Part Time Animal Care Assistant

Location: Inverness

The Scottish SPCA, Scotland’s leading animal welfare charity, is seeking to recruit a Part Time Animal Care Assistant for employment at its’ Highlands & Islands Animal Rescue and Rehoming Centre.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the 2013 Scottish Charity of the Year and make a real difference to the lives of the thousands of abused, abandoned and injured animals rescued by the Scottish SPCA each year.

Practical experience working with animals, a keen interest in animal welfare and excellent customer care skills are essential. Preferably candidates will also have a full driving licence and ideally an animal care qualification.

Hours of work will be 8.30am to 4.45pm, 15 hours per week, working 4 days out of 14 on a rota basis to include weekends.

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Please note that applicants who do not meet the above criteria or provide the required information will not be considered.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 8 December 2019. First interviews will be held on Wednesday 11 December 2019. Applicants invited for interview will be informed by phone or email. If you have not received a response from us by Tuesday 10 December 2019, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Scottish Charity No SC 006467

Dog rescued by the Scottish SPCA with new family

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