***Newly opened position – Assistant Elephant Volunteer Coordinator***

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our current team of volunteer coordinators here at the WFFT Elephant Refuge and Education Centre. The successful applicant will be assisting the current WFFT Elephant Refuge volunteer coordinator with coordination and supervision the day-to-day work of volunteers and the day-to-day care of the WFFT herd. The WFFT Elephant Refuge currently houses 18 rescued Asian elephants ranging in age from 2 to 65-years-old. All the elephants in our care have come from abusive pasts.

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Job Description

Main Responsibilities
• Assisting with the supervision the daily routines of Elephant Refuge volunteers
• Coordinating and supervising various volunteer projects
• Welcoming new volunteers and conducting volunteer inductions

Desired Skills/Qualities
• Volunteer/staff management experience
• A good command of spoken and written English, knowledge of Thai language would be an advantage
• Ability to work as part of a team
• Ability to work under pressure
• Experience volunteering or working with rescued wildlife particularly elephants
• A love of wildlife and a well-rounded interest in wildlife conservation

Benefits
10,000 THB per month
10 paid holidays a year
Basic on-site accommodation and 3 meals per day

Start date 1st November 2016 (note that this may be altered if you are unable to start in this specific date)

Do you feel like becoming part of the WFFT team and working at one of the most successful rescue NGO’s in Southeast Asia? If so, please go ahead and send your resume with a covering letter outlining why you would be the ideal candidate for the position to tom.taylor@wfft.org

2018-01-14T02:49:41+00:00 September 18th, 2016|