Careers 2017-05-27T14:14:36+00:00


Heaven on Earth is growing and we’re looking to expand our team! Check out the available positions below. Join us and help save lives!


Adoption Counselor

Position Description:

The adoption counselor is responsible for facilitating adoptions at Perry’s Place, Heaven on Earth’s sanctuary facility, which is located in North Hollywood. This position is part-time, 25-30 hours/week and will include evenings and weekends (Thursday through Monday schedule.)

Specific Duties:

Facilitate adoptions

  • Welcome potential adopters to Perry’s Place and serve as a customer service representative in identifying a cat who is a good match for their home and family.
  • Keep up to date on cats available for adoption and make every effort to learn their temperaments and personalities.
  • Under the guidance of the adoption director, follow up on adoption placements by phone and/or email and provide appropriate support to adopters who have questions or concerns. Maintain adopter information in various platforms.

Other duties

  • Spot clean cat rooms and public areas as needed
  • Communicate with program staff regarding cat health and socialization as needed
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements/ Qualifications:

  • Passion for the mission of Heaven on Earth Society for Animals
  • Experience with and commitment to principles of good customer service
  • Strong communication skills in person, as well as by phone and email
  • Familiarity with the animal welfare field
  • Experience with cats and ability to handle cats properly and humanely
  • Ability to work cooperatively with volunteers and other staff members
  • Solid administrative and computer skills
  • Ability to take initiative and to work independently
  • Sense of humor combined with strong work ethic
  • Valid driver’s license and willingness to transport cats within roughly 30 miles as needed

Physical Requirements:

  • Physical ability to walk and/or stand throughout a normal workday
  • Physical ability to engage in repetitive motions in order to move cats and supplies
  • Note:  allergic conditions that would be aggravated when handling or working with animals may be a disqualification

If you are interested in the Adoption Counselor position, please email a cover letter with your resume to We look forward to hearing from you!



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