Animal Care Assistant - Equine Based

Job Title: Animal Care Assistant

Responsible to: Equine Manager

Hours of work: 37.5 hours, worked on a rota basis to include alternate weekends

Holidays: 30 days per year including bank holidays pro rata

Probationary period: 3 months

Contract Type: 6 months fixed term

Salary: £17,459 pro rata

Main Purpose of the role:

To admit, care for, rehabilitate and, where appropriate, adopt unwanted and stray animals. Provide the highest standards of animal care and welfare for the animals. Educate potential new owners and the general public in the care and welfare of their animals.
To work as part of a team delivering a first-class customer service, answering queries and matching and rehoming animals effectively. To promote Raystede services and maximise adoption opportunities.

Please note that the minimum requirements for this role are:

• Full Driving Licence.

• Minimum equine related Level 2 Certificate in Animal Care or BHS Stage 2.

Closing date for Applications:

24th February 2021


To apply please download our application form and email it to us at or telephone our team on 01825 880491.  

Please note we do not accept CV's

If you have not heard from us within two weeks, thank you for your application, however please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

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