Vacancy – Deputy Cat Care Manager (Maternity Cover)

We’re currently looking to recruit a Deputy Cat Care Manager to cover the maternity leave of the current post holder. The position will initially be offered on a 12 month fixed term contract.

Hours: 26.5 hours over 4 days (currently Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Friday)  Rate of pay: £8.00 per hour

The post holder will also need to be available to work additional hours, when required, to cover for sickness and holidays.

Examples of some of the duties involved (this is not a full list):

Oversee and assist with:

  • Feeding, medicating and general welfare of cats and kittens
  • Cleaning routines and adoptions
  • Website and social media updates
  • Customer service

Be responsible for:

  • Deputising for the Cat Care Manager
  • Vets visits
  • General administration
  • Supervision of staff and volunteers
  • New admissions and health checks
  • Adhering to Health and Safety Legislation

If you’re interested please download the full job description and person specification for the role (PDF files)

Deputy Cat Care Manager (Maternity Cover) Job Description

Deputy Cat Care Manager (Maternity Cover) Person Spec

You will need to complete the following application form and we would also appreciate completion of the Equal Opportunities form.

Application form

Deputy Cat Care Manager (Maternity Cover) Application Form – Online

Deputy Cat Care Manager (Maternity Cover) Application Form – Word

Deputy Cat Care Manager (Maternity Cover) Application Form – PDF

Equal opportunities form

Equal Opportunities Form doc
Equal Opportunities Form pdf

The closing date for applications is the 20th March 2018 at 4pm.

Completed applications and equal opportunities forms can be emailed to or returned  by post to:
Charity Manager, The Sheffield Cats Shelter, 1 Travis Place, Sheffield S10 2DB