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Volunteering vacancies at Dogs Trust Ballymena

To apply for our current vacancies, please email a completed application form to [email protected] or drop it into the centre during opening hours.

Volunteer Application Form DOCX 74 KB

Please note, you must be over 18 years old to volunteer at the rehoming centre.

Current vacancies

Volunteer Laundry Assistant

 This role will ensure our dogs have clean and fresh blankets / bedding available by supporting our Canine Carers in carrying out tasks associated with our on-site laundry.

Volunteer Laundry Assistant: Role Description PDF 234 KB

Volunteer Gardener/Grounds Assistant

This role will assist the Maintenance Operative by maintaining outdoor areas and to keep the centre clean, tidy and well presented.

Volunteer Gardener/Grounds Assistant: Role Decription PDF 311 KB

Meet & Greet/Reception Volunteer

This role will support and assist the Receptionist staff at the centre, ensuring visitors receive a warm welcome, and a pleasant and enjoyable experience. 

Meet & Greet/Reception Volunteer: Role Description PDF 266 KB

Volunteer Off-site Dog Walker

This role will assist our Canine Carers by providing essential exercise for our dogs both on and off-site and in-line with Dogs Trust’s standards and guidelines. 

Volunteer Off-site Dog Walker: Role Description PDF 265 KB

Volunteer Events Supporter

This role will support the smooth running of Dogs Trust events by working alongside staff and other volunteers, to provide a friendly and helpful experience to our supporters and members of the public. 

Volunteer Events Supporter: Role Description PDF 260 KB

Volunteer Administrator

Our volunteer administrators work closely with Dogs Trust employees on a wide and changing range of tasks. Mostly desk-based, they support the work of Dogs Trust by completing a variety of administrative duties.

Volunteer Administrator: Role Description PDF 230 KB

Media Support Volunteer

This role will photograph and film dogs within the rehoming centre for promotional opportunities.

Media Support Volunteer: Role Description PDF 233 KB

Volunteer Canine Assistant

This role will support and assist the Canine Carers to ensure our animal accommodation facilities are cleaned, maintained and in excellent condition and help provide essential exercise and enrichment activities for the dogs.

Volunteer Canine Assistant: Role Description PDF 192 KB

Volunteer Home Visitor

This role will help Dogs Trust assess the suitability of prospective new owners’ homes. Due to the nature of this role flexibility will be required to fit with around customer availability. 

Volunteer Home Visitor: Role Descripton PDF 248 KB