Dog Team Lead

Position: Dog Team Lead Volunteer

Organization: Meant 2B Loved Pet Rescue Society

Cranbrook/Kimberley

Overview:

Meant 2B Loved Pet Rescue Society is seeking a dedicated and experienced individual to fill the volunteer position of Dog Team Lead. The ideal candidate will have a passion for animal welfare and previous experience working with dogs, either through personal ownership or volunteer work.

Responsibilities:

  • Take the lead in finding suitable foster homes for rescued dogs.
  • Coordinate and book appointments for veterinary care, grooming, and other necessary services.
  • Transport dogs to and from appointments, as well as to training sessions.
  • Assist in the recruitment, training, and supervision of other volunteers involved in dog-related tasks.
  • Collaborate with the Adoption Coordiator/Counsellor to ensure smooth transitions for dogs moving from foster care to permanent homes.
  • Maintain accurate records of dog care, medical history, and placement status.
  • Provide guidance and support to fosters as needed, including addressing behavioral concerns and facilitating training opportunities.
  • Participate in fundraising and outreach events to promote the mission of Meant 2B Loved Pet Rescue Society.

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience working with dogs, either through personal ownership, volunteer work, or professional experience.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Reliable transportation and willingness to travel as needed.
  • Availability during daytime hours for appointments and other responsibilities.
  • Commitment to the mission and values of Meant 2B Loved Pet Rescue Society.
  • Proficiency in computer processing.

Time Commitment:

This is a volunteer position with flexible scheduling. However, if needed, candidates must be available during daytime hours as needed to fulfill responsibilities.

How to Apply:

To apply for the Dog Team Lead Volunteer position, please email us a brief history of your experience with dogs and why you are interested in joining Meant 2B Loved Pet Rescue Society.

Contact Information:

[email protected]

meant2blovedpetrescue.com