Why we need you?         

Love our furry friends and talking about dogs? We need a friendly, approachable volunteer to

- Support in Pets at Home Stores to promote JGDR, by distributing our Happy Tails and engaging with the public. 

- Support at events both at our centres and out and about in the community

What's involved? 

  • Just 2 hours! 
  • Providing a friendly and approachable atmosphere where customers and dogs feel welcome and comfortable
  • Working as part of a team and making new friends
  • Interacting with dogs (and their humans!)
  • Some travel to locations (don’t worry, we can provide support with this!)

What skills and attributes do I need?

  • Possess good communication and interpersonal skills
  • You will enjoy talking to people and building rapport
  • You must be honest and reliable
  • Have the ability to get along with people and work as part of a team
  • A friendly and helpful manner
  • You must be able to maintain confidentiality
  • A commitment to our core principles and procedures

How much time do I need to commit?

Any time you can commit is valuable to us.

What support will I be given?

  • You will go through a full induction to the role
  • You will go through a risk assessment to ensure a safe and healthy working environment
  • You will be trained in every aspect of your role
  • We will provide you with continuous support and guidance in order that you feel confident in the role.

What benefits can I expect?

  • Developing your customer service skills
  • The opportunity to enhance your CV
  • The opportunity to develop new skills or build on existing ones
  • The opportunity of meeting new people
  • The satisfaction of knowing that you are making a vital difference to our charity and ultimately the dogs in our care.
  • Out of pocket expenses will be reimbursed

The above benefits are discretionary and may be amended or removed at any time.

Paw-ssionate about dogs? Then this is the role for you?

Where will I be based?

It can be at an event at or near one of our centres

North Lincolnshire
Nottinghamshire
South Lincolnshire
East Yorkshire (our community based support)

How do I apply?

Our online form can be accessed here - volunteer application form

If you prefer to print and send you application, you can do so here - Volunteer application form

Email [email protected] 

For more information or to contact your local Jerry Green Dog Rescue centre.