Southampton Rehoming Centre

Fundraising events - Centre and community events volunteer


Events volunteer


Are you outgoing and enjoy interacting with people? Do you enjoy attending local shows and events? Blue Cross is looking for reliable and friendly volunteers to help run promotional events in the local area to promote our work. We are also looking for volunteers to help organise events and join our local fundraising group.




What you will be doing:


  • Attend events in the local area to promote the work of the Blue Cross
  • Tell people about Blue Cross encourage them to visit or support us
  • Give out information and stickers
  • Help organise events such as dog shows, collections, stalls at local shows, sponsored events and fun days
  • Be part of a group dedicated to raising funds and developing new ideas




What we are looking for:


  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Good communication skills and confident talking to the public about the clinic
  • Happy to work alone or with others
  • Friendly and approachable manner
  • Willingness to learn
  • Experience handling money (Beneficial but not essential)
  • Experience of organising/attending events (Beneficial but not essential)about


the work of Blue Cross


Benefits to you:


  • You’ll be helping pets to have happy, healthy lives
  • Gain practical skills and experience
  • Training including Guest customer care and full briefing on the work of Blue Cross
  • Have fun and get involved with a range of local events
  • Join a great team of like-minded people
  • Enhance your CV

 This opportunity is available at: Southampton Rehoming Centre, Bubb Lane, West End, Southampton, Hants SO30 2HL



Time commitment is flexible for this role


Our fundraising volunteers are free to give as much or as little time as they prefer. The role involves mainly weekends and bank holidays and specific shifts will vary depending on the event. Volunteers should be flexible with their availability.


Qualifications Required

  • Age group Must be at least 18 and older