rescue. reunite. rehome. rethink.
The results of your search are listed below. Please click the job title to view more information about a particular position. If no listings appear, try another search below.
  • Humane Education Assistant – Paid Internship

    Animal Welfare League of Arlington

    Two positions available. The Humane Education Assistant works closely with the Community Programs Team of the Animal Welfare League of Arlington and will assist with four (4) Summer Humane Education Day Camps which includes facilitating arts, crafts, and games as well as planning presentation content and co-leading League tours. This position is based in Arlington, Virginia. If you enjoy working with children ages 6 –through 13 and are comfortable handling dogs, cats, and small companion animals check out the complete position description to see if you meet the qualifications. This is a part time, temporary, 35 hour per week, non-exempt, hourly position beginning on June 15th with an anticipated end date of August 7th, 2015. For a complete position description and how to apply please visit: http://www.awla.org/about-us/careers

    Closing Date: May 31, 2015 Posted: March 24, 2015
  • Community Cat Program Fieldworker

    Best Friends Animal Society

    Roughly 70% of the cats who end up at shelters are killed. Of those, most are stray and free-roaming, or as we like to call them, community cats. The goal of Best Friends' cat initiative is to Save Them All® by keeping cats safe and out of shelters. Best Friends Animal Society is looking for Community Cat Program Fieldworker in LA. The Community Cat Program Fieldworker will assist the Free Fix LA Program and is key in helping to reduce the community cat population. Will be responsible for carrying out trapping and field work in targeted zip codes within the San Fernando Valley. Working with caregivers of free-roaming cats and educating the local community on spay/neuter of owned cats. Transport cats to and from the field to the FixNation clinic and back to their colony locations. Check out the complete job description and apply today at: http://bestfriends.org/Careers. The positions are listed under Los Angeles.

    Closing Date: May 17, 2015 Posted: March 17, 2015
  • Community Outreach Coordinator

    Anderson Animal Shelter

    Responsible for the design, oversight, and implementation of community outreach efforts designed to educate the public about shelter programs and services and issues related to pet ownership. Breakdown of responsibilities: 1. Humane Education (50%). 2. Coordination of community outreach events (10%). 3. Creation and submission of advertising and media releases (10%). 4. Assisting with fundraising events (10%). 5. Website maintenance and social media outreach (10%). Training and experience in education required, Bachelor's Degree preferred. Excellent written and verbal communication skills required. Public speaking and experience creating and delivering presentations to a variety of age groups. Must have strong organizational skills and be efficient at multitasking. Must have knowledge of animal sheltering. Proficient and adept at using various office technologies including social media, graphic imaging software such as Photoshop, Microsoft Publisher, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

    Closing Date: April 6, 2015 Posted: March 6, 2015
  • Humane Education Manager

    East Bay SPCA

    The East Bay SPCA’s new 5,000-sq ft. Veterinary Clinic, Cat Adoption Area and Humane Education Center is now opened to the public! The East Bay SPCA is looking for a Humane Education Manager to be responsible for Oakland and Dublin locations. The Humane Education Manager oversees and participates in all aspects of the Humane Education Department including youth and adult education programs, school-based programs, summer camps, community presentations, safety and first-aid education, and other proposed programs. This leadership position is also a working educator position. East Bay SPCA offers a wide range of benefits to full-time employees that include Medical, Dental, and Life, 401K retirement plan, discounted Veterinary Care & more!

    Closing Date: April 30, 2015 Posted: February 27, 2015
  • Admissions Counselor

    Animal Care and Control of NYC

    Admissions Counselor provides a high level of counseling & interaction with individuals surrendering animals to Care Centers; help maintain the human animal bond by working to prevent surrenders & works to min length of stay. Maintain surrender appts; Assist public in admittance of animals through interviews & completion of paperwork; Conduct relinquishment interviews, provide counseling based on circumstances; determine if prevention /deferment of admission is possible with additional support; Manage use of surrender prevention support resources; Skills/Requirements: HSD /GED; Love of animals & ability to interact with them; Good communication skills; ability to work in a team environment; Bilingual preferred; At least one of the following: Minimum one year performing behavior assessments, animal training, other enrichment activities or in a veterinary setting, assessing health status, providing vaccinations, etc. or in a heavy counseling/ customer service/social service oriented role

    Closing Date: April 24, 2015 Posted: February 25, 2015
  • Dog Trainer

    Best Friends Animal Society

    Position Summary: Work with care-giving staff to assess needs, develop and implement a training plan for each dog to increase adoptability and improve the dog's chances of remaining in the new home. Develop and implement innovative training and residential management programs for behaviorally challenged dogs to increase quality of life and adoptability. Develop and present workshops for staff and visitors. Assist caregivers with making daily interactions with the dogs training opportunities. Please check out the full job description on the Careers section of our website.

    Closing Date: April 1, 2015 Posted: February 10, 2015
  • Humane Education Coordinator

    East Bay SPCA

    The Eastbay SPCA is looking for a full-time Humane Education Coordinator to work in Dublin and Oakland locations. The Humane Education Coordinator facilitates humane education programs, including youth volunteer club, birthday parties, youth camp, and school and community outreach programs. Responsibilities -Conducts humane education programs: youth camps, birthday parties, youth volunteer club, school and community outreach programs. -Assists with supervising seasonal positions (camp counselor, program assistants). -Actively participates in and supports special events, outreach clinics and fundraisers, as needed. -Assist with program administrative tasks such as schedules.

    Closing Date: April 1, 2015 Posted: February 5, 2015
  • Admissions Counselor

    Animal Care & Control of NYC

    Admissions Counselor provides a high level of counseling & interaction with individuals surrendering animals to Care Centers; help maintain the human animal bond by working to prevent surrenders & works to min length of stay. Maintain surrender appts; Assist public in admittance of animals through interviews & completion of paperwork; Conduct relinquishment interviews, provide counseling based on circumstances; determine if prevention /deferment of admission is possible with additional support; Manage use of surrender prevention support resources; Skills/Requirements: HSD /GED; Love of animals & ability to interact with them; Good communication skills; ability to work in a team environment; Bilingual preferred; At least one of the following: Minimum one year performing behavior assessments, animal training, other enrichment activities or in a veterinary setting, assessing health status, providing vaccinations, etc. or in a heavy counseling/ customer service/social service oriented role.

    Closing Date: December 31, 2014 Posted: November 14, 2014
  • Farm Sanctuary Internship

    Farm Sanctuary

    Looking for an unforgettable experience? The Volunteer Internship Programs at Farm Sanctuary's New York and California Shelters provide individuals with unique opportunities to advocate for and connect with farm animals, establish community with like-minded people, and acquire valuable knowledge of the various facets of animal protection. Since Farm Sanctuary was founded in 1986, interns have played a vital role in our efforts by enabling us to operate our shelters, conduct educational programs, and initiate campaigns to end the suffering of farm animals. Apply today and you too can contribute to Farm Sanctuary's life-saving work. Farm Sanctuary Internships are available at all of our shelters, as well as in various departments within our organization. Housing is provided for all interns who work at our California and New York Shelters. Occasionally, off-site internship opportunities may be available; in these special cases, housing is not provided.

    Closing Date: June 12, 2015 Posted: June 12, 2014

Explore Our Magazine

Animal Sheltering Magazine cover

Current Issue

Renew

Archives

Subscribe

Interested in posting a job working with animals?

Post a job
Powered by Convio
nonprofit software