We are HIRING : Part Time Flexible Welfare Assistant


VACANCY : PART TIME WELFARE ASSISTANT 16 HOURS PER WEEK (additional hours to cover annual leave)

Rain Rescue save the lives of over 400 dogs and cats each year this is a responsible and hard working role but one that will be extremely rewarding for the right person.

To be responsible for carrying out day to day duties of caring for the animals in the charities care within a rescue centre environment whilst maintaining the highest standards of animal welfare. Ensuring the centre operates in line with Rain Rescue policies, procedures, health and safety guidelines and legal obligations. Directly reporting to the Welfare Manager.

Candidate MUST be fully flexible to work between the hours of 8-5 Monday to Sunday. The position is 16 hours per week with more hours during annual leave cover and busy periods.

Key Skills

Hands on past experience working in a rescue centre environment with both dogs and cats is essential.

Commitment, enthusiasm and passion for the role and the charity’s cause.

Able to work under own initiative and take a proactive approach to changing needs and objectives.

The ability to team work, co-operate and collaborate.

A positive attitude: a ‘can do’ approach, good work ethic and willingness to learn.

Committed to achieving the highest animal welfare standards at all times.

Personable and involved.

Strong time management and organisational skills.

Reliable, honest and flexible.

Must be confident in driving the company vehicles : transit.


Responsible for the welfare of all animals in Rain Rescue’s care.

Ensuring the highest standards of care are given at all times.

The daily care, watering, feeding, hygiene, cleanliness and exercise of animals.

Carrying out vet visits.

General housekeeping and health and safety.

Customer service

Record keeping.

Post holders need to be aware that the role is physically and emotionally challenging and demanding.

This summarises the main duties and responsibilities of the post. The post holder may be required to undertake other appropriate duties as required by the needs and demands of the business. A full job description will be provided to successful candidates.

£7.50 per hours

Job Type: Part-time 1 year contract with 3 month probationary period

Full UK Driving License required

Closing date : August 6th – we reserve the right to close the position sooner on appointment of a successful candidate.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £7.50 /hour

Apply now at : Part Time Flexible Animal Welfare Assistant

Posted on July 28, 2017
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