You'll be part of a team of ten volunteers who visit the homes of potential cat adopters to ensure their suitability to adopt a cat from Teckels. You'll to talk to potential adopters to:
* ensure they have really thought about the implications of owning a cat
* help members of the public understand the best ways to settle a cat
* help them understand and consider how their home may need minor changes to accommodate a new cat
Each home visit takes around 20 minutes to complete excluding travelling time. You'll complete a home visit form and feedback to the centre staff about any concerns, issues or questions raised from the visit. Rehoming visitors may also revisit the homes to ensure that the adoption has been a rehoming success.
What are they looking for?
You will have an interest in animal welfare but no previous experience is necessary as full training will be provided. This voluntary role will suit individuals who are confident communicators with strong customer service skills and can positively connect and communicate with different types of personalities
You will need to drive your own vehicle. Disabled toilet available. Induction for volunteers. Insurance cover in place. Training provided
When: Mornings/Afternoons, any day
Age requirements: Over 18
About Teckels Animal Sanctuaries (VG)
Teckels Animal Sanctuaries is a small registered charity based in Whitminster, Gloucester whose primary aim is to provide the best possible care to dogs and cats who find themselves in need of help. Animal welfare is at the heart of their philosophy and they work hard to provide the appropriate rehabilitation and behavioural support to the dogs and cats in their care who need this extra support. They believe their approach is more likely to achieve a better chance of a successful re-homing and passionately believe that every cat and dog deserves a happy, fulfilling life.
Over the years they have rescued and re-homed thousands of animals. They do not discriminate against old or sick animals and have a non-destruction policy. Everything they do is focused on improving the lives of the wonderful animals who come into their care.
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