ID: 203685

Vet Nurse Emergency Response Volunteer various locations -- #203685

Animal Welfare Regular - less than 6 months Yagoona NSW

About this opportunity

As a Volunteer Vet Nurse you will play a vital role in assisting and supporting both animals and pet owners affected by bushfires and other emergencies in NSW. Your primary responsibilities will be assisting to provide animal health checks at Evacuation centres and RSPCA Relief Points.

This role is suited to applicants who are passionate about helping people and animals during times of emergency.

Benefits:

*Experience in a non-for-profit organisation

*Inclusion in a friendly team

*Liaise with internal and external stakeholders


Additional requirements

Other: Certificate IV in Vet Nursing or relevant qualifications Experience working in a team environment 1+ years’ experience working in a Vet Nurse capacity Ability to empathise and communicate with individuals experiencing hardship and trauma Demonstrated affinity with animals and a commitment to animal welfare Complete our online induction and quiz within 7 days Volunteers could be required to lift heavy equipment and spend long periods of time standing

Time Required

Volunteers are needed on an as-needed basis during emergency situations. The time commitment may vary depending on the scale and urgency of relief efforts. Volunteers will be informed of deployment opportunities in advance.

Suitable for
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Education & Training
  • Safety & Emergency Services
  • Working with Animals
Training

All training provided.