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Volunteer Animal Care Attendant

  • Location: Longford TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare
  • Time Required

    any day between 9-2, days to be discussed with manager. A minimum 3 month commitment is required.

  • Suitable for
    • People with disability
    • Groups of 10 or more
    • People Learning English
    • Families with Children
    • Centrelink Volunteers
    • Wheelchair Access
  • Type of work
    • Working with Animals
  • Training

    on the job

  • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *

    Police Check required. Minimum 3 month commitment essential.

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

Looking for a rewarding volunteer role? Do you love animals and passionate about animal welfare? Big Ears is a non-profit organisation that provides sanctuary for many different species of animals. Some have been rescued while others needed new homes for various reasons including neglect, mistreatment or abandonment. As a Volunteer Animal Care Attendant your duties may include but not limited to: Cleaning animal cages and pens plus replenishing fresh water and straw. Feeding animals, walking animals, changing/moving animal pens or looking after sick animals. You will be required to work within Workplace Health and Safety Guidelines and be happy to work alone or as part of a team. Policed Check required. A minimum 3 month commitment is required.