Vacancy – Deputy Cat Care Manager

  • Are you looking for an interesting and varied role working with animals?
  • Do you have management/supervisory experience?

Yes? Then read on.

  • Days: 4 days; Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
  • Salary: £8.00 per hour
  • Annual Leave: 5.6 weeks

We are looking for a Deputy Cat Care Manager, with hands on experience of working with animals, and a proven track record of supervising others.

The position of Deputy Cat Care Manager will involve:

  • Deputising for the Cat Care Manager and ensuring the provision of high standards of care for the cats and kittens in the Charity’s keeping and to find them homes
  • Feeding and medicating cats and kittens
  • Overseeing medical records, treatment of cats and monitoring any ill health
  • Arranging and undertaking vets visits and completing associated paperwork
  • Overseeing new admissions, health checks and associated paperwork
  • Assisting in assessing the adoption needs of each cat or kitten
  • Sharing responsibility for round the clock medical checks and feeding of kittens as required
  • Reception duties
  • Carrying out supervisory responsibilities for example; standard of work, attendance, training and issue resolution.
  • Ensuring that all staff and volunteers maintain a high level of customer care at all time

Please see the full Job Description and Person Specification (download below) for more information.

To apply please complete an application form:-

Apply online (via a Google Form)

Or download a Word or PDF version:

Completed applications and equal opportunities forms should be returned to Personnel@thesheffieldcatsshelter.org.uk or by post by 5pm on 13th August 2017.  Any questions about this vacancy can also be sent to the Personnel inbox.

Postal applications should be addressed to:

Josie Walker
Charity Manager
The Sheffield Cats Shelter
1 Travis Place
Sheffield
S10 2DB

We look forward to hearing from you.