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Shelter Attendants Volunteers

  • Location: Olinda VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare
  • Time Required

    This is a voluntary position and it is essential that the successful applicants will commit to a regular weekly or fortnightly shift starting at 9.30am (winter months).

  • Suitable for
    • Centrelink Volunteers
    • Skilled Volunteers
    • Travelling Volunteers
    • Work Experience
    • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
  • Type of work
    • Working with Animals
  • Training

    Necessary training will be provided on site

  • Reimbursement

    This is a voluntary position.

RABBIT RUNAWAY ORPHANAGE is a non-profit organisation. It is a public charity, run by a volunteer committee with membership and a small dedicated group of volunteers. We receive no government funding and are reliant on donations for vet care and to prepare the rabbits for rehoming.

An opportunity currently exists for suitable applicants to join us as volunteer shelter attendants.

Primary Responsibilities:

Shelter attendants are responsible predominantly for the cleaning of rabbit enclosures and maintaining cleanliness at the rabbit orphanage. Other roles include observation and monitoring of the day to day health of the rabbits.

PLEASE NOTE: This is a voluntary position and it is essential that the successful applicants will commit to a regular weekly or fortnightly morning shift starting at 9.30am. Key Selection Criteria: Experience with family pets, or an animal-related area is essential Empathy towards animals A keen interest and willingness to learn about rabbit health and well-being Ability to empathize and communicate effectively and efficiently with a broad range of people Ability to manage time and prioritise tasks Demonstrated ability to work as part of a cohesive team, as well as the ability to work well independently Be comfortable with bending and lifting (minimal weight involved)

Please forward all applications via email or apply through our website


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