Animal Health and Welfare Consultant - Hayle, Cornwall
THE CINNAMON TRUST
Registered Charity No. 1134680
ANIMAL HEALTH & WELFARE CONSULTANT
(circa £30,000 depending on experience)
The Cinnamon Trust is the only specialist national charity for elderly and terminally ill people and their much needed companion animals. We have two unique home-from-home sanctuaries for bereaved pets, no kennels or cages, current residents are dogs, cats, ponies, doves, chickens, rabbits, geese, ducks, squirrels, sheep and of course, Pepper the pig. And we have over 1,000 pets in long-term (for life) foster homes.
About the Job
Based in our headquarters in Hayle, Cornwall, reporting to the Chief Executive, this post chiefly entails advising short and long term fosterers nationwide regarding all aspects of their foster pet’s care; liaising with vets across the country regarding treatment of foster pets in line with The Trust’s protocols and ethos; knowledge of alternative therapies (homeopathy, nutrition, herbal medicine and acupuncture) an advantage.
Salary circa £30,000 depending on experience. Pension scheme, 4 weeks holiday per annum. 35 hour week.
A VN or RCVS qualification is imperative. You will have at least two years experience at a senior level, be self-motivated and well organised, a good communicator with IT skills and a team player. You will empathise with and be passionate about the work of The Cinnamon Trust.
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Closing Date: 31 January 2021