Adoption Coordinator for New Love Animal Rescue

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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


Are you friendly, detail oriented, and passionate about finding forever homes for homeless and abused dogs?


The roles of the Adoption Coordinator (AC) are primarily focused around promoting adoption of pets in the adoption program. The AC works directly with the Foster Parent, Application Manager, Foster Coordinator, and Events Coordinator. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following types of activities:

-Keeping communication open with the foster, learning about the foster dog, escalating any concerns/vacations/other issues to the Executive Director (ED)
-Keeping pet bios and picture up-to-date on the public posts.
-Promoting adoptable dogs on facebook.
-Processing incoming adoption applications
-Conducting/arranging pre-adoption screening home visits and meet/greets
-Working with Event Coordinator on promoting and managing adoption events
-Conducting follow up calls or emails with adopters for updates
-Speaking with previous adopters if a problem arises with their adopted dog and reaching out to ED if unable to solve the issue.

The Adoption Coordinator position requires someone with excellent communication and organization skills, good management skills and the ability to enforce policies and procedures. The ideal candidate will have a passion for rescuing pets facing euthanasia, will be comfortable working a diverse group of people and will be familiar with NLARs mission, goals and programs.

This role requires approximately 3 to 5 hours a week regularly. This role is critical to support the daily operations of New Love Animal Rescue. This is a volunteer position.


  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 30
  • Orientation or Training
  • Requires 3 to 5 hours weekly.

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