Job Opportunities

Passionate about animals and want to make a positive difference?
Join us for a meaningful and exciting career to change the lives of our community animals!

Animal Care Officer (ACO)

Key Responsibilities

  • To be responsible for the care, treatment, and overall well-being of animals
  • Routine duties include cleaning/washing of cages/kennels, feeding, medicating, bathing and taking care of the needs of the animals
  • Assist with animal rescue calls when required

Requirements

  • Minimum ‘N’ Levels
  • Passion for animal welfare
  • Good communication and written skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Physically fit
  • Experience in handling animals an advantage
  • 5-day work week (8am-5pm) but must be able to work on weekends

Interested candidates, please send your resume to shelter@spca.org.sg indicating Animal Care Officer’ in the subject line.

We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

Please note that for all positions, you must be prepared to travel to 50 Sungei Tengah Road. Please check to make sure that the distance is not too far for you to travel before applying.

Clinic Admin Officer

We are looking for a highly independent and dynamic individual for the post of Clinic Administrative Officer. The job requires you to be in regular contact with members of public and community feeders and you will need to be able to communicate clearly and effectively. You will also need to be able to multi-task and be meticulous in your work.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain and update the clinic filing system/s and assist in the periodic stocktaking of clinic drugs and medical supplies
  • Assist with the answering of the clinic telephone calls, booking of appointments, and dealing with the members of the public who bring animals to the clinic
  • Responsible for the issuing and distributing of the sterilisation vouchers each month, maintaining data records for the Sterilisation Programme.
  • To look for and liaise with fosterers when there are animals to be fostered, ensuring the smooth running of the SPCA Foster Programme
  • Any other duties or assignments as instructed by Management

Requirements

  • Ability to coordinate and work with various partners and people of different backgrounds
  • Physically fit
  • Competent in common computer software
  • Experience in data entry and database management an advantage
  • Comfortable in the presence of animals

Interested candidates, please send your resume to hr@spca.org.sg indicating ‘Clinic Administrative Assistant’ in the subject line.

We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

Please note that for all positions, you must be prepared to travel to 50 Sungei Tengah Road. Please check to make sure that the distance is not too far for you to travel before applying.

We provide excellent opportunities for undergraduates or fresh graduates to do something meaningful for the animals and strengthen their resumes at the same time!

Education Intern

Duration
Minimum commitment of at least two months

Key Responsibilities

  • Planning and organising talks, visits, and events such as youth symposium and World Animal Day
  • Designing posters, banners, and webpages for the promotion of events.
  • Developing content for promotional materials
  • Assisting the Education Officer in talks, visits and events

Requirements

  • Qualified with or currently undertaking Diploma/ Degree in Marketing and/or Communications; those without the aforementioned qualifications but with experience in Event Management may be considered
  • Excellent communication (written and spoken English) with the ability to connect with people of all ages
  • Proficiency in Photoshop and other design tools
  • Committed to educating people on animal welfare and responsible pet ownership

This job description covers the main tasks. Other tasks may be assigned as necessary according to the Society’s needs.

Interested applicants can email their resume to education@spca.org.sg with the subject line Education Intern. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

Advocacy Intern

Duration
Minimum commitment of at least two months

The SPCA is seeking dynamic individuals who would like to contribute to Singapore’s animal welfare scene. You will get to be involved in various aspects of animal welfare work as an advocate making a difference for animals.

The work is varied and will hone your skills in areas such as research, writing, critical thinking, project management and public relations. The internship will provide you a deeper understanding of the complexity of animal welfare issues and how it intersects with socio-economic, cultural, political and legal factors.

Key Responsibilities

  • Researching animal welfare issues in Singapore and beyond
  • Analysing current problems and proposing workable solutions
  • Drafting position papers, proposals and letters advocating for change
  • Planning and executing a project to enact positive change for animals
  • Conducting research in the field

Requirements

  • Qualified with or currently undertaking any degree, having undertaken coursework with a focus on writing and research
  • Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English
  • Comfortable conducting fieldwork independently
  • A strong desire to make a difference in the lives of animals

This job description covers the main tasks. Other tasks may be assigned as necessary according to the Society’s needs.

Interested applicants can email their resume to hr@spca.org.sg with the subject line Advocacy Intern. We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

Communications Intern

Duration
Minimum commitment of at least two months

Key Responsibilities

  • Support content creation for SPCA’s social media channels, newsletters, magazines, etc with the aim of increasing awareness about SPCA, raising funds, and supporting cause marketing partnerships
  • Draft press releases, fact sheets, appeal letters, and other materials as directed
  • Support SPCA in our outreach and internal events
  • Track SPCA’s media coverage and seek opportunities with reporters
  • Help with planning and execution of logistics during media visits

Requirements

  • Qualified with or currently undertaking Diploma/ Degree in Marketing and/or Communications
  • Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English
  • “Can Do” attitude
  • Passionate about animal welfare
  • Strong belief in our values of promoting kindness and preventing cruelty to animals through education, advocacy, and action.
  • Experience in organising events will be an advantage

This job description covers the main tasks. Other tasks may be assigned as necessary according to the Society’s needs.

Interested applicants can email their resume to communications@spca.org.sg with the subject line Communications Intern. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.