Puppy Raising Advisor
We have an exciting and unique opportunity to work within our Dogs Services team to contribute to the Guide Dog and Autism Assistance Dog Development programs!
Essential to the role is a qualification in canine behaviour and training and/or Vet Nursing, with a proven ability to train and educate adults as well as highly developed communication skills.
As a Puppy Raising Advisor, you will assist in the recruitment, and be responsible for the development, education and ongoing support of our puppy raising volunteers. You will assess development, and assist in monitoring the temperament and health of pups and dogs on the program.
Your confidence with both dogs and people will be invaluable, as will your knowledge and understanding of canine temperament, health and wellbeing and learning and developmental processes. You will have previous experience in canine training and a willingness to follow Guide Dogs SA/NT training best practice principles.
A current Driver’s License and National Police Clearance will be required.
A competitive remuneration package is available commensurate with skills and experience, which includes tax-free salary packaging.
For a complete description of the role’s key responsibilities and requirements, please review the Position Description.
For a confidential discussion please call Tracey Stuart, Dog Services Operations Supervisor, on (08) 8203 8329.
Please email your application to email@example.com
Applications close by 5pm Tuesday 22nd September 2020.