|Name:||Cats Protection Education Speaker - This role is for Plymouth|
|Location:||c/o Ernest English House, Buckwell Street, Plymouth, PL1 2DA|
This is a flexible role and can be shared with other volunteers. Time expectation for this role will vary.
As an Education Speaker you will act as an ambassador for Cats Protection and play a key role in raising awareness of how the charity makes a big difference to the lives of thousands of cats and kittens in need each year. You will inspire others, develop learning and understanding of feline welfare and be the voice for cats in your community.
How we will support you:
You will receive full training and support in your role. Your contact for this role will provide you with day to day support, guidance and direction and your staff contact will work with others to ensure that you have a positive, enjoyable volunteering experience.
This role has been put as our address to enable you to find it easily when searching for roles around Plymouth. Plymouth Cats Protection have a volunteer run branch but this is run from home. Volunteers will visit schools and groups in the area they live.
From humble beginnings in 1927, Cats Protection has grown to become the UK's leading feline welfare charity. We help around 200,000 cats and kittens every year through our network of over 250 volunteer-run branches and 34 adoption centres.
Our work doesn’t stop there, however: we also provide an array of cat care information via our publications, website and Helpline; promote the benefits of neutering to prevent unwanted litters from being born and becoming the abandoned cats of tomorrow and seek to educate people of all ages about cats and their care.
Skills and experience required or could be developed:
•Good written and verbal communication skills
•Confidence in speaking with groups of people
•Ability to work on your own initiative
•Passion for feline welfare
•Knowledge of local community networks
How volunteering for Cats Protection can make a big difference to you:
•You will get a lot of personal satisfaction and enjoyment from your volunteering role
•You will have the opportunity to make a real difference to cats and kittens across the UK
•You will be able to develop new skills, expand your knowledge and use your existing expertise
•You will meet new people, make new friendships and work as part of a dedicated team
•You will become a key member of the team in the UK’s leading feline welfare charity
|Expenses:||Out of pocket expenses paid|
|Training:||Training and Support provided|
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