Volunteer Opportunities

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

Long Term Volunteer Roles

We are looking for people to join us long term to help build awareness for the Jane Goodall Institute Singapore. We need people of all skill sets to join our teams listed below.

Planning Team

The planning team of JGIS meets every Sunday to discuss strategic plans and organize resources for ongoing projects and events. If you are interested in doing skills-based volunteering and helping behind the scenes at JGIS, look no further!

JGIS Designers
We are looking for long-term designers to join us in designing our publicity collateral and for all aesthetic matters!

Commitment: Minimum of 6 months, at least 1 face-to-face meeting per month during our Sunday sessions.

Graphic Designer
Do you have a passion for communications design and the talent for art and creativity? Join us as one of our graphic designers to design quality graphics and illustrations for our digital content including website, resources and tools, and infographics.

Commitment: Ad-hoc basis

Social Media Coordinator
We are looking for talented, dedicated tech-savvy individuals who will be able to create and maintain a strong online presence for JGIS! You should be able to develop a social media approach to enhance the brand awareness through online channels and use engaging content to increase overall outreach. Dedication is also essential and you will need to stay up-to-date, consistently monitoring activity and user interactions on our social platforms.

Commitment: Minimum of 6 months, at least 2 face-to-face meetings per month during our Sunday sessions.

If you have excellent communication skills and a strong passion for the JGI mission, support us in our fundraising activities and assist in identifying and managing relationships with potential donors and sponsors. The role also requires you to assist the fundraising team in the development of fundraising budgets and policies.

Commitment: Minimum of 6 months, at least 1 face-to-face meeting per month during our Sunday sessions.

We send out newsletters to all our subscribers every quarter, and we need articles to keep readers engaged and inspired! We also love having new content on our digital platforms. If you love writing and/or would like to share something you’ve been doing/know about with the rest of the community, here’s your chance!

Commitment: Ad-hoc basis

Root and Shoots

Assembly Talk Speakers
Part of the work we do with schools involves giving assembly talks to students around topics related to the environment, JGIS, or Dr Jane. Our passionate volunteers take time out to craft the content for these talks! If you are interested in giving a talk and inspiring students to play their part in solving problems related to animals, environment and people, please contact us for further information!

Commitment: To be confirmed based on discussions with interested schools. Training is provided.

Workshop Facilitators
We also provide workshops to students and teachers on specific topics or skill sets such as capacity building. If you’re interested in crafting content or delivering these workshops, we’d love to have you!

Commitment: To be confirmed based on discussions with interested schools. Training is provided.

Roots & Shoots Curriculum Developers
If you would like to be part of the team planning the Roots & Shoots programme, we have open positions for curriculum developers.

Commitment: Minimum of 6 months, able to attend at least 1 Roots & Shoots meeting per month.

Raffles Banded Langur Surveys

The Raffles’ banded langur is a critically endangered species in Singapore and field surveys have been conducted over the past year to estimate population size and distribution. Join our citizen scientists in conserving the Raffles’ banded langurs in Singapore if you are interested in participating as a volunteer in the surveys!

Curious about what goes on during our surveys? Sin Wei shares his experience HERE.

Commitment: Minimum of 6 months

If you aren’t sure which of these roles you’d like to take up, or if you’d like to explore other areas you can contribute in, just reach out to us! We’d love to have a chat, just drop us an email at community@janegoodall.org.sg. or sign up below.