Sunderland, Hartlepool and South Tyneside Branch


Animal Care Assistant 

We are recruiting for an Animal Care Assistant for a minimum of 16 hours per week across a variable 7-day rota. Animal Care Assistants work as part of a dedicated team to provide care for and rehome unwanted, sick, injured or abandoned animals which come into the RSPCA’s care. They advise new potential owners and members of the public on the care and welfare needs of their animals. As well as providing and developing rehoming and animal welfare activities.

If you are interested in joining our team please contact for a full job description and application form. Closing date will be Friday 3rd November.


Shop Volunteers

Our shops are always in need of any help you can offer. We have 14 shops across the Bury, Oldham and Tameside areas. If you are interested in volunteering in one of our shops please contact them directly, you can find all of their contact information under the ‘shops’ tab. Alternatively email for an application form.

Our Chadderton, Rawtenstall and Springhead shops are in great need of some help, if you would be interested please don’t hesitate to contact them or call in to speak to the Shop Managers.