Volunteer vacancies in Kenilworth

Current volunteer opportunities

Dog foster carers needed in the West Midlands

We are looking for dedicated Foster Carers to help care for some of our dogs who prefer to be outside of kennel life for various reasons as part of our Home from Home fostering scheme.

We're particularly in need of people who live in a household with no children and have no other dogs or cats.

To apply you must meet the following criteria:

  • Over the age of 18
  • Able to travel to your local our rehoming centre regularly.

To find out more and to start your application contact our Home from Home coordinator:

Volunteer Canine Assistants

Commitment Required: 3 hour shift  (AM) – 1 day a week

We are currently recruiting a Volunteer Canine Assistant to assist the Canine Carers and ensure our animal accommodation facilities are cleaned, maintained and in excellent condition, as well as providing essential exercise and enrichment activities for the dogs.

This role is physically demanding and will require a lot of walking and cleaning activities.

Some tasks in this role could include:

  • Deep cleaning of Kennels
  • Preparing the kennels for Dogs
  • Making enrichment items for our dogs (especially frozen treats)
  • Preparing and making up feeds
  • Walking and exercising Dogs (dependant on suitable dogs at the centre)
  • Restocking Kennel Kitchens of food and supplies
  • Cleaning Kitchens and Corridors

Full details are on the role description:

Volunteer Canine Assistant DOCX 1.28 MB

Any questions relating to volunteering at Dogs Trust Kenilworth, please email Marie at [email protected]

Please note, all rehoming centre volunteers must be over 18 years of age.


How to apply

To apply for any of our volunteer vacancies simply:

Unfortunately, we're only able to accept volunteers aged over 18. Find out more about becoming a volunteer.