Coordinating and supporting cat care volunteers and fosterers, ensuring they are happy and confident in their roles. Working with cat care volunteers, fosterers and other colleagues to ensure Cats Protection quality of care is provided and maintained to cats in care, this will be supported by adhering to policies, procedures, minimum vetinary standards and minimum cat care standards. Working closely with the homing team to maintain up to date records of the cats in care and ensure cats ready to be rehomed are matched as quickly as possible. Promoting and supporting the development of care care volunteers and fosterers to enable them to fulfil their roles.
Cats Protection Shetland exists to assist in the rescue, care and rehoming of unwanted and abandoned cats and kittens, both domestic and feral, in Shetland. We also advise on matters of cat welfare, and aim to educate the public about issues surrounding cat care, such as the promotion of neutering. We are run entirely by volunteers.
Experience required: Basic knowledge of cats and cat care/interpersonal skills/record keeping and admin skills/organised and practical/patience and perseverance/ability to deal with sensitive situations/good communication skills/ability to bring out the best in others.
Expenses paid: Yes
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer