Important: The Animal Home is open to the public on an appointment only basis for the purpose rehoming. Please visit our adoption process page for more information

National Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999

Helping us

Charity Shop

Charity Shop Manager - Acomb

Closing date: 5th June 2022
Interview date: 9th June 2022
Salary: £9.81 per hour
Hours: 30 hours per week

The Retail Manager will be responsible for increasing income and managing controllable costs. Working hard to ensure their store is hitting their sales targets and maximising their potential. We’re looking for an individual who isn’t afraid to get stuck in, who can help us modernise our retail offering and deliver a consistent high-quality experience for our customers. The post will involve working four days out of seven and will include weekend work.

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Animal Care Assistant

Closing date: 30th May 2022
Interview date: 9th June 2022
Salary: £9.50
Hours: 22.5 pw

We currently have one Part Time Animal Care Assistant vacancy at the York Animal Home. The duties include providing all aspects of care for the animals at the Centre; including feeding, cleaning and keeping the animal’s quarters in good order.

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Salary: Unpaid

We have an opportunity to welcome high calibre individuals to our board of trustees. Our wide geographic catchment area and animal home present great opportunities for the charity’s development in the coming years. This will include developing areas of enterprise, complying with a rigorous inspection regime and appropriately managing and training our growing team of staff and volunteers. We have a committed management team who organise the Branch and run the Animal Centre and our retail operations and who work in partnership with the Board of Trustees.

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Adopt an animal from us

Can you give one of our animals their forever home? Dogs, cats and small animals - take a look at who's waiting to meet you.

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Can you help us?

From donations to volunteering, we need help to care for the animals that are brought to us, for so many different reasons.

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About Us

We are primarily self-funding and the money we spend in York is raised in York and Harrogate and surrounding areas. Income is also generated by our charity shops in Goodramgate, York, Acomb and Selby.

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RSPCA York, Harrogate & District Branch

RSPCA York Animal Home
Landing Lane, YORK
YO26 4RH

Telephone: 01904 654949Our reception area is only fully manned during our opening hours, as our staff are attending to animal welfare the rest of the time.


Opening times:
Monday - Sunday 11:00 - 15:00Please note that the York Animal Home is closed to the public and all visits are by appointment only for potential adopters.

RSPCA York ShopRSPCA YorkCharity ShopGBPMonday to Saturday 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
5B, Goodramgate, York
Telephone: 01904 466140

RSPCA Acomb ShopRSPCA AcombCharity ShopGBPMonday to Saturday 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
43 York Road, Acomb
Telephone: 01904 788616

RSPCA Selby ShopRSPCA SelbyCharity ShopGBPMonday to Saturday 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
3 New Lane, Selby
Telephone: 01757 707100

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