Volunteering with Pets

Volunteering with Pets

Interested in becoming a Volunteer? Pet.org.au acknowledges that our volunteers are the heart and soul of our organization. Your continuing dedication to our mission has brought thousands of hours of joy to both animals and humans.

Volunteers serve Pet.org.au in important roles at our facilities and in the community. Find an opportunity that’s right for you!

Animal Care Assistant – International and local Volunteers

Volunteers working in animal care help fulfill the mission by providing animals with clean, comfortable housing that leads to healthier happier and ultimately more adoptable animals. This is an advanced volunteer role open only to volunteers who are intersted to volunteer with us for a minimum of 2 weeks.

Volunteering in the community – Local Volunteers only

Community Outreach Volunteers will work with Pet.org.au to create a greater presence. Volunteers will work to develop a community presence and to build trust with residents, community leaders, businesses. Outreach Volunteers’ duties can be tailored to an individual’s strengths and interests; however most volunteers will primarily help out at community events and door knocking in neighborhoods.

Volunteers Program

Where: Australia, 40 min from the Gold Coast

Costs:
Free, but you need to pay for your own expenses.

Time Frame:
Min 2 weeks – Max 12 weeks

Arrival Airport:
Gold Coast International Airport

Types of Volunteer Work:
Construction, animal care, maintenance, animal assisted therapy

Number of Volunteers:
Up to 3 international volunteers

Age:
18 – 45

Age Exceptions:
This project accepts local volunteers who are younger than 18 years old with a letter of consent from a parent or guardian.

Volunteering Schedule:
Volunteer work begins on Mon.

What we offer

Accommodation:
Tent or shared room.

Meals:
We offer food vouchers.

Support:
Local in-country team and 24hr emergency support.

Airport Transfers:
Included on arrival and departure day.

Activities:
Sight seeing, tours to the beach and gold Coast hinterland, hiking …

Preparation Kit:
Full project details will be sent following registration

Orientation:
All necessary training and introductions provided via email.

Insurance:
Comprehensive travel health insurance with volunteer abroad coverage

What’s Not Included:
Transport, personal expenses, visa …

Click here to learn more about our program and the qualification process. Please note that you do NOT have to have an animal in order to become a Volunteer. Everyone is welcome!

Please contact us using the online form below to apply for our volunteer positions!

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