Tiverton Rehoming Centre

Driving - Driver


Do you hold a full valid driving licence and enjoy driving? Would you like to help our unwanted pets find homes more quickly? Our busy centre is looking for a reliable volunteer to help us transport animals between our centres and hospitals and speed up the rehoming process.


What you will be doing:

  • Driving a Blue Cross van (or your own car - If agreed) 
  • Transporting animals between centres and hospitals, foster homes and the vets
  • Moving animals in and out of the vehicle
  • Ensuring the welfare of the animals being transported


What we are looking for:

  • Full current driving licence
  • Confident driver
  • Regular commitment and reliability
  • Experience of handling animals
  • Ability to work in a team or alone
  • Willingness to learn and follow Blue Cross procedures
  • All our drivers will have a confidential driving licence check by a company called Intelligent Data Systems on behalf of Blue Cross


Benefits to you:

  • You’ll be helping pets to have happy, healthy lives
  • Gain practical skills and experience
  • Join a great team of like-minded people
  • Stay active and healthy
  • Enhance your CV
  • Spend quality time with our lovely animals then watch them go to new homes


Time commitment: Flexible as and when needed


If you have any questions please don't hesitate to give our Volunteer Co-ordinator a call on 03007771560 or email TivertonVolunteering@bluecross.org.uk

Qualifications Required

  • Blue Cross vehicle training completed Must be at least Yes
  • Motor insurance covers business use Must be at least Yes
  • Welcome to Blue Cross online induction Must be Completed

Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Monday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Tuesday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Wednesday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Thursday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Friday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Saturday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Sunday - Morning, Afternoon