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Head of Animal Welfare

Your chance to make a difference……

Here at Oak Tree Animals’ Charity we know every animal matters. We use our skill and compassion to ensure that every animal we are involved with benefits from our professional knowledge.

We are Cumbria’s largest independent animal charity helping animals large and small with the same devotion we have shown since 1909. Our success has always been mirrored by our willingness to embrace change and to look for a better way. Located in the idyllic surroundings of the Eden Valley overlooking the Lakeland Fells we are seeking an experienced professional to join our management team. This is a hands on role. To succeed you will be a talented and ambitious leader, with a strong background in proactive animal welfare which will include rehoming, community liaison and support. You will be comfortable leading teams of talented individuals with wide ranging skill sets and professional interests, building strong working relationships with the local communities and other welfare organisations and being a pivotal part of our future.

The post offers a competitive salary, dependent upon experience together with a well-appointed family home near to a popular village with excellent amenities and within the catchment area of Carlisle’s leading schools.

To apply please complete the application form or send your CV and a covering letter to:

The HR Department, Oak Tree Animals’ Charity, Oak Tree Farm, Wetheral Shields, Carlisle. CA4 8JA.    

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