Volunteer in Phuket

Phuket is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Thailand with millions of tourists visiting anually. This area of Thailand is spectacular with beaches, amazing hotels and lots of amazing day trips. If you would like to do more than just sunbathing search day, short and long term volunteer projects from top rated organisations in Phuket.

 
 

Volunteer Projects in Phuket

A Guide to Volunteering in Phuket

Lots of volunteer organisations in Phuket accept applications from international participants even if you don't speak Thai or have any specific skills. Short and long term projects are available, from 1 day to 4 weeks+.

So whether you have a short holiday planned, or are keen to go travelling or spend a gap year in Thailand and have more time to spare you will be able to commit as much or a little time as you want.

Most organisations will require you to be aged 17+ unless joining as a group or with your family then younger ages are generally accepted.

 

Why Volunteer in Phuket

There are so many great reasons to apply including:

  • This is one of the most beautiful places to volunteer in Thailand
  • Escape the tourist resorts and do something rewarding
  • Make new friends
  • Learn more about Phuket and worthwhile work being done here

 

Where You Can Participate

There are programs throughout the region. Some sanctuaries and organisations are in remote locations but Phuket isn't a huge destination as everywhere can be reached within a few hours by car/taxi.

 

Types of Projects

  • Animal care
  • Community work
  • Conservation

 

NGO Volunteering in Phuket

Volunteering with an NGO will teach you two things: 1) how an NGO operates and 2) how to be an educator in a primary school. To top it all off, you will be based in a beautiful location with magnificent scenery and pleasant local people.

During this awesome Thai volunteer experience you will be involved in the operational aspects of the NGO as well as assisting in a wide range of projects surrounding educational development within the village.You will assist NGO managers in partnering with local civic organizations, funding and grant research, sourcing and assessing future education development projects within the region.

During this awesome Thai volunteer experience you will be involved in the operational aspects of the NGO as well as assisting in a wide range of projects surrounding educational development within the village.You will assist NGO managers in partnering with local civic organizations, funding and grant research, sourcing and assessing future education development projects within the region. 

You will learn all about NGO operations and education in rural primary school while you assist in exciting educational initiatives in a rural village of Thailand. You will be based in a stunning and varied destination with magnificent scenery and pleasant local people.

During this unique Thai volunteer experience you will be involved in the operational aspects of the NGO as well as assisting in a wide range of projects surrounding educational development within the village. You will assist NGO manager with liaising with local civic organizations, funding and grant research, sourcing and assessing future education development projects within the region.

You will need to be creative, and use your initiative to design your own educational materials with limited resources.

The education developement volunteer in an incredibly unique opportunity that will renew your appreciation for what you have and open your eyes to new cultures, traditions and ways of living. Not only will you gain new friends, and an enhanced CV with international work experience, but you will also gain a new perspective on life.

 

Best Volunteer Organisations in Phuket

Our website features projects from top rated organisations located in Phuket. If you have ever been to volunteer in Phuket and would like to recommend a project get in touch.

 

Volunteer in Phuket for Free

You can find structured, free and low cost volunteer opportunities in Phuket which accept people all year round. So whether you are planning a summer holiday or are visiting any other month you will be able to apply. Some organisations will require a donation which helps to support the work they do as most have no governmental help/funding. See what interests you and apply today. You might also like to search more volunteer projects in Asia.