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KENNEL ASSISTANT
Based at Frettenham (NR12 7LT)

We are currently seeking to recruit full-time Kennel Assistant, who is committed to providing an excellent standard of care to our rescue dogs.

The successful candidates must possess:
A genuine interest in animal welfare is essential
Experience of working with dogs is essential
Works effectively within a team
Practical hands-on, can-do and a hard-working approach to work
Excellent time-keeping and attendance to work
Ability to work 40 hours a week on a rota pattern, including weekends and bank holidays
Valid driving licence with own transport arrangements

Duties will include:
 Caring for dogs with a confident, patient and kind approach
Maintaining a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene throughout the kennels
Assisting in administering of appropriate health-care treatments
Working with dogs to gain their trust and confidence
Liaising with members of the public who express an interest in re-homing a rescued dog

If you possess the skills we require we would like to hear from you in writing, outlining how you could successfully contribute to this role (enclosing a current CV), marking your envelope strictly private and confidential to Debbie at Hillside Dog Rescue, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT

The closing date for this role is 6th May 2014

 

VETERINARY ASSISTANTS
Based at West Runton

We are currently seeking to recruit full-time Veterinary Assistants, to assist the Veterinary Supervisor in ensuring the health, safety and well-being of the animals in the care of Hillside Shire Horse Sanctuary.

The successful candidates should possess:
A genuine interest in animal welfare
Veterinary qualification, or experience of working with all types of animals in a veterinary environment.
Valid and current driving licence - essential
Trailer Towing licence (B+E) – desirable
Experience of tractor driving – desirable
Practical hands-on, can-do and a hard-working approach to work
Works effectively within a team
Excellent time-keeping and attendance to work
Able to work a rota shift pattern (40 hours a week in the Closed Season and 4 x 10 hour shifts per week during the Open Season), including working alternate weekends.

If you also possess the skills we require we would like to hear from you in writing, outlining how you could successfully contribute to this role (enclosing a current CV and salary expectation), marking your envelope strictly private and confidential to, Anne Vincent, Sanctuary Manager, Hillside Shire Horse Sanctuary, Sandy Lane, West Runton NR27 9QH.

The closing date for this role is 27th March 2014

 

MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL
Based at Frettenham NR12 7LT

We are currently seeking to recruit full-time Maintenance Personnel, to ensure all maintenance work within the Sanctuary is carried out efficiently in a timely manner.

The successful candidates should possess:
Genuine interest in animal welfare issues
Valid and current driving licence – essential
Trailer Towing licence (B+E) – desirable
Experience of tractor driving - desirable
Carpentry/woodworking certification – desirable
JCB licence – desirable
Welding certification – desirable
Possesses a 'can-do' practical 'hands-on' approach, with a hard-working attitude, requiring minimum supervision
Enjoys a variety of maintenance jobs and enjoys working outdoors in all weather types
Excellent time-keeping and attendance to work
Remains calm and in control when managing challenging situations
Able to work a rota shift pattern (40 hours a week in the winter season and 45 hours a week in the summer season), including working alternate weekends

If you also possess the skills we require we would like to hear from you in writing, outlining how you could successfully contribute to this role (enclosing a current CV and salary expectation), marking your envelope strictly private and confidential to:

 Gail Ewing (HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT

Closing date 6th March 2014

 

STOCKPERSONS
Based at Frettenham NR12 7LT


We are currently seeking to recruit full-time Stockpersons, working with large animals, including, horses, cattle, sheep goats, wild boar, ostriches and pigs.

The successful candidates should possess:
A genuine interest in animal welfare
Animal husbandry qualification or experience of working with large animals
Valid and current driving licence - essential
Trailer Towing licence (B+E) – desirable
Experience of tractor driving - desirable
JCB licence – desirable
Practical hands-on, can-do and a hard-working approach to work
Works effectively within a team
Excellent time-keeping and attendance to work
Able to work a rota shift pattern (40 hours a week in the winter season and 45 hours a week in the summer season), including working alternate weekends and occasional late shifts

If you also possess the skills we require we would like to hear from you in writing, outlining how you could successfully contribute to this role (enclosing a current CV and salary expectation), marking your envelope strictly private and confidential to:

 Gail Ewing (HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT

Closing date 6th March 2014

 

VETERINARY ASSISTANTS
Based at Frettenham NR12 7LT

We are currently seeking to recruit full-time Veterinary Assistants, to assist the Assistant Veterinary Manager in ensuring the health, safety and well-being of the animals in the care of Hillside Animal Sanctuary.

The successful candidates should possess:
genuine interest in animal welfare
Veterinary qualification, or experience of working with all types of animals in a veterinary environment.
Valid and current driving licence - essential
Trailer Towing licence (B+E) – desirable
Experience of tractor driving – desirable
Practical hands-on, can-do and a hard-working approach to work
Works effectively within a team
Excellent time-keeping and attendance to work
Able to work a rota shift pattern (40 hours a week in the winter season and 45 hours a week in the summer season), including working alternate weekends and occasional late shifts.

If you also possess the skills we require we would like to hear from you in writing, outlining how you could successfully contribute to this role (enclosing a current CV and salary expectation), marking your envelope strictly private and confidential to:

 Gail Ewing (HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT

Closing date 6th March 2014

 

OFFICE ASSISTANTS- ADOPTIONS
Based at Frettenham – NR12 7LT

We are currently seeking to recruit two full-time, experienced and friendly Office Assistants who will be committed to providing an effective clerical and administrative service in our Adoption Office.

The successful candidate will possess:

A genuine interest in the welfare of animals
Good standard of English and Maths
Experience of working in a busy office environment, with the flexibility to manage a variety of tasks within challenging time-frames
Excellent written skills combined with neat handwriting and attention to detail
Clear, positive verbal communications, combined with a polite and confidential telephone manner
Excellent organisational and administrative skills combined with proficient data inputting skills
Excellent time-keeping and attendance to work and willing to undertake new tasks
Happy to work within an environment where one or two of our rescue dogs are waiting to be re-homed and are free
to “live” and play within the office area, to enable them to develop social skills with people and other dogs.
Flexible working style with the ability to cover holidays, bank holidays, some weekends and Open Days at Frettenham
Valid Driving Licence and own transport
Supports the Sanctuary’s Ethos and Values

If you also possess the skills we require we would like to hear from you in writing, outlining how you could successfully contribute to
this role (enclosing a current CV and salary expectation), marking your envelope strictly private and confidential to:

 Gail Ewing (HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT.

Applications now closed

 

Office Assistant - Evenings
Based at Frettenham

We are currently seeking to recruit a part-time Office Assistant on our evening shift (three evenings over seven, four hours each evening),
to support the General Office Manager in providing administrative and reception services to a high standard;
To support and promote the values of our Sanctuary whilst possessing a genuine interest in the welfare of animals.

Qualifications and Experience
GCSE English and Maths (minimum Grade C) and IT qualification
Experience of working within a busy office environment, with the flexibility to manage a variety of complex tasks within challenging time-frames
Valid Driving Licence and own transport arrangements

Qualities
Excellent written skills combined with neat handwriting and attention to detail
Clear and concise verbal communication skills combined with a polite telephone manner
Proficient computer literacy data inputting skills
 Excellent organisational and administrative skills
Able to work on occasional weekends and Bank Holidays and attend Sanctuary Open Days
If you are happy to work within an environment where one or two of our rescue dogs are waiting to be re-homed and
are free to play within the offices, to enable them to develop social skills with people and other dogs. 

If you also possess the skills we require we would like to hear from you in writing, outlining how you could successfully
contribute to this role (enclosing a current CV and salary expectation), marking your envelope strictly private and confidential to:

 Gail Ewing (HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT.

