RSPCA Victoria

RSPCA Victoria

Burwood East, VIC

Animal Career Discovery Day

What to Bring

  • Your enthusiasm!
  • BYO lunch or take advantage of our fantastic on-site café or nearby shops.

What to Wear

  • For safety reasons, please wear appropriate clothing and closed-in shoes.

Appropriate For

  • Students who want to learn about a career in animal care. Attendees must be in Year 9 or above. Parent/guardian approval required for attendees under 18 years of age.

Animal Career Discovery Day

About This Class

Class Schedule

  • 9:00 AM -3:30 PM
  • Duration: 6.5 Hours including morning tea, interactive Q&A sessions, hands-on activities and a tour of RSPCA Burwood East

What You Will Learn

  • Unlock pathways and learn how to succeed in an animal care profession
  • Gain industry insights from professionals actively working in animal care and protection
  • Hands-on activities and behind-the-scenes tour

What You Get

  • Informative and fun sessions with industry specialists and skilled professionals
  • Q&A sessions with presenters including Vets, Vet Nurses, Behaviourists, Inspectors, Animal Attendants, and Customer Care Officers
  • Hands-on activities and a behind-the-scenes tour at RSPCA Burwood East
  • Certificate of Attendance and take home activity pack
  • Complimentary morning tea


Gain insight from current industry specialists and unlock pathways to a fulfilling career with animals.

As the leading animal welfare organisation in Victoria, we utilise a range of skilled staff to care for animals and campaign for better animal welfare. We invite students to learn about a career in animal care and talk with skilled professionals who are actively working in animal care and protection.

What happens

  • Please arrive at the Burwood East Education Centre 10 minutes before your session to register and so that we can start on time. Parking is available on site.
  • Meet and work with our experienced Education staff and their animals, along with industry experts.
  • Take a behind-the-scenes tour of our RSPCA Burwood East facility.

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Jul 2017
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I discovered that there are many more career choices than I thought. I loved the barn animals and hearing first count experiences from each job type. I have realised that I would be interested in a career in more areas than I thought.

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