SPCA New Zealand

Volunteer positions

Animal volunteer

Animal volunteer

We are looking for volunteers to help with the daily work of caring for our cats, kittens, dogs, puppies and the occasional rabbit.

Care of the animals is needed twice daily by volunteers seven days a week on rostered shifts.

You will be involved a range of duties such as:

  • Cleaning cages
  • Feeding the animals
  • Caring for the animals
  • Washing and Washing up
  • Cleaning and sorting equipment
  • Stocking supplies
  • Medicating animals from time to time
  • Transport cats/kittens to/from vets

You must be confident at handling animals, hardworking and reliable, and able to work both unsupervised and in a team.

You must be prepared to be rostered to a shift and to commit for a minimum of 6 months.

Morning shift is 8am – 1pm, afternoon shift is 3pm to 5pm.There is some flexibility if you have other commitments - please enquire.

Minimum age for volunteering is 15 years of age, at Centre Manager’s discretion.

If you have any questions, please contact us on waipukurau.info@spca.nz.

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