Applications now closed

 

SECRETARIAL ASSISTANT/VOLUNTEER CO-ORDINATOR

Based at Frettenham – NR12 7LT

We are currently seeking to recruit a Secretarial Assistant/Volunteer Co-ordinator who will be committed to providing an effective secretarial service to the Founder/Director.

The successful candidate will possess:

A genuine interest in the welfare of animals
Excellent standard of English and Maths
Experience of providing secretarial/administrative support, with the flexibility to manage a variety of tasks within challenging time-frames
Experience of Photo-shop or similar computer programme an advantage
Excellent letter writing skills combined with an acute attention to detail
Positive verbal communications, combined with a polite and confidential telephone manner
Excellent organisational and administrative skills combined with proficient IT skills
Excellent time-keeping and attendance to work and willing to undertake new tasks
Valid Driving Licence and own transport
Happy to work within an environment where one or two rescue dogs are waiting to be re-homed and are free to
play within the office area, to enable them to develop social skills with people and other dogs.

If you also possess the skills we require we would like to hear from you in writing, outlining how you could successfully contribute to this role
(enclosing a current CV and salary expectation), marking your envelope strictly private and confidential to:

 Gail Ewing (HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT.

Applications now closed


STOCKPERSONS

Based at West Runton

We are currently seeking to recruit full-time Stockperson, working
with large animals, including, horses, cattle and pigs.

The successful candidates must possess:

A genuine interest in animal welfare
Experience of working with large animals
Works effectively within a team
Practical hands-on, can-do and a hard-working approach to work
Excellent time-keeping and attendance to work
Ability to work 40 hours a week on a rota pattern, including alternate weekends
Valid and current driving licence

If you possess these skills and characteristics we require, then please contact David Errington, OSR Recruitment on 01603 633600, advising Tom
you have seen the advertisement on Hillside Animal Sanctuary’s web-site.  We look forward to arranging a trial working day with you.

 

KENNEL ASSISTANT (Position now filled)
Based at Frettenham (NR12 7LT)

We are currently seeking to recruit full-time Kennel Assistant, who is committed to providing an excellent standard of care to our rescue dogs.

The successful candidates must possess:
A genuine interest in animal welfare is essential
Experience of working with dogs is essential
Works effectively within a team
Practical hands-on, can-do and a hard-working approach to work
Excellent time-keeping and attendance to work
Ability to work 40 hours a week on a rota pattern, including weekends and bank holidays
Valid driving licence with own transport arrangements

Duties will include:
 Caring for dogs with a patient and kind approach
Maintaining a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene throughout the kennels
Assisting in administering of appropriate health-care treatments
Working with dogs to gain their trust and confidence
Liaising with members of the public who express an interest in re-homing a rescued dog

If you possess these skills and characteristics we require, then please contact Tom Bayliss, OSR Recruitment on 01603 633600,
advising Tom you have seen the advertisement on Hillside Animal Sanctuary’s web-site and we look forward to arranging a trial working day with you.

 

LARGE ANIMAL ASSISTANT (Position now filled)
at Frettenham

  Duties include: Assisting with the preparation of feeds and feeding the animals, recognising health problems, replenishing and cleaning water containers and tanks, checking/replacing bedding, mucking out the stables, shelters and other enclosures, clearing fields of ragwort/stones and any other duties as necessary.   Experience of working with large animals (sheep, cattle, horses and pigs) is desirable.    Full time: five days 07.30 - 16.00 (40 hours) including weekend rota.
 

Please contact Tom Bayliss on 01603 633600

 

VETERINARY ASSISTANT (Position now filled)

 

Duties will include checking animals, preparing daily medication, animal treatments
and general adhoc duties as required.
The successful candidate must have equine and farm animal experience - be a good team player
and communicator as well as the ability to use their own initiative.
 
As this role involves physical work, the successful candidate will be required to
undertake a medical through our Company Occupational Health.

