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As a result of the ongoing development at the ISPCA, we are recruiting for a full-time Animal Care Assistant at our Equine Rescue Centre, Dromsligo, Mallow, Co. Cork.

ISPCA Animal Care Assistant

Essential skills:

  • Excellent knowledge and experience handling canines and equines plus stable management is required.
  • Experience caring for and rehabilitating sick, injured and traumatised animals.
  • Good basic level of education, ideally a third level qualification in a related discipline.
  • Must be proactive, flexible and willing to work as part of a team based on a seven day rostered system.
  • Excellent communication, organisational, and computer skills necessary.
  • Good customer service skills and experience working with members of the public required.
  • Experience operating a tractor/quad for on-going land and grass management.
  • Full clean driving licence is required plus a licence to tow a horsebox.
  • Applicants should have a keen interest and experience working within an animal welfare environment.

Candidates should apply by emailing a current CV along with a covering letter to  Please outline how your skills, knowledge and experience meet the requirements for this role and quote reference number ACAMW0720 on your application.

A job description is available for download here

The closing date for applications is strictly 5pm on Friday 31st July 2020


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