Volunteer Communications and International Programmes Summer intern

We are looking for a talented person with a background in international development with a flair for words and an interest in communications.  The successful candidate will relish the challenge of translating our development work into clear outcomes that show our financial supporters how their support really impacts on children.  

Applications close on Friday 28th November.  Please submit your application to  If you require further information please contact Anita de Ruijter at

Job description


We are always interested to hear from people looking for work experience or to further their skills in finance, communications, marketing and fundraising. Email us at: 


We can always do with more hands on deck.  We often rely on our fabulous volunteers to help us out with a wide variety of fundraising activities; advocacy and raising awareness of children’s rights; staffing our retail shops around the country; and collecting donations during fundraising events.

Volunteering is fun and a great way to meet new friends and to learn new skills.

If you are interested in volunteering or fundraising for Save the Children New Zealand, call us on 0800 167 168.

Alternatively, email us at or pop into your nearest Save the Children New Zealand branch or retail shop.


Vacancies in Save the Children roles overseas are often advertised on our international website.