The position is mainly based at our Frettenham farm and sometimes at West Runton. 

 

Please contact Tom Bayliss on 01603 633600

 

Office Assistant (Now closed )
Based at Frettenham - NR12 7LT

We are currently seeking to recruit a full time, experienced and friendly Office Assistant

who will be committed to providing an effective administrative support service.

The successful candidate will possess:

Good standard of English and Maths
Experience of working in a busy office environment, with the flexibility to manage a variety of tasks within challenging time-frames
Excellent written skills combined with neat handwriting and attention to detail
Clear, positive verbal communications, combined with a polite and confident telephone manner
Excellent organisational and administrative skills combined with proficient data inputting skills
Excellent time-keeping and attendance to work
Eager to learn and willing to undertake new tasks


Happy to work within an environment where one or two of our rescued dogs are waiting to be re-homed

and are free to 'live' and play within the office area, to enable them to develop social skills with people and other dogs


Flexible working style with the ability to cover holidays, bank holidays,

some weekends and Open Days at both Frettenham and West Runton Sanctuaries


Valid Driving Licence


A genuine interest in animal welfare

If you possess these skills and characteristics, then we would like to hear from you. Please apply in writing, outlining how you could successfully contribute to this role (enclosing a current CV) and marking your envelope strictly private and confidential, to Gail Ewing (HR) Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT. 

The closing date for this role is 4th September 2013.  

 

EVENING OFFICE ASSISTANT (Position now filled)
at Frettenham

To answer telephone, VDU and other office duties

Must have pleasant telephone manner, neat handwriting

and a genuine interest in animal welfare
 

5pm-9pm - Three evenings per week

Some daytime and weekend/bank holiday work may occasionally be required

Closing Date 15th February 2013

Please apply in writing with CV to: Gail Ewing(HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, NR12 7LT

Stockperson – Small Animals (Position now filled)

 Based at Frettenham - NR12 7LT

 

To be committed to providing excellent care for our rescued animals.  They include rabbits, guinea pigs, goats, sheep, poultry (chickens and turkeys), aviary birds, waterfowl and ferrets, with many of these animals having special veterinary treatments due to old age, poor health or mistreatment in the past.  

 

The successful candidate will possess:

 

Animal husbandry qualification and/or experience of working with small animals, in providing a high standard of care, combined with dedication and commitment to animal welfare

Eager to learn and willingly undertakes new tasks and able to work without supervision

Possesses good communication skills and works effectively within a team

Takes pride in their work and ensures their duties are carried out effectively and efficiently

Possesses a “can-do” practical “hands-on” and hard-working attitude towards work

Remains calm and in control when managing challenging situations

Excellent time-keeping and attendance to work

Able to work 40 hours a week and additional hours when required, including alternate weekends

Valid and current driving licence

Supports the Sanctuary’s Ethos and Values

If you possess these skills and characteristics, then we would like to hear from you.

 

Please apply in writing (with an indication of your salary expectation) enclosing a current CV.

 

Post your application (marking your envelope strictly private and confidential), to Gail Ewing (HR) Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT.

 

Closing date:4th September 2012

 

 

Office Assistant (Position now filled)
Based at Frettenham - NR12 7LT

We are currently seeking to recruit a full time, experienced and friendly Office Assistant

who will be committed to providing an effective administrative support service.

The successful candidate will possess:

Good standard of English and Maths
Experience of working in a busy office environment, with the flexibility to manage a variety of tasks within challenging time-frames
Excellent written skills combined with neat handwriting and attention to detail
Clear, positive verbal communications, combined with a polite and confident telephone manner
Excellent organisational and administrative skills combined with proficient data inputting skills
Excellent time-keeping and attendance to work
Eager to learn and willing to undertake new tasks


Happy to work within an environment where one or two of our rescued dogs are waiting to be re-homed

and are free to 'live' and play within the office area, to enable them to develop social skills with people and other dogs


Flexible working style with the ability to cover holidays, bank holidays,

some weekends and Open Days at both Frettenham and West Runton Sanctuaries


Valid Driving Licence


A genuine interest in animal welfare

If you possess these skills and characteristics, then we would like to hear from you. Please apply in writing, outlining how you could successfully contribute to this role (enclosing a current CV) and marking your envelope strictly private and confidential, to Gail Ewing (HR) Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT. 

