Explore our different areas

We believe it is important not only for our pets to be in the best environment they can but also you - our people. We want you to be happy and enjoy your role every day you are with us. We are always developing our areas - whether this is by new locations, better facilities or allowing flexible working. Perfect places, for our pets and people, is our priority.

Our Offices

Our offices We have support offices in in the heart of the Cotswolds in Oxfordshire, Hartlebury and also in London. The roles we offer here vary from IT, Finance, People & Development to Marketing and many more vital functions which support everyone at Blue Cross.

Our Cotswold offices are spacious, peaceful and functional. There is also the added bonus of being able to step away from your computer screen and take a walk out in the fresh air and enjoy the stunning, rolling countryside. Are you dreaming? No - this really could be your reality.

Our London offices are located right next door to our Victoria hospital, a site that we have occupied since 1906. It is believed to be the first dedicated animal hospital in the world.

Kind of roles you can expect:

  • Service Desk Support Analyst
  • Learning and Development Partner
  • Project Manager
  • Digital Marketing Officer
  • Supporter Care Officer
  • Pet Bereavement Support Service (PBSS) Manager
  • Education Volunteer Speaker
  • Volunteer Customer Care Support

Our hospitals

Our hospitals Ensuring we provide the best veterinary care for pets in need is so important to us. We have three animal hospitals in London and one in Grimsby. They are equipped with the best possible facilities and treat thousands of pets every year.

Roles include vet or vet nurse with a hands on role working with pets, a receptionist booking appointments or an ambulance driver transporting our precious cargo. Every clinical role is vital in helping pets.

Kind of roles you can expect:

  • Veterinary Surgeon
  • Veterinary Nurse
  • Receptionist
  • Volunteer Driver


Our shops

Our shops With over 50 shops in the UK at present, our retail teams play a valuable part in providing a high street presence and raising our profile. Just as importantly, they raise a fantastic amount of money each year. Without them we really couldn’t help as many pets as we do.

A role in our retail team could see you managing every aspect of the shop you work in. You will be responsible for deciding what stock you want to sell (donations depending), planning window displays, training volunteers, managing rotas and working to achieve targets.

If providing great customer service, working with brilliant volunteers and raising funds for a fantastic cause appeals to you, then take a look at our current vacancies.

Kind of roles you can expect:

  • Assistant Shop Manager
  • Shop manager
  • Volunteer Shop Assistant

Our rehoming centres and rehoming and advice units

Our shops Our rehoming centres and rehoming and advice units, based throughout England and Wales, find pets the loving home they deserve.

These roles are incredibly rewarding but there are also some tough times. It can be heart breaking dealing with owners who are giving up their pets, so at times our teams need to support people, as much as the pets.

Kind of roles you can expect:

  • Animal Welfare Assistant
  • Volunteer Coordinator
  • Horse Care Groom
  • Volunteer short term fosterer

Our vision is that every pet will enjoy a healthy life in a happy home is incredibly rewarding and our great teams ensure we work together to achieve this.