Volunteer Roles

Keen to make a positive impact in the world? We're looking for some awesome people to join our team at The Kindness Institute, please see the descriptions below.

If you want to apply for any of these roles email a bit about yourself, work experience and why you want to do this role to volunteers.tki@gmail.com.


Māori development board member

We're looking for a board member to support us in developing and adapting our youth program & organisational development through a te ao Māori lens to meet the unique cultural needs of our community. We're looking for someone to support us in developing our overall kaupapa, tikanga, youth development and organisational strategy in partnership with the board, Director and young people. Estimated time: 2-3 hours a week. To apply, please email volunteers.tki@gmail.com with info on yourself, your CV / experience and why you would like this role by 19 July.

Social media coordinator

We’re looking for someone who has proven experience with social media, excellent writing and communication skills. Someone who gets our Kindness Institute vibe and is reliable to join our small but perfectly formed team.

Find our more about our Social media coordinator role

Crowdfunder volunteer

We are looking for an awesome volunteer to lead our crowdfunding campaign this September! This year we aim to raise $15,000 to deliver our core youth program, ATAWHAI.

Find out more about our Crowdfunder volunteer role

Logistics Coordinator - ATAWHAI Crowdfunder (short term)

We need someone with AMAZING attention to detail to coordinate sending out all the prizes from our pledgeme campaign. They will be a lovely person who will coordinate with, thank our donors and make sure everyone receives their prizes and that the process runs smoothly. They will be posting prizes, thanking donors & tracking that everything is received.

Skills required:

  • great attention to detail
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills
    great problem solver with a badass can do attitude

September 20th: 3- 4 week period, 8 - 12 hours a week

To apply please email a bit about yourself, work experience and why you want to do this role to volunteers.tki@gmail.com by 30 August.


Grants writer volunteer

We’re looking for someone who ideally has experience applying for funding, strong writing skills, great attention to detail to join us for this VERY important role!

Find out more about our Grants specialist volunteer

Graphic designer volunteer

We're looking for a graphic designer volunteer to help us with social media images, event invites, flyers etc to support our youth program.

2-6 hours a week.

To apply please email a bit about yourself, work experience and why you want to do this role to volunteers.tki@gmail.com by 19 July.

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FAT YOGA NZ Social media & Communications coordinator

We’re looking for a social media & comms guru to help us grow FAT YOGA NZ and bring our body positive classes to more people who want a safe, non judgemental space to practice yoga and mindfulness.

Find out more about our Fat Yoga social media role


In kind support we need help with

  • Petrol vouchers for our drivers & youth mentors
  • Printing sponsorship - flyers and brochures 4x a year
  • A central Auckland venue with parking that fits 20 yoga mats.
  • New yoga mats

If you can help with any of the above please get in touch.