The closing date for this role is 24 August 2012.  

 

VOLUNTARY STAFF


Urgent - help require to dig up ragwort from fields before horses are turned out to graze

also

To transport our rescued dogs to the veterinary practice for neutering, vaccinations
and other treatments.

The volunteers will need to be experienced in handling dogs.

Dogs walkers also very welcome ...

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If you are able to help, please write to: Gail Ewing, Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT

Experienced Dog Handler-Kennel Assistant (Position now filled)

Based at Frettenham

We are currently seeking to recruit a full-time experienced and caring dog handler-kennel assistant who is committed to providing an high standard of care to our rescue dogs and who also must possess a genuine interest in the welfare of animals.

Duties will include handling, with patience and care, both small and large breeds of dogs, maintaining a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene throughout the kennels, assisting in administering of appropriate health-care treatments, working with dogs to gain their trust and confidence, liasing with members of the public who express an interest in re-homing a rescued dog.

The successful applicant will need to be confident in handling dogs of all sizes and breeds, must be a team player and have the ability to cope and be flexible within a busy and challenging working environment, possess a 'can do' attitude, be eager to learn, be willing to undertake new tasks and hold a current full driving licence.

This is a full time position, working 40 hours a week, 5 days out of 7 (between 7.30am & 5.30pm), on a variable shift pattern.

If you believe you possess the skills and attitude required for this role then we would really like to hear from you.  Please apply in writing, outlining how you could successfully undertake this role (enclosing a current CV) and marking your envelope strictly private and confidential, to Gail Ewing (HR) Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT

RECEPTIONIST/SUPPORT ADMINISTRATOR (Position now filled)

Based at Frettenham Full-time (40hr)


  We are currently seeking to recruit a full-time experienced, friendly Receptionist/Support Administrator who is committed to providing an excellent reception and administrative support service to the Sanctuary.

The successful candidate will possess:

*Excellent telephone skills with a natural ability to greet visitors to the site in a friendly manner whilst positively promoting the work of the Sanctuary.   

*Excellent written skills, combined with a strong command of the English language are essential, as supporters' correspondence requires a sympathetic response
*High level of proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Word, Excel and Outlook, with the ability to work to defined administrative procedures, attention to detail and uses own initiative.   *Excellent organisational and administrative skills, with confidence to manage a busy and varied workload, whilst on occasions having to meet demanding deadlines.  

*Ability to multi-task and be flexible in the support of different departmental needs, including stock-ordering.  

*A genuine interest in animal welfare issues and a desire to bring a positive approach to working within an animal sanctuary environment.  

*Formal qualification requirements include Business Administration, Information Technology and English language, although not essential where candidates are able to demonstrate competency.  

If you believe you possess the skills and attitude required for this role then we would really like to hear from you.   Please apply in writing, outlining how you could successfully contribute to this role (enclosing a current CV) and marking your envelope strictly private and confidential, to Gail Ewing (HR) Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT.   

The closing date for this role is Thursday 10 May 2012.  

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

ADMIN/SECRETARIAL ASSISTANT (Position now filled)

at Frettenham

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate good written and verbal communication skills and be proficient in the use of word processing; also have a polite telephone manner and excellent command of the English language, good computer skills including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook / Photoshop/Pagemaker desirable).

Must be able to deal with a variety of other tasks in this busy role including  advertising and sympathetically answering correspondence from our supporters.

Must have neat handwriting and a genuine interest in animal welfare and be prepared to assist with other office duties as required.  

