Marketing, media and PR Internship/Placement/Volunteer (unpaid)

Website pausecatcafe Pause Cat Cafe

Increasing happiness with a haven for cats and humans and cats to enjoy each others company

Looking to supercharge your employability with a fun and creative placement?

There are some incredible opportunities to make a splash with some meowvellous marketing at Pause Cat Cafe

This is a really varied role with huge potential to learn, develop and shine.

With 250 press and media contacts including The Times, BBC and a handful of celebrity fans, a placement at Pause Cat Cafe can help get your work in front of some career-boosting names.

Working hard and dedicating your passion and purrfectionist nature to supawting 12 gorgeous rescue cats and Pause’s charitable endeavours, you will be expected to solidify our brand identity for kindness and help us reach new audiences who share our ethical vision.

Much of the work will require initiative and independent working, so we are looking fur someone with confidence in their abilities and the ability to self-motivate.


  • Placement year – full-time temporary contract for a minimum of 40-weeks (unpaid)
  • Internships – full-time temporary contract for a minimum of 3-weeks (unpaid)
  • Volunteering – a minimum of 3-hours per week, ongoing (can be working from home)

What we offer

  • A full induction, with ongoing support and supervision throughout your placement
  • Access to relevant in-house training and development opportunities
  • A great opportunity to develop your existing skills and to gain new ones

Additional information

Due to the nature of the role, some weekend or evening work may be required for which time-off-in-lieu will be offered.

Application procedures

Please send CV and an inspirational cover letter explaining why you are the best person to work with us.
This role is unpaid.

About Pause Cat Cafe

Our mission is to improve lives by promoting kindness (to humans and animals). Our first priority is a happy home for our rescue cats, and at the same time, we are a place for people to experience the healing serenity of being around cats: enhancing your mood, relieving stress, increasing joy and happiness. Our food is locally sourced, ethical and highest quality vegetarian and vegan food.

Disability Confident Employer

Here at Pause Cat Cafe, we ensure that everybody gets equal rights. To do this we have become a Disability Confident Employer, and have made a commitment to employ and retain disabled people. There are always alternate ways to do any task given, and we will do our best to accommodate people who have any disabilities by making reasonable adjustments to the job. If a disabled applicant meets the minimum criteria for the job, they will be given the opportunity to show their abilities in interview. We aim to make every employee that works here Disability Confident as well, therefore making Pause Cat Cafe part of the Disability Confident culture.

We will support any employees with managing their disabilities or health conditions, this includes encouraging employee’s to be open about their support needs; providing any reasonable adjustments necessary for the job role; ensuring there are no barriers to the development and progression of disabled staff; ensuring the manager is aware of how to support staff who are absent from work, and valuing and listening to all feedback given by staff.

This will be an unfurrgetable experience for the right candidate.

Don’t delay – apply now!

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