Rabbit Care Team, Kirkintilloch

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If you think you have what it takes to help care for rabbits in our short-term facilities and to introduce them to their new owners, get in touch today.

Rabbit Care Lead

For volunteers aged 18 years or over only

Supporting a team of young people whilst conducting a range of rabbit care duties and public appointments at our Kirkintilloch facilities.

Min. commitment 2 hours per week

Rabbit Care Asst.

For volunteers aged 12 - 18 years

Help us feed the rabbits, clean their environment, give medications and importantly socialise the rabbits as part of preparing them for their new homes.

Min. commitment 2 hours per week

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Rabbit Care Lead

For volunteers aged 18 years or over.

PVG Scheme membership will be required, and is organised by Beloved Rabbits.

Our Rabbit Care Leads, working from our facilities in Kirkintilloch, Glasgow (G66), provide three core functions for the charity during their 2 hour shift each week:

  • Supervision, support, coaching and development of our young volunteers as they undertake rabbit care duties.
  • Meeting with members of the public as they meet the charity on an appointment basis for adoptions, bonding and surrenders.
  • Providing first level day-to-day care for the rabbits including feeding, cleaning environments, grooming, medication and socialisation.

As a senior member of the rabbit care team, you will help support and mentor our young volunteers as you work together to provide the full range of care needs of the rabbits visiting and within our care.

As a care lead you will help support the charity by conducting a range of appointments including rescue surrenders, adoptions, bonding services, care advice, grooming and nail clipping with foster carers and members of the public.

Each members of the PVG Scheme, they will offer the essential support needed for our Care Assistants to develop their knowledge and skills in rabbit welfare.  They will also have completed a certified Child Safeguarding course.

Full training & support will be given for the role.

Vacancies

Our current Care Lead vacancies are currently:

Sundays, 4pm to 6pm 
** Vacancy Available (1) **

Not For You?

If you are looking for something a little different, or your availability doesn't suit this role, why not consider our Welfare Check Team?

Apply To Join Our Team Today

If you think you have what it takes to help care for rabbits in our short-term facilities and to introduce them to their new owners, get in touch today.

Rabbit Care Assistant

For volunteers aged 12 to 18 years

This role is best suited to young people with an interest in animal welfare studies or careers after school

Rabbit Care Assistants provide all aspects of care needed including feeding, grooming, medications and treatments and socialisation.

Care Assistants work in small teams, with each team working closely with a Rabbit Care Lead and one of the charity's Management Committee during their shift.

In addition there will be an ongoing training and support programme ( that will support the Care Assistants to develop their knowledge and understanding of rabbit welfare as they volunteer, with recognition given at regular intervals of their development and hours volunteering.  As well as providing a strong background and evidence should the Care Assistant be seeking career or training opportunities within animal welfare, this will prepare them well for future opportunities within and outwith the charity.

Our Care Assistant volunteers aged 12 to 18, will be offered full supervision, support and direction from their Care Lead, who will be a verified member of the PVG Scheme (incorporating a Disclosure Scotland check) and will have completed a Child Safeguarding course.

Full training & support will be given for the role.

Vacancies

Our current Care Assistant vacancies are:

** No Current Vacancies **