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Dog Foster Carer Coordinator

D.A.R.E Inc
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-Be passionate about animals -Border collie/working breed experience preferred -Time management skills -Effective communication skills -Social media presence -Ability to problem solve -Experience with team management essential -Must be 18+ and have a valid drivers license -Ability to work courteously and cooperatively with all members of DARE and the public -Work as a team player, supporting the overall goals of the organisation -Strong interpersonal skills - outgoing, patient, professional, and able to get along well with a variety of people -Access to internet at least 1-2 times a day. -Smartphone highly suggested for accessing emails when needed -Ability to handle multiple tasks and work in a fast paced environment under sometimes tight deadlines. -Maturity, good judgement and a professional personal appearance. -Ability to show compassion and empathize with the foster families. -Strong written and oral communication skills -Ability to read, write, and understand English. -Proficiency in Microsoft Windows and office, especially word and excel -Proficiency using Gmail preferred, including google drive (was google docs) -Ability to take initiative and work with minimal supervision and direction at times. -Well organised -Respect for all people and animals -Demonstrate affection for animals and concern for their welfare. -Ability to handle stressful or awkward situations with new fosters or DARE volunteers. -Understanding of all animals that might be placed within DARE. (different breeds of dogs and kittens/cats) -Familiarity with animals, knowledge of animal behavior, and experience working with animal welfare programs is preferred. -Previous experience working with animals is preferred.