory
standard as set by the Site Manager.
- To maintain a
highly professional manner at all times.
- Ensure that all public areas
are left clean and tidy at the end
of each working day.
description is not exhaustive.
Please email your CV with cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org.