An excellent opportunity has arisen for a permanent part-time Centre Assistant/Groom to join our dedicated team at The Donkey Sanctuary, Leeds.
Working 32 hours per week (8.00am – 4.30pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays), you will support the Centre Manager and Riding Instructors in the effective running of the centre. Your main duties will involve feeding, grooming and caring for our donkeys in the stable, riding areas and in the pasture, maintaining high standards of cleanliness at all times. You will assist with riding therapy for children and adults with additional needs, both at the centre and as part of our outreach therapy service.
You will have experience of working with equines, preferably donkeys, and experience of working with children, particularly those with additional needs. You will have high standards of stable management and animal husbandry with good communication and IT skills. A Driving Licence is also essential.
For more information about this role please download our Application Pack.
Closing date for completed applications: 12.30pm on Tuesday 14 April 2015.
If you are interested in applying for this vacancy, please download the Application Form.
Please print the PDF form to complete your application by hand or download the Word document to complete your application on the computer.