The purpose of the Court Appointed Community Service Worker (CSW) program is to use individuals seeking to fulfill court appointed community service requirements for Palm Beach County to help the League accomplish specific League goals.
This program is structured to meet the following objectives:
Daily, non-animal facing shelter and equipment maintenance
Enrichment and Food Bank support
If you meet the criteria listed above, your first step is to attend a mandatory orientation which you can register for by clicking HERE. Attending an orientation and scheduling a follow up interview with the Volunteer Manager are prerequisits to becoming part of this program. No exceptions will be made regarding these prerequisits.
Enrichment Prep – 10am – 1pm / 1pm – 5pm, Tuesday – Saturday
This role includes preparation of canine and feline enrichment games and puzzles that are disseminated throughout the shelter by staff and regular program volunteers.
Physical Requirements: Commitment to a schedule, bending, lifting up to 20lbs, tolerance of noise and odor.
Feral Cat Trap Maintenance – 3pm - 6pm, Monday.
This role includes daily cleaning and sterilization of feral cat traps. Using high pressure washers, detergents and sanitzation products, these traps need to be scrubbed, cleaned, dried and stored for the next days use.
Physical requirements: Commitment to a schedule, bending, lifting 25 lbs, tolerance of odors and heat (this position is outdoors)
Food Bank – 9:30am - 1:30 / 1:30 - 5pm, Tuesday – Saturday
This role includes rotation of food bank inventory, preparation of loose food items for feral cat groups, stocking donated items and light office work.
Physical requirements: Commitment to a schedule, bending, lifting 50lbs plus, customer service acumen and computer literacy.
Kennels or Cat Care – 8am - Noon, Tuesday – Saturday
This role includes daily cleaning of kennels, cages, watering and feeding, preparing enrichment toys, taking out trash etc.
Physical requirements: Commitment to a schedule, bending, lifting 25lbs plus, tolerance of noise and odors