Glebe Farm, Salford Road, Aspley Guise, Milton Keynes, MK17 8HZ
Hours: 16 hours (2 days) per week (may include occasional weekends), 8:00am-5:00pm.
£8.91 per hour (£7,413.12 per annum pro rata)
At the National Animal Welfare Trust, we never stop caring for our animals and people. As a rescue and rehoming charity, operating five rehoming centres and three shops across the south of England, we are committed to improving the lives of the UK’s pets, helping around 1,500 animals each year. We have ambitious plans for our future development and need an enthusiastic and self-motivated Animal Care Assistant to join our Bedfordshire team and make a difference.
About the role:
Reporting to the Centre Manager, your main duties are in line with Open Paw for cats and dogs and will also be working with farm animals and small animals. Experience of caring for animals in an employment environment or a relevant qualification is essential, as the role covers:
For more information about Open Paw, please see the following link: www.nawt.org.uk/open-paw
As an Animal Care Assistant, you should be able to work on your own and as part of a team, with a flexible and hardworking approach. You will demonstrate the flexibility and empathy required when working with animals with a confident, professional and courteous approach to members of the public.
As part of our commitment to making NAWT a great place to work, we offer access to the following employee benefits:
If you feel you have the right skills to be a successful Animal Care Assistant, please email your CV with a covering letter to Nicola Leach: email@example.com
The full Job Description can be viewed on our website: www.nawt.org.uk/about-us/work-with-us
Closing date for applications is 1st November 2021 5pm.