SPCA New Zealand

Are you the Special Someone our animals have been waiting for? From 6-21 July, we are waiving adoption fees for long-stay residents for the right home. Look for the ‘Special Love Needed’ tag on our adoption profiles, check you can provide what they need to flourish & apply online. Our usual adoption criteria and processes apply.

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Volunteer positions

Animal Care Assistant – Cats
Hastings Centre

Animal Care Assistant – Cats

We are looking for volunteers to help with the daily work of caring for our cats and kittens.

We need volunteers who:

  • Are confident handling animals
  • Are hardworking and reliable
  • Have excellent verbal communication skills
  • Are at least 16 years old

Tasks may include

  • Cleaning animal areas, litter trays and bowls
  • Socialising and cuddles with the cats and kittens
  • Feeding animals per feeding directions
  • Refiling litter trays
  • Identifying animals displaying signs of illness
  • Follow Health and Safety requirements
  • Other tasks as required

We are currently seeking volunteers for this position for:

8.30am- 11.30am daily

These shifts are a guide, and that any time volunteers are available within these shifts is appreciated, they are not required for the entirety of the shift if they aren’t able to

If you have any questions, please get in touch on Hastings.Info@spca.nz

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