Stray Aid - A Stray Dog's Best Friend - Charity No. 1117372Registered with Fund Raising Regulator
0300 999 4247
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Volunteer

 

STRAY AID - CURRENT VOLUNTEER ROLES

Please click on link to download application form volunteer application form

ANIMAL WELFARE (CATTERY)

Role: Volunteers are required to work in the cattery, carrying out a range of tasks that support the general health and wellbeing of the cats. 

Duties: Supporting the daily routine of the cattery, carrying out checks on the cats, cleaning, feeding and maintaining standards, attending to the needs of individual cats (e.g. grooming and socialisation) and taking general care of the animals in the cattery 

Person Specification: Over 18, reliable, confident in handling cats, interest in animal welfare and care, professional and able to work as part of an effective team


EVENTS AND CHARITY AWARENESS

Role: Volunteers are required to organise and support a programme of fundraising events and raise awareness of Stray Aid in the community. 

Duties: Generating new ideas for fundraising, organising events, transporting dogs to events in Stray Aid vehicles, working with a range of organisations, attending fundraising events and promoting the work of the charity 

Person Specification: Reliable, ability to organise and/or assist with events, good communication skills and confidence working with dogs and the public, professional and able to work as part of an effective team

 

CHARITY SHOPS

Role: Volunteers are required to work in Stray Aid’s charity shops, which are based in Seaham and Blackhall

Duties: Welcoming and assisting customers, managing and displaying stock, serving customers, handling transactions and keeping the shop clean and tidy

Person Specification: Over 18, reliable, confidence in working with the public, verbal communication skills, professional and able to work as part of an effective team


APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Download and complete our volunteer application form and send to:

Stray Aid Rescue Centre, Cornforth Lane, Coxhoe, Durham, DH6 4EL or email it to volunteers@strayaid.org.uk. You will then be invited to attend a welcome meeting.

Contact Us

Affiliates

Wilson Vet GroupRemember A CharityFundraising Regulator

News

Fundraising and Awareness in the Community

Published 20/08/2018
Over the past three weeks we have been really busy with our ongoing community work and working with our supporters raising awareness about the charity. In no particular order we would sincerely like to thank the following: York Road Pharmacy, PeterleeNCS Bishop Auckland CollegeNCS DurhamPets At Home, Dragonville, DurhamPets At Home, HartlepoolPets At Home, Bishop AucklandAsda, Spe...…read more

Pets at Home VIP charity giveaway!

Published 02/07/2018
Update on this article - Stray Aid came SECOND and won £2,500 to buy a large walk-in dog bath so even the biggest dogs can get bathed, plus an extra £2,500 to spend in store! We could not have won the competition without the help of our wonderful supporters. Every penny will be spent on giving the rescue dogs a better experience during their stay with us. Thank you so much, from De...…read more

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