Adoption Counselor – Part time

The Roanoke Valley SPCA is seeking a dedicated, customer service orientated individual as Part-time Adoption Counselor. The position is 18-24 hours weekly, from 11:30-6:00 pm.  Days vary and include weekends and holidays.  Wage is $10 per hour.

The Roanoke Valley SPCA is working to create a community where there are no homeless cats or dogs through the power of adoption, prevention and intervention. Adoption counselors are key to the success of finding homes for the animals in our care.

Applicants for this position must be enthusiastic, reliable, and detail-oriented, as well as having basic computer skills. Excellent communication and customer service skills are a must.

Adoption Counselor Position Summary: Provide excellent personal interactions and customer service to potential adopters so that they have a wonderful adoption experience with the Roanoke Valley SPCA. Help potential adopters through the adoption process of finding a new family member by talking with them about our available pets, the adopter’s lifestyle and home environment.

Resume and Cover Letter required to be considered for this position.  Send to rpierce@rvspca.org.

Adoption Counselor Job Description

Associate Veterinarian – Full Time

The Roanoke Valley SPCA is seeking an associate veterinarian to provide high volume, high quality spay/neuter services and community animal care on the Roanoke Valley SPCA mobile clinic. The mobile clinic will become a central focus of the mission of the organization through the prevention of pet homelessness by ensuring access to affordable veterinary services, spay/neuter services and other vital community support programs.  The ideal candidate will be prepared to assist with the the licensing of the mobile clinic, the development of operating procedures and have a passion for community pet care. 

The Roanoke Valley SPCA is working to create a community where there are no homeless cats or dogs through the power of adoption, prevention and intervention. The Associate Veterinarian is key to the success of preventing animals from entering local shelters and intervening in times of crisis.

Applicants for this position must be dedicated to the organizational mission, poses excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills as well as an ability to think quickly and remain calm in the event of an emergency and a willingness to rotate on-call responsibilities. 

The Associate Veterinarian will benefit from a four day work week and exceptional benefits including, but not limited to, four weeks of paid vacation, sick time, paid holidays and more.  

The position will remain open until filled.  To apply, please send cover letter and resume to Dr. Jennifer McFarling, Medical Director, via email.

Associate Veterinarian Job Description

Mobile Clinic & Community Animal Support Services Program Coordinator – Full Time

The Roanoke Valley SPCA is seeking a dedicated, community service orientated individual as Full-time Mobile Clinic & Community Animal Support Services Program Coordinator. 

The Roanoke Valley SPCA is working to create a community where there are no homeless cats or dogs through the power of adoption, prevention and intervention. The Mobile Clinic & Animal Support Services Program Coordinator is key to the successful prevention of pet homelessness through active spay/neuter programs and intervention through programs designed to provide alternatives to pet relinquishment.

Applicants for this position must be enthusiastic, reliable, and detail-oriented, as well as having excellent computer skills and a basic understanding or willingness to learn basic accounting. Excellent communication and customer service skills are a must.

Mobile Clinic and Community Animal Support Services Program Coordinator Position Summary:  Oversee the administrative and business aspects of the mobile clinic, including but not limited to scheduling, maintaining the daily financial records, networking, ensuring upkeep of the mobile clinic and scheduling maintenance as needed and coordinating volunteers. The Mobile Clinic and Community Animal Support Services Program Coordinator will also oversee the animal support services provided by the Roanoke Valley SPCA including, but not limited to the Pet Food Pantry, the CARE Fund, Pet Haven, and other programs that provide alternatives to pet relinquishment.

The ideal candidate will have the self-assurance and confidence to purposely drive toward results while problem-solving and focusing on serving others. The position offers significant opportunities for creativity, entrepreneurism, and social interaction.

Both a resume and cover letter are required to be considered for this position.  Please email both to Denise Hayes.  Calls and walk in applications are not accepted.  Position open until filled.

Mobile Clinic & Community Animal Support Services Program Coordinator