Vacancies for Key Roles in PDWRA!

Updated: 16th MAY 2022

We have a number of opportunities for volunteers to join our busy charity, from Trustee roles, to front-line Area Coordinators.

If you, or anyone you know, may be interested, or want further information please email:

Interviews for all roles are occurring on an ongoing basis:


Volunteer Area-Rehoming Co-ordinators (VACs)

We are looking for a number of dedicated VACs, particularly to cover the North of England.

Dedicated to a specified area of the country, you will be responsible for overseeing all of the rehoming and volunteer activities required within it from when a pug is surrendered to placing it in its forever, adoptive home.

  • Being available to receive calls, support, advise and reassure the public surrendering their pugs, as a matter of urgency
  • Organising the demands of the role, with commitment, responsibility and flexibility, delegating appropriately
  • Managing volunteer, foster and adoption applications, organising home-checks and keeping them in touch as necessary
  • Working to PDWRA guidelines and legal requirements including accurate documentation of each adoption case
  • Liaising with other resources available within PDWRA; network of VACs, in-house Veterinary expertise and Trustees
  • Providing ongoing support to foster carers and adopters as needs be
  • Helping to promote the rescue work and achievements of the PDWRA

This is a demanding, yet highly rewarding role. Full training and support will be given, with reviews, to ensure you will be confident and knowledgeable to perform this key front-line role for the PDWRA.

If you feel you have the skills and the time to contribute to rehoming pugs in need in this way,

please email:

A Full Job Description & Application Form will be sent to you! Thank You.

All successful applicants will require a Disclosure & Barring Check.