GTHS Dog Adoption Counselor

(Georgian Triangle Humane Society, Collingwood - 10th Line)

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Position ID: V-CWD0028 Last Modified: 14 Mar 2019 Last Full Update: 14 Mar 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactVolunteer Coordinator, Georgian Triangle Humane Society (GTHS); Phone: 705-445-5204; Email:
DutiesLove working with animals and people? There is nothing more rewarding then helping our shelter dogs find their forever homes! Dog Adoption Counselors help facilitate GTHS Dog Meet & Greets and process dog adoption applications. Shifts are 4 hours in length one time per week. Min. 6 month commitment required.
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Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestAnimal Services
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Various interaction levels
Minimum Hours4 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Afternoon (12 noon-4 pm) 
Tuesday: Afternoon (12 noon-4 pm) 
Wednesday: Afternoon (12 noon-4 pm) 
Thursday: Afternoon (12 noon-4 pm) 
Friday: Afternoon (12 noon-4 pm) 
Saturday: Afternoon (12 noon-4 pm) 
Sunday: Afternoon (12 noon-4 pm)
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
Location549 Tenth Line, Collingwood
Number of PositionsCollingwood: 4 individual(s) ; Simcoe County: 3 individual(s) 
7 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; - Excellent communication skills are required 
- Comfortable around dogs (dog owner, dog handling skills, etc.)
TransportationCar required ; Volunteers are responsible for own transportation
Police CheckNot Required
Additional RequirementsPlease refer to our website for further information on our volunteer program
Agency Details
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Organization NameGeorgian Triangle Humane Society, Collingwood - 10th Line
Office Phone705-445-5204
Toll Free Phone24 hr reporting animal abuse or neglect Ontario wide: 310-7722 * 310-SPCA
Address & Map
549 10th Line
Collingwood, ON L9Y 0W1
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