Jobs & Volunteers

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Want to join a team of dedicated animal lovers and help abandoned and unwanted animals across Gloucestershire?

Vacancies at Cheltenham Animal Shelter will be published below when they become available. We will publicise these jobs on Facebook and Twitter, so be sure to follow both accounts.

Current Vacancies

There are no current vacancies at Cheltenham Animal Shelter, but we do have plenty of opportunities to volunteer. Any future roles will be advertised here and on our Facebook page. Thank you for your interest.

Last updated: 10/01/2017

 

Volunteering

If you would like to learn more about volunteering for Cheltenham Animal Shelter to help with Fundraising, Education or for dog walking or kennel and cat pod cleaning please have a read through of the Volunteer Profiles below.

Current Volunteering Vacancies


The Charity is looking to recruit reliable volunteers to assist with the following duties:

Fundraising & Event Volunteers

We are looking to recruit a team of keen, reliable and enthusiastic volunteers to become part of our Community Fundraising Group. We organise a number of events and also attend store collections and community engagements throughout the year.

Tasks may include:

  • Attending fetes and fairs on our behalf
  • Manning stands and tombolas
  • Taking part in supermarket and street collections
  • Distributing leaflets and posters
  • Helping us find new supporters
  • Supporting our fundraising events

If you have any questions please do get in touch, either pop in and chat to us or call 01242 548772 alternatively email volunteer@gawa.org.uk. Full training will be provided to successful applicants (please note references/ DBS checks will be required for some roles).

12 positions available
Closing date for applications: Ongoing

Kennel Cleaning Volunteers

We are looking to expand our team of volunteer kennel cleaners, supporting the Shelter staff in their everyday duties. Kennel cleaning takes place daily from 8:30am-11am and working as part of our team you will assist with the hosing and drying of kennels, setting up beds, providing toys and some food prep.

All kennel cleaners completing 6 shifts or more will be invited to attend a dog walking induction to join our volunteer dog walking team. We do not accept dog walking volunteers who have not previously been kennel cleaners.

The next kennel cleaning induction will be on Wednesday 18th January from 8:30am-11am, if you can attend this induction please email volunteers@gawa.rog.uk for an application form. (Over 18s only, sorry)

Please note we do not operate a waiting list for volunteer roles. If you cannot make the next induction please keep checking this page for details of the next opportunity to join our team. Thank you

7 positions available
Closing date for applications: Sunday 15th January

The Charity is currently full to capacity for all other animal related volunteer duties.
All volunteers need to be at least 18 years of age.

Volunteer Vacancies Last Updated: 01/09/2017

Further information about available duties

We are looking to recruit a team of keen, reliable and enthusiastic volunteers to become part of our Community Fundraising Group.

We organise a number of events and also attend store collections and community engagements throughout the year.

Volunteers will help to promote the work of the Charity throughout the community whilst raising vital funds for the Charity.

If you would like to help us with our work please email volunteer@gawa.org.uk

The Charity is looking to recruit reliable volunteers to help run the shop. Can you spare a morning or afternoon to help assist customers, sort through and organise donated items and take payments for goods?

If you are interested in joining our team of volunteers then please visit our Charity Shop page for more information