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Volunteer

Looking to use your skills and lend a hand for a good cause?

By volunteering with UNICEF Australia locally, nationally or abroad, you will be a wonderful resource to the busy team and your contributions will be greatly appreciated by not only the UNICEF Australia staff but also by countless children around the world.

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To join the team and get started, please choose from below:
 

Where do you want to volunteer?


       Volunteer in Australia                             Volunteer Overseas       
 

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Volunteer in Australia

There are multiple ways you can volunteer for UNICEF Australia. Please follow the links below to find out more.

Volunteer at UNICEF Australia   Volunteer in the UNICEF Australia office
Our volunteers are a wonderful resource and their contribution helps us to keep our costs to a minimum. Read more about volunteering in the UNICEF Australia office.
Internships
    Internships
If you're a student or recent graduate then you may be interested in our Internship program.
Young Ambassadors
  UNICEF Australia Young Ambassador
If you're aged between 15 and 24 years, you could become the next UNICEF Australia Young Ambassador.
Businesses
  Business Partnerships
Our relationships with businesses in Australia are vital in supplying a steady stream of skilled volunteers. Find out more about how your business or work place can get involved.


Volunteer Overseas

As UNICEF Australia's primary role in Australia is advocacy and fundraising, UNICEF Australia does not directly recruit volunteers or employees to work with UNICEF Australia overseas.

However, there are many partner programs and organisations through which you can volunteer overseas.
 

AYAD
  Australian Youth Ambassadors for Development
The Australian Youth Ambassadors for Development (AYAD) program places skilled young Australian volunteers aged 18-30 on short-term assignments with development organisations in developing countries.
     
     
Volunteer Abroad
    Volunteer with another partner organisation
There are multiple partner organisations and programs of UNICEF Australia that you can volunteer abroad with. To see the list and also download our comprehensive Guide to Volunteering Overseas, click here.



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