Safe Pets Safe Families

Foster Care Coordinator - Pets

This position will be conducted at Marleston as well as online.

We are seeking someone who is outgoing, friendly and able to connect well with others – you will be the face of SPSF for new foster carers so it is about ensuring they have a great experience and feel welcome

Days are negotiable.  Centrelink 15 hour obligations can be met


• Processing and onboarding new foster carer applicants including contacting referees, organising yard checks, updating our foster database and providing the relevant resources and training.
• Recruitment of new foster carers to the group
• Contacting existing foster carers that have not been active for some time to see if they would still like to be on our database and obtain feedback on how we can improve
• Maintain private Foster Carer groups including posting positive stories, welcomes, thank you posts
• Assist carers to resolve any difficulties or concerns they have with fostering or the group in general
• Maintain our foster care database, updating with any relevant info about pets in the home, changes in circumstances or address, or information about any incidents with foster animals (ie after an incident it has been confirmed that resident dog does not like female dogs)
• Provide regular reports to the CEO (weekly) and the board (monthly) or as requested
• Assist with ongoing training of foster carers as required, including sharing process updates
• Assisting the volunteer co-ordinator with onboarding new volunteers in peak times or if they are on personal leave

Training is provided


National Police Check; Working with Children Check; DHS Screening Check; Driving Licence