Donkey Welfare Adviser (DWA)
The Donkey Sanctuary Ireland is looking for a dynamic and resourceful professional to join its team as a DWA, primarily to be based and operate somewhere in the southern region of Ireland. This is a role that requires excellent equine and people skills and predominantly involves hands-on field based work concerning equine welfare.
You will take appropriate action when required to prevent donkeys and mules suffering, and will anticipate and take preventative steps to avoid cruelty, distress or poor treatment. You will grow and support a high quality rehoming scheme. You will provide expert training and education to potential donkey guardians and other stakeholders concerning the care and welfare of donkeys and mules.
This is a full time, permanent annualised hours contract, working an average of 40 hours per week. Flexibility will be required to meet the needs of the charity and the demands of the role.
If you feel you have the qualities, skills and experience to fulfill this varied, rewarding and vital role, and would like to be part of the evolving program of change taking place within the charity, we would love to hear from you. Visit www.thedonkeysanctuary.ie and click on Jobs for more details and an application pack.
Closing date for completed applications: Monday 30th September 2019.