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Big 5 Monitoring, Conservation, Sustainable Living Thabazimbi, South Africa LEO Africa Agency | LEO Africa
Give your contribution towards wildlife monitoring & conservation and learn a lot about nature, park management and anti-poaching while living a lifetime experience!
Wildlife Sanctuary Supporter Windhoek, Namibia The Great Projects Agency | The Great Projects
Here you'll direct all of your efforts towards the long term rehabilitation of animals. Experience hands-on volunteering with cheetahs, baboons, big cats and much more!
Great White Shark Conservation Kleinbaai, South Africa The Great Projects Agency | The Great Projects
Come face to face with one of the world’s most infamous predators whilst aiding great white shark conservation.
After School Teaching Windhoek, Namibia Bernhard Nordcamp Center Agency | Bernhard Nordcamp Center
Volunteers are welcome to teach English or maths, be tutors for individual students or small groups, coach sports, help to prepare lunch and play games with children.
Baboon Orphan Caretaker Phalaborwa, South Africa C.A.R.E. NGO | C.A.R.E.
Help to hand-raise baby baboon orphans, assist with their bonding to baboon surrogate mothers, clean enclosures, food/bottle preparation, and much, much more!
Wildlife Reserve Supporter Sidbury , South Africa Plan My Gap Year Agency | Plan My Gap Year
PMGY’s Big 5 Wildlife Experience is a life-changing experience that allows you to work behind the scenes on a world-class wildlife reserve in South Africa!
Swimming & Surfing Instructor Cape Town, South Africa SAVE Foundation NGO | SAVE Foundation
Teach youth from disadvantaged communities valuable life skills such as teamwork and dedication while teaching swimming and surfing.
Big 5 Wildlife Conservation Assistant Paterson, South Africa Khaya Volunteer Projects Agency | Khaya Volunteer Projects
The Big Five Safari Reserve gives volunteers the opportunity to work in a conservation area with the presence of elephants, lions, rhinos, buffaloes and leopards!
Childcare at a Creche or Kindergarten Cape Town, South Africa South African Students Travel Service (SASTS) NGO | South African Students Travel Service (SASTS)
Volunteer at a Creche or Kindergarten in Cape Town with infants and children up to 6 years of age.
Primate Sanctuary Assistant Letsitele, South Africa Vervet Monkey Foundation NGO | Vervet Monkey Foundation
Experience living in the African bush and help rehabilitating the indigenous vervet monkey.
Teaching at Primary School Cape Town, South Africa South African Students Travel Service (SASTS) NGO | South African Students Travel Service (SASTS)
Volunteer with children aged 6-13 years as a teacher's assistant at a primary school in Cape Town. Make your travel to South Africa meaningful!
Educare & School Assistant Cape Town, South Africa SAVE Foundation NGO | SAVE Foundation
Volunteers are placed in schools in disadvantaged communities. Volunteers have the joy of watching children learn and helping them through the process.
Community Supporter Cape Town, South Africa Khaya Volunteer Projects Agency | Khaya Volunteer Projects
This project works in Cape Town to reach out to urban communities in need of support and development.
Sport & Youth Development Instructor Cape Town, South Africa SAVE Foundation NGO | SAVE Foundation
Teach children from vulnerable areas valuable life skills through sport programs and physical activity like soccer, swimming, skating and many more!
Teaching Assistant Cape Town, South Africa Plan My Gap Year Agency | Plan My Gap Year
Plan My Gap Year supports a range of day-care centres that provide essential childcare facilities to impoverished families of nearby communities.
Wildlife Reserve Big Five Conservation Port Elizabeth, South Africa The Great Projects Agency | The Great Projects
Volunteer with the 'Big Five' and the Born Free Big Cat Volunteer Foundation in one of South Africa's finest game reserves.
Animal Sanctuaries Hartebeespoort, Johannesburg, South Africa SAVE Foundation NGO | SAVE Foundation
This program incorporates wild, rescued and rehabilitated animals to improve their living and environmental conditions.
Coastal Conservation, Research & Education Helper Plettenberg Bay, South Africa ORCA Foundation Agency | ORCA Foundation
There are loads of activities we offer during your stay with us!
Big 5 Wildlife Protection Hoedspruit, South Africa SAVE Foundation NGO | SAVE Foundation
This project offers you a unique experience and gives you the opportunity to observe and be a part of the research/monitoring teams on the reserve.
Wildlife Conservation Experience Mossel Bay, South Africa Nkonzo Bush Academy Agency | Nkonzo Bush Academy
Make an active difference in the future of free-roaming megafauna in Africa. Spend your days working in the bush and live at the beach; all while making a difference.
Environment and Wildlife Education Hoedspruit, South Africa DAKTARI Bush School NGO | DAKTARI Bush School
Our volunteering program is designed to give you the opportunity to teach local children, care for injured wildlife, and get fully immersed in the South African bush.
Short-Term Primate Carer Pretoria, South Africa International Primate Rescue NGO | International Primate Rescue
This is a short-term volunteering opportunity at our primate sanctuary with a maximum stay of one year. You will assist in all duties and take care of our primates.
School and Care Assistant Cape Town, South Africa SAVE Foundation NGO | SAVE Foundation
Assist children with physical and mental special needs within a local township.
Surfing with Kids - Surfing Instructor Mossel Bay, South Africa Good Hope Volunteers Agency | Good Hope Volunteers
As a volunteer you can make a positive difference by using surfing as a tool to change the lives of underprivileged children.
Assisting Animal Caretaker Kirkwood, South Africa Wild Cats World Agency | Wild Cats World
Volunteer with us & have a wonderful time working in South Africa with the amazing African species: leopards, cheetahs, servals, caracals, wild- & Black-footed cats!
Endangered Species Protection Hoedspruit, South Africa SAVE Foundation NGO | SAVE Foundation
The Endangered Species Project allows you to participate in hands on monitoring of some of Africa’s most endangered species.
Big Cats Sanctuary Stanford, South Africa Panthera Africa NGO | Panthera Africa
When being a volunteer at Panthera Africa we will offer you the unique opportunity to be involved behind the scenes and you can learn what it takes to run a sanctuary.
Wildlife Veterinary Training Bloemfontein, South Africa The Wildest Trail Agency | The Wildest Trail
Boost your career with this fantastic wildlife veterinary training! Work hands-on with African icons of the savannah like lions, cheetahs, buffalo and many others.
Wildlife Rehabilitation & Monitoring Supporter Tsetsebjwe, Botswana Motse Eco-Volunteers NGO | Motse Eco-Volunteers
Volunteers at Motse work to rehabilitate reserve to a more natural state and help monitor the diverse wildlife.
Elephant Conservation Supporter Damaraland, Namibia Elephant Human Relations Aid (EHRA) NGO | Elephant Human Relations Aid (EHRA)
EHRA aims to conserve the desert elephants of Namibia, through practical and realistic anti-conflict solutions.
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