Volunteer Trainee Animal Care Assistant

Volunteer Trainee Animal Care Assistant

Long term role · Flexible hours
Stockers Farm Road, Rickmansworth, WD3 1NX, United Kingdom
Animal welfareNature & sustainabilityWellbeing
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Pumpkins Wildlife Hospital
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An interesting and rewarding role for those new to animal care, you will learn to work with our sick, wounded or orphaned wildlife at our wildlife centre.

Detailed description

We will provide full training on animal handling as well as looking after their food and living environment during their recovery with us.

You will learn to:

  • Clean animal enclosures
  • Ensure animal food and medical supplies is in stock and suitably stored
  • General site duties
  • Prepare animal food
  • Attend training sessions on animal handling protocols

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About Pumpkins Wildlife Hospital

We are a wildlife hospital and rehabilitation centre in Rickmansworth delivering veterinary care and support to sick, wounded and orphaned wildlife, getting them fit and ready to go home, back to the wild. We advocate for wildlife awareness and work with partners to save and protect Britain's wild animals and their habitats.