Seasonal Volunteer Wildlife Assistant / Driver, Petterden (Dundee)

  • VO85120


Description

We need help during the very busy spring and summer months to carefully transport wildlife casualties from our Petterden ARRC, Dundee to our National Wildlife Centre in Fishcross, Alloa. To be able to carry out this role you must have unlimited access to your own vehicle; a full UK driving licence and insurance cover for your vehicle. All fuel expenses will be reimbursed.

Tasks include

Uplift wildlife casualties and transport from our Petterden ARRC to our
National Wildlife Centre, Fishcross (Nr Alloa)
Transfer animals lawfully, safely and securely
Maintain relevant wildlife records accurately
Attend to the welfare needs of wildlife, including preparation of food
Undertake general admin tasks with the utmost care

Organisation aims and objectives

We are Scotland's emergency service for animals - and we do it all without any government funding. Our volunteers make such a difference to the work we do. We literally could not do our job without them. All year round, they selflessly work hard to help animals who deserve a second chance. From our wildlife centre to our animal rescue officers, not to mention our veterinary teams, headquarters, and other animal rescue and rehoming centre.

Restrictions

Access to own vehicle, full clean driving licence and insurance
Experience required: Practical experience of working with animals A strong interest in Scottish wildlife A commitment to animal welfare Sound driving skills Flexible approach to carrying out duties within specified shifts Self-motivated and relaible
Travel details: Petterden, Dundee to Fishcross, Alloa.
Minimum age: 17

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: All fuel expenses will be reimbursed. Tasks include Uplift wildlife casualties and transport from our Petterden ARRC to our National Wildlife Centre, Fishcross (Nr Alloa) Transfer animals lawfully, safely and securely Maintain relevant wildlife records accurately Attend to the welfare needs of wildlife, including preparation of food Undertake general admin tasks with the utmost care
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 3 months ago