Animal Care Assistant - Lanarkshire Area

Location: Lanarkshire

The Scottish SPCA, Scotland’s animal welfare charity, is seeking to recruit an Animal Care Assistant based at one of its centres within the Lanarkshire area.

This is an exciting opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of the thousands of abused, abandoned and injured animals rescued by the Scottish SPCA each year.

Practical experience working with animals, a keen interest in animal welfare and excellent customer care skills are essential. Preferably candidates will also have a full driving licence and ideally an animal care qualification.

Hours are 8.30am to 4.45pm, working 10 days out of 14 on a rota basis to include weekends.

For further information relating to this position, please click on the job description.

To apply, please follow these steps:

  • Open up the application form. You have the choice of Word or PDF format.
  • Save the form to your computer
  • Complete the application
  • Save the completed application form again
  • Click on the ‘Apply now’ link to attach/upload the form.

CVs and covering letters will not be accepted.

Please note that applicants who do not meet the above criteria or provide the required information will not be considered.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 23 October 2019. First interviews will be held on 30 October 2019. Applicants invited for interview will be informed by phone or email. If you have not received a response from us by 28 October 2019, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Scottish Charity No SC 006467