If you have any further questions after reading the below information, please contact our Volunteer and Work Experience Coordinator on (03) 9321 8786 or email@example.com.
Before you apply, please check you can provide the following supporting documentation:
or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org
If your application is successful for further review, you will be contacted by phone or email to organise a time to come into the shelter for an interview with our Volunteer Coordinator. Please bring your drivers licence or another form of photo identification when you come in. Successful applicants will also be required to attend a training session to follow the interview.
We are currently looking for volunteers to join our dog walking team. To apply, please send in your completed application including all supporting documentation as outlined on the form.
Download the Volunteer Application Form (dog walking)
Our team of volunteer dog walkers exercise, interact and assist with training the dogs which are currently available for adoption, within and around the premises of The Lost Dogs’ Home. This program reinforces good behaviour to help prepare the dogs for their new homes, and improves their well-being while at the shelter.
Thank you for your interest, however we do not currently have any vacancies for event volunteers. Please check back again soon, as we will update this section when we are looking for event volunteers.
We are currently looking for volunteers to help in our administration departments. To apply, please send in your completed application including all supporting documentation as outlined on the form.
Download the Volunteer Application Form (administration)
Our administration volunteers work within various departments of The Lost Dogs’ Home, including the National Pet Register. Tasks include opening mail, sending out registration tags, filing, collating, basic data entry and scanning.
The Lost Dogs’ Home offers a work experience program to allow Year 10 students the opportunity to learn about animal care, shelter work and responsible pet ownership while working in a shelter environment. Students must book a full work experience week, from 8am until 4pm, Monday to Friday.
This program books up very quickly, so we advise contacting us as soon as possible at the beginning of the year to book in your requested week.
To check if the dates you require are still available, please view our online calendar or contact our Volunteer and Work Experience Coordinator on 03 9321 8786 or email@example.com.
The Lost Dogs’ Home provides corporate volunteers with the opportunity to complete voluntary work at the Home.
If you are allocated a corporate volunteer day by your employer, and would like to complete your day at The Lost Dogs’ Home, please contact 03 9321 8786 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.