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If you live in the UK and want to join us in improving the lives of horses, we may have job vacancies near you.


Our head office is based in Snetterton, Norfolk and is overlooked by our Hall Farm Rescue and Rehoming centre.

We also have Rescue and Rehoming Centres in Aberdeenshire, Lancashire and Somerset.

Rehabilitation Groom, full time permanent

Glenda Spooner Farm, Somerton, Somerset

We are looking for an experienced Rehabilitation Groom with a proven ability to maintain a high standard of work on a big and busy yard.  You will have a sound knowledge of equine behaviour along with the skills required to work safely and methodically with unhandled, nervous horses in a busy environment along with practical experience of lunging, long reining and progressing horses, starting from scratch right through to riding away and bringing on under saddle.

You must be a team player with a polite, professional and friendly manner, a sense of humour and the aptitude to work on your own initiative.  You will need to be prepared for a physically demanding and challenging role no matter what the weather. The ability to tow a trailer would be advantageous.

We offer free on-site shared cottage style accommodation and are located in a beautiful rural setting.  Well behaved and friendly dogs are welcome in staff accommodation.

Download the full job description here

If you would like to join us and help us achieve our vision which is a world where every horse is treated with respect, compassion and understanding, then please apply by emailing your CV with covering letter explaining why you would like this job to jobs@worldhorsewelfare.org

Closing date for applications: 28th September 2018

 

Customer Services Administrator, full time permanent

Head Office, Norfolk

Due to an internal promotion, an exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced Customer Services Administrator to join our busy and professional fundraising team.

The Role
Reporting to the Fundraising Data Officer, you will be responsible for all areas of supporter care including telephone orders, donations, membership and general enquiries.  You will assist the broader fundraising team on the charity’s Trade Stand and at fundraising activities and events around the country which involves travel and occasional overnight stays.

About You
The successful candidate will have experience in data inputting, customer services and the working knowledge of a mail order system.  You will have excellent telephone skills and be a professional communicator both verbally and in writing.  You must be resilient when working under pressure and have a flexible and enthusiastic approach to life.

About Us
World Horse Welfare is an international charity that improves the lives of horses in the UK and around the world through education, campaigning and hands-on care. We employ 130 professionals who are based at our Head Office in Norfolk, our four rescue and rehoming centres located in Norfolk, Somerset, Lancashire and Aberdeenshire and 16 Field Officers who investigate and resolve welfare concerns across the UK.


We offer a competitive salary, generous pension scheme and cash health plan as well as child care vouchers, bike to work scheme, employee sickness absence pay and a minimum of 28 days holiday.


World Horse Welfare takes great pride in being realistic, compassionate and forward-thinking.  The successful applicant will be expected to share these values.

Download the full job description here

To apply for this position, please send a CV with covering letter to jobs@worldhorsewelfare.org

Closing date for applications: 5th October 2018