03. October 2018 - 18:00 till 20:00
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Hope Rescue Volunteer Induction and Welcome Meeting | Hope Rescue Centre | Wednesday, 03. October 2018

Our volunteers make a huge contribution to the work we do to improve the welfare of dogs and give them Hope.
We have volunteering opportunities available at our Rescue Centre in Llanharan and in our fundraising team who host collections and events across South Wales.
Current opportunities:

Canine Carer: Do you want to get hands on and help make a difference to the dogs in our rescue centre? Are you prepared to splash in the mud with our canines on their walks, clean their kennels and wash their bedding? If so, this could be the opportunity for you. We are looking for people with a range of canine experience who are willing to learn to care for some of our dogs at the centre. You will be given full supervision and training prior to starting the role and will be suitably matched to the dogs based upon your experience and skills. Our Canine Carer shifts start at 8.30 a.m. every morning and is for a minimum of 2 hours. The duties are varied and will be allocated on the day dependant on need. However, please note that the role includes cleaning duties and dog walking doesn't start until the kennels are cleaned.
Reception/office volunteer: We are looking for volunteers who can help in our busy Receptions/Office for a minimum of two-hour shifts anytime from 8.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Full training will be given and duties include: Answering the telephone, Dealing with boarding clients, adopters and other visitors, Updating our databases, Making telephone calls, Printing and envelope stuffing, Keeping the office clean and tidy, Whilst you do not necessarily need office experience, you will need to be confident dealing with customers both in person and over the telephone. Good IT skills are also essential.
Fundraising volunteers: We currently have need for event coorinators and helpers, collection box supervisors and online fundraisers. All skill levels are welcomed and enthusiasm is the most important requirement.

If you are interested in taking on any of these role, please register yourself for an induction date below. Please bring a photo ID with you on the day.