Seeking half day animal care supervisors, one time per week, either on a Monday, a Thursday OR a Friday. This exciting position allows you to work with both animals and people. Responsibilities will include briefing shifts regarding changes from the prior week, overseeing volunteer tasks, answering questions, implementing additional projects, assisting the operations manager or executive director with medical rounds or other tasks/projects.
For everything you need to know about our organization, please see our website at www.westplace.org.
The animal care supervisor position is a half day, once a week only. This rewarding opportunity allows you to spend your morning or afternoon around the animals and really get to know them. You will also get to know the important workings of our organization, much more so than our standard volunteer shifts.
You will also have the chance to oversee our educational interns from high school and college who are with us to get experience in various fields for future careers. Our two educational internship programs are wonderful ways to give students hands-on learning to which they would otherwise not have access. Our programs are always in demand. You would be properly trained on how to work properly within the parameters of what each student requires.
(please do note that this is a volunteer position, it is not paid).
Thank you and we hope to hear from you!
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
This opportunity is available on Saturdays
01:30 PM to 05:30 PM
This opportunity is available on Mondays and Saturdays
NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
West Place provides housing, food and medical for injured or orphaned wild waterfowl, game birds and exotics as well as farm animals and horses that are victims of cruelty or neglect, with both short and long-term care via our large volunteer base. Every year, hundreds of wildlife and dozens of farm animals get a second chance at life. West Place also educates the public regarding humane treatment through our civic speaking engagements, community appearances and informative tours, and offers hands-on training through our immersive internship programs.
Celebrating ten years, West Place is seeking advisory board members to help assist this growing cause through its next important decade of impacting the environment and rescuing abused animals. West Place has opportunites for volunteers, interns, marketing, fundraising, grantwriting, tour guides, board members and more.
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts
3198 Main RoadTivertonTiverton, RI02878
May 15, 2021
Animal Care / Handling
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
4 hours per week
Need to be reliable, on-time, organized, trustworthy, able to manage people. This position is year-round, rain or shine.