  They must be able to communicate on a wide range of animal matters, many of which are of a sensitive nature.  Good personal organisational skills, combined with attention to detail and a confident ability to juggle a busy workload are required for this important role.  Must be able to use initiative and at times, work under pressure to tight deadlines.

Full time position (40 hours) including occassional weekends, must be flexible.

Closing Date 8th February 2012

Please apply in writing with CV, stating what qualities/strengths you can bring to this role to:

Kim Paul (HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, NR12 7LT

 

EVENING OFFICE ASSISTANT (Position now filled)
at Frettenham

To answer telephone, VDU and other office duties

Must have pleasant telephone manner, neat handwriting

and a genuine interest in animal welfare
 

5pm-9pm 4-5 evenings,  mainly Monday - Friday

Some daytime office work is also available to successful applicant.

Closing Date 8th February 2012

Please apply in writing with CV to: Kim Paul (HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, NR12 7LT

 

HR OFFICER (Position now filled)

at Frettenham

(initially six month contract – temp/perm)

To provide hands on support to our staff and to ensure HR polices and procedures are in line with current legislation.   The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate good written and verbal communication skills and be proficient in the use of word processing; also have a polite telephone manner and excellent command of the English language, good computer skills including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook).

Ideally, you will be CPP qualified and have a minimum of two years experience of working within a HR generalist role. Must have a genuine interest in animal welfare and be prepared to assist with other duties as required.   The ability to communicate on a wide range of matters, many of which are of a sensitive and confidential nature. Good personal organisational skills, combined with attention to detail and a confident ability to juggle a variety of tasks are required for this important role. Must be able to use initiative and at times, work under pressure to tight deadlines.  

Approximately 30-40 hours Monday to Friday (five days), must be flexible due to the nature of this important role.

Closing Date Friday 2nd March 2012 

Please apply in writing with CV to Kim Paul (HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, NR12 7LT stating what qualities/strengths you can bring to this role
.

 

CAFE ASSISTANT (Position now filled)
at West Runton


 Part time position until October 2011
(our cafe serves vegan food)


Please contact James Gooderham on 01603 767670

 

EXPERIENCED KENNEL ASSISTANT (Position now filled)

at Frettenham

 

Duties include: All general kennel duties to maintain a high standard of cleanliness/hygiene, recognising health problems. Liaising with the public wanting to rehome a rescued dog.

Must have a genuine interest in general animal welfare.

The successful applicant needs to be confident and have experience around all types of breeds, small and large. Must be a team player and able to cope with working in a busy environment as well as the physical aspect of this role. You will also have a flexible approach and hold a full clean driving licence.

Full time position: (40 hours a week) between 7.30am to 6.00pm, including weekends/public holidays as per the agreed roster.


Please apply in writing with full CV to: Kim Paul (HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, NR12 7LT

Closing Date: Friday 5 August 2011

 

HORSE CHECKER (Position now filled)

Experienced horse person to check 10-12 horses, at summer grazing,
twice a day in the Poringland area.

This will involve 2-3 hours daily, checking to make sure the animals are in good health
and keeping the fields clear of droppings.

This position is for 5 or 6 days weekly until the Autumn

References will be required

If you are interested in this position, please write to: Kim Paul, Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT

 

ANIMAL ADOPTION COORDINATOR (Position now filled)

at Frettenham


To oversee and deal with every aspect of our Adoption Scheme which raises vital funds to feed and care for our rescued animals. Experience in creative writing and photography is vital to this position, also to understand and be able to operate the involved computer system. The successful applicant must be able to cope with the mental and physical aspects of this demanding role and will be able to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills, have an excellent telephone manner, neat handwriting, be proficient in the use of word processing including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook) and have a genuine interest in animal welfare.

