Animal Caregiver

(WindReach Farm)

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Position ID: V-OSH0203
Last Modified: 04 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 04 Jan 2024

Opportunity Details: Animal Caregiver

Contact Karin Davis, Volunteer and Operations Manager, WindReach Farm; Phone: 905-655-5827 ext 225; Email:

Groom * feed and care for animals * clean stables and stalls * lead small animals

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Benefits Learn to care for animals * help clients experience therapeutic effects of working with animals
Clients Anyone with special need(s)
Ages 14 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Areas of Interest Animal Services ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Comfort level around farm animals
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; One year
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group ; Direct contact with animals
Minimum Hours 2 / Week
Dates and Times Monday: (9:30 am-3:30 pm) 
Tuesday: (9:30 am-3:30 pm) 
Wednesday: (9:30 am-3:30 pm) 
Thursday: (9:30 am-3:30 pm) 
Friday: (9:30 am-3:30 pm)
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Location WindReach Farm, 312 Townline Rd, Ashburn
Number of Positions Whitby 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided - Animal safety ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
Transportation Car required
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements Updated tetanus shot suggested

Agency Details: WindReach Farm

Office Phone 905-655-5827
Address & Map
312 Townline Rd
Whitby, ON
Canada L0B 1A0
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Mailing Address 312 Townline Rd 
Canada L0B 1A0

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