Jobs and volunteering

Knowing Children currently operates with a core staff of six, with a roster of consultants for various assignments. Unpaid volunteers and interns, with specific tasks also support our work.

If you are interested in working with Knowing Children to improve information about children worldwide, please contact us:

Current employment vacancies

Consultant roster 

Consultants support various research and capacity-building projects, mostly as researchers, facilitators, data coders and analysts. If you would like to be considered for inclusion on our roster please send a curriculum vitae (in English) to admin@knowingchildren.org

Volunteers

Volunteers are usually based in Malaysia and can offer a variety of skills for short-term and long-term tasks, often committing regular time to work alongside Knowing Children staff. Current specific needs are library and fundraising skills. But, whatever your talents and experiences, you will be welcome. Please write to admin@knowingchildren.org

Interns

Interns with Knowing Children are usually social-science students from universities throughout the world, who spend specific time with us as part of a postgraduate programme, to learn more about methods of child research and/or to further their own studies in child-protection issues through working alongside Knowing Children researchers.

Students in MBA programmes and people seeking mid-career opportunities to use their skills in a non governmental setting are also welcome as interns.

To find out more and discuss how we might benefit from working together, please write to judith.ennew@knowingchildren.org with details of your current research, career or study plans.