Spark Rescue Santa Barbara utmost importance in our foster program. We cannot save lives without the compassion and support of our animal fosters.
We are seeking a highly motivated, experienced and professional individual to join our team and assist Spark Rescue Santa Barbara with its foster program. Responsibilities include, but aren't limited to:
Maintain Foster Roster
Assist with fosters activities such as:
Event notification and attendance
Coordinate pet transport to/from adoption events
Provide assistance on needed supplies (food, toys, kitty litter, potty pads, etc.)
Needed assistance with pet issues (contact rescue behaviorist)
Provide assistance to fosters as needed
Schedule home checks and meet and greets on approved foster applications
Assist with foster recruitment
Assist with foster retention and foster recognition
Attend once monthly adoption events
Work with Adoption Coordinator on meet and greets
Encourage fosters to share their fostered pet and take pictures of their pictures to keep the pet’s bios updated
Foster experience preferred but not necessary
Must be computer literate and know social media platforms
Possess excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to work well independently, and within a team
Commitment to the continuous improvement of service quality and Spark Rescues mission
Have a reliable vehicle with room for a crate, current car insurance and a valid driver’s license.
You also need to have an understanding of responsible and secure animal transport.
5 - 10 hours/ week