Bury, Oldham and District Branch has an animal centre, 11 charity shops and 46 paid staff.


We are looking for skilled and passionate trustees who can make an impact and help us meet the challenge of ensuring the branch is efficiently and effectively run and is able to provide innovative solutions to changing animal welfare needs and ever increasing financial pressures.


Becoming a branch trustee is a great way to meet like-minded people, gain new skills or develop existing ones, while making a real difference to the lives of animals. Ideally, we are looking for trustees with expertise in the areas of fundraising, the charity retail sector, working with volunteers, business, commerce, marketing and PR. Trustees need to be committed to the RSPCA, have common sense and be willing to get involved.

Your role is one of oversight to support the operational decisions and running from our Branch Manager.


Your commitment


We have monthly committee meetings (in the evening) at the Oldham animal centre. We expect trustees to also have sufficient time available to keep up to date with branch developments; to help make decisions between meetings and to attend the occasional branch event. Trustees may also like to be involved in other areas of activity such as home visiting or fund raising.


How to apply


If you are over 18 and would like to find out more about becoming a trustee of Bury, Oldham and District branch please contact us at