Careers

Director of Development

The Director of Development is a crucial position with the Animal Welfare League of Arlington leading all aspects of fundraising for the League. The Director of Development works closely with the President/CEO and is responsible for the overall identification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of individuals, foundations, and grants. The League relies on development for a large percentage of its operating budget as well as several temporarily restricted funds that enable the League to provide extensive community services to residents of Northern Virginia. See the full job description and instructions on how to apply.

Foster Coordinator

The Foster Coordinator recruits, trains, and supports AWLA’s foster families to ensure each foster family experience is rewarding and that they have the information and tools they need. This position helps plan, develop, implement, and oversee all activities related to the foster care program including coordinating medical care. In the last fiscal year our foster families cared for more than 300 vulnerable animals. This position requires knowledge of animal behavior and health and the ability to work with various kinds of animals in a safe and responsible manner. See the full job description and instructions on how to apply.

Animal Care Technician

Animal Care Technicians play a crucial role in promoting the health and well-being of shelter animals at the Animal Welfare League of Arlington. The Animal Care Technician performs daily animal care including feeding and administering injections/medications, facility cleaning, customer service, and updating and maintaining animal records. This position is based in Arlington, Virginia. See the full job description and instructions on how to apply.