Working for the RSPCA in the Rochdale Borough

The Rochdale & District branch employs people in the Animal Centre and its six charity shops, assisted by volunteers.

Animal Centre Vacancies

Vacancies for Manager, Deputy Manager and Animal Care Assistants may arise from time to time and any vacancies will be shown below.

It is advisable to have, or be studying for, Animal Care qualifications. Contact your local college for details of courses available.

Charity Shop Vacancies

Vacancies which occur in the shops are usually advertised in the local press and/or charity shops and may be also shown below if there are any available.


Experience of animal care can be gained by applying to be a volunteer at the Animal Centre. By volunteering in our shops you can gain retail experience.

A downloadable Volunteer Application Form is available on the website, or call in at the Animal Centre during opening hours. Please ring the Centre on 01706 861897 for further details.

Check our Volunteering page for more details.