Volunteering at Dogs Trust Shrewsbury

Here at Dogs Trust Shrewsbury our dedicated volunteer team work hard along side the staff to care for over 100 dogs each and every day. We can not thank them enough for the 9,204 hours of time given to us in 2018.

We have new and interesting roles coming throughout the year so will be looking for people with different interests and experiences to join us.

If you are interested in any of the above roles currently available, please complete an application form (below) and either email it to [email protected], or drop it into the centre during opening hours.

Volunteer Application Form DOCX 74 KB

Current vacancies

Volunteer Laundry Assistant

We are currently recruiting a Volunteer Laundry Assistant to 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 DOCX 940 KB

Volunteer Events Assistant

We are currently recruiting Volunteer Events Assistants to 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. We hold a number of events to help us raise funds as well as increase awareness of our work. Our flagship events are our rehoming centre open days and our Fun days, which take place during the summer months, as well as a rehoming centre Christmas Fair. We also hold a number of seasonal events throughout the year and attend local community shows and fairs to fundraise for and promote Dogs Trust.

Volunteer Events Assistant Role Description DOC 2.98 MB

Volunteer Meet and Greet

We are currently recruiting a Volunteer Meet and Greet to support and assist the Receptionist staff at the centre, ensuring visitors receive a warm welcome, and a pleasant and enjoyable experience.

Volunteer Meet and Greet Role Description DOC 16.57 MB

Dog School Shropshire Volunteer 

We are currently recruiting a Dog School Volunteer to support and assist the Dog School Coaches during training classes.

Dog School Shropshire Volunteer Role Description DOCX 131 KB

Dog School Volunteer application form DOCX 127 KB

Applications should be emailed to [email protected]