Volunteer positions - animal rescue farm, Glengarry, Eastern Ontario
Date posted to RCEN & PlanetVolunteer: Apr 18 2017

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Needed: Various volunteer positions
Organization: Roy and Cher's Rescue Farm
Location: Glengarry, near Lancaster, Ontario

If you'd like to build your resume and gain valuable experience with an animal charity, please consider volunteering with Roy and Cher's Rescue Farm.

Roy and Cher's Rescue Farm is a vegan-inspired registered charity that is run entirely by volunteers. The foster-based organization was founded in 2013 and is currently focusing on spaying and neutering stray and feral cats. We are seeking volunteers with excellent customer service and administration skills. Go-getters who want to help animals. We are hoping to fill three volunteer positions:


(1) Volunteer Coordinator

Recruits and manages volunteers for various Roy and Cher programs and events

Duties & Responsibilities:
Volunteer Recruitment and Training

  • Recruit current volunteers for TNR, horse care, adoption events and fundraisers
  • Maintain volunteer records and database
  • Distribute and collect volunteer waivers
  • Collaborate with Director of Roy and Cher's for ideas to recruit new volunteers and fosters

Requirements:

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Must be driven and able to work independently
  • Must have a professional, tactful, mature and sincere attitude
  • Must be able to represent the mission, goals and the policies of Roy and Cher's Rescue Farm
  • Must be able to work maturely and respectfully with diverse groups of people
  • Must be highly organized and able to meet deadlines
  • Must be familiar with Excel or Google Sheets
  • Must be available via email and phone (and/or) text Monday - Saturdays

Approx. 3 - 4 hours per week


(2) TNR Coordinator

Oversees Roy and Cher's Spay & Neuter Program

Duties & Responsibilities:
Managing Spay & Neuter Program

  • Handle TNR requests
  • Manage TNR database and TNR vet records
  • Visit feral colonies and assess logistics for trapping with TNR volunteers
  • Be main contact person for the "keepers of the colonies"
  • Organize trapping days with volunteers (trappers, transportation, etc...)
  • Coordinate vet appointments with Director of Roy and Cher's
  • Collaborate with Director of Roy and Cher's for new ideas in regards to TNR
  • Keep Director of Roy and Cher's updated with all trappings

Requirements:

  • Must have excellent verbal communications skills
  • Must be driven and able to work independently
  • Must have a professional, tactful, mature and sincere attitude
  • Must be able to represent the mission, goals and the policies of Roy and Cher's Rescue Farm
  • Must be able to work maturely and respectfully with diverse groups of people
  • Must be highly organized and able to meet deadlines
  • Must be familiar with Excel or Google Sheets
  • Must be available via email and phone (and/or) text Monday - Fridays

Approx. 3 - 4 hours per week (busier during the spring & summer months -- fewer hours in the winter)


(3) Adoptions Coordinator

Manages Roy and Cher's adoptions database and follows-up with adoptions

Duties & Responsibilities:
Database Management & Customer Service

  • Update Roy and Cher's adoptions database
  • Follow up (via phone) with adoptions
  • Collect adoption update photos from new adoptive parents
  • Maintain Roy and Cher's adoption waiting list database

Requirements:

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Must be driven and able to work independently
  • Must have a professional, tactful, mature and sincere attitude
  • Must be able to represent the mission, goals and the policies of Roy and Cher's Animal Rescue
  • Must be able to work maturely and respectfully with diverse groups of people
  • Must be highly organized and able to meet deadlines
  • Must be familiar with Excel or Google Sheets
  • Must be available via email and text Monday - Saturdays

Approx. 3 - 4 hours per week


Apply

Please email resume and one-page cover letter to:
royandcher mask gmail.com*

For more information: http://www.royandcher.org



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