Full time position (40 hours) including some weekends

Closing Date: Monday 10 January 2011

Please apply in writing with CV, stating what qualities/strengths you can bring to the role to:

Kim Paul (HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, NR12 7LT

 

DOG RESCUE CO-ORDINATOR ASSISTANT (Position now filled)

at Frettenham

To help organise dog rescue and rehoming in Norfolk.

Excellent administration and record-keeping skills are essential to manage all aspects
of this challenging role to ensure that all dogs in need are neutered, vaccinated and micro-chipped
before being found suitable loving homes.
The successful applicant will also be required to help with other office duties within the Sanctuary.

Full time (40 hours) flexible position to include some weekend work.


Please apply in writing with CV to: Kim Paul, Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, NR12 7LT

 

SECRETARY (Position now filled)

at Frettenham

To sympathetically answer correspondence from our supporters and deal with a variety of other tasks in this busy role.

Must have a genuine interest in animal welfare with a sound knowledge of farm animal welfare issues.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills and be proficient in the use of word processing; also have an excellent telephone manner and command of the English language, good computer skills including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook).

  They must have the ability to communicate, both written and verbally, on a wide range of animal matters, many of which are of a sensitive nature.  Good personal organisational skills, combined with attention to detail and a confident ability to juggle a busy workload are required for this important role.  Must be able to use initiative and work under pressure, and to tight deadlines.


Full time position (40 hours)

Closing Date: Friday 3rd December 2010 (previous applicants need not apply)

Please apply in writing with CV, stating what qualities/strengths you can bring to the role to:

Kim Paul (HR), Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, NR12 7LT

 

RELIEF VETERINARY MANAGER (Position now filled)
at Frettenham

To oversee and organise all aspects of our veterinary department and to be responsible

for the veterinary needs of all animals in Hillside's care both at Frettenham and West Runton.

The successful candidate must have equine and farm animal veterinary experience, be a good team player and communicator, as well as having the ability to use their own initiative and report any concerns to management in a timely manner. You must also be able to delegate work and identify any training needs. Assist with staff reviews, issues/concerns and any adhoc duties as required including ensuring the cleanliness and presentation of the section is of a high standard.

This role involves working closely with other staff and management, also outside authorities.

Please apply in writing with CV to: Kim Paul, Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, NR12 7LT

 

EXPERIENCED OFFICE ASSISTANT (Position now filled)

at Frettenham

Must have pleasant telephone manner, neat handwriting

and a genuine interest in animal welfare. Excellent administration skills are essential.

Full time position (40 hours) including 4 hours on some Saturdays and occasional Sunday


Please apply in writing with CV to: Kim Paul, Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, NR12 7LT

Previous applicants need not apply.

Closing Date: Friday 26th March 2010

 

SMALL ANIMAL ASSISTANT (Position now filled)
at Frettenham


To help feed, care and assist in veterinary duties for sheep, donkeys, rabbits, poultry and aviary birds
 Full time (40 hours) including weekend rota


Please apply in writing with CV to: Kim Paul, Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, NR12 7L

 

WEEKEND STOCKPERSON (Position now filled)

at West Runton

  Duties include: Assisting with the preparation of feeds and feeding the animals, recognising health problems, replenishing and cleaning water containers and tanks, checking/replacing bedding, mucking out the stables, shelters and other enclosures, clearing fields of ragwort/stones and any other duties as necessary.   Experience of working with large animals (sheep, cattle, horses and pigs) is desirable.   Hours 07.30 - 16.00
This position is initially for a six month contract with view to permanent employment.  

Please apply in writing with CV to: Kim Paul, Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, NR12 7L

VOLUNTARY STAFF (Positions now filled)

To assist with the care of our animals at both our West Runton and Frettenham Sanctuaries.

The main duties will be to help keeping the fields clear of droppings
under the supervision of our general staff
A genuine interest in animal welfare is essential.

Volunteers must be at least 16 years old

and be able to comply with our policies and Health and Safety procedures.

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If you are able to help, please write to: Kim Paul, Hillside Animal Sanctuary,
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich NR12 7LT