Job Description

The Cat Care Programs Lead is responsible for the management, oversight, progress, and expansion of all existing cat care programs including intake, path planning, enrichment, foster and adoption programs.
• Manage all aspects of cat intakes including the development of relationships with rescue partners, finding appropriate intake candidates, and handling the logistics of the intake.
• Develop necessary behavior and enrichment plans as a path to adoption.
• Work with ShelterLuv, our shelter software, to make sure that information on each cat is current, review adoption applications and surrender forms, and process adoptions.
• Participate in the development of the cat foster program and assist with matching foster animals to fosters.
• Approve all cat adoptions and cat surrenders.
• Communicate cat updates to staff and volunteers.
• Serves as manager on duty for some open hours.
• Be a resource for the community for cat inquiries and questions.
• Stay knowledgeable of the best and most up to date cat practices.
• Work interdepartmentally to ensure best animal outcomes.
• Develop relationships with volunteers.
• Assist with volunteer or animal care staff shifts lacking coverage.

This is a full time job

Contact Information

Job Contact Details

Edie Eiseman
Business Operations Manager
847-296-6400

Closing Date: Friday, July 1, 2022

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