SPCA New Zealand

Volunteer positions

Canine volunteer
Auckland (Mangere) Centre

Canine volunteer

We are looking for volunteers to help us care for our dogs!

This role requires a good level of fitness as the work we ask our canine volunteers to do can be quite strenuous. You will need to be confident with handling large dogs and you must be willing to walk dogs in any type of weather, rain or shine!

This roles tasks include:

  • Cleaning dog pens.
  • Socializing dogs and puppies.
  • Assisting our canine attendants with their daily tasks.
  • Walking dogs.

We need volunteers who:

  • Are confident with handling dogs.
  • Are hardworking and reliable.
  • Have excellent communication skills – both verbal and written.
  • Are at least 18 years old.

You must be able to commit to a regular four hour shift for a period of at least six months. Both morning and afternoon shifts are available:

We are extremely low on volunteers on our weekday shifts.

  • Weekday option (Mon-Fri): Shift times are 8:00am – 12:00pm or 12:00pm – 4:00pm.
  • Weekends: no positions available

If you have any questions, please phone us on 09 256 7304 or email auckland.volunteer@spca.nz.

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