Volunteer

Who can apply?

Jamaicans For Justice accepts applications from any person interested in volunteering their services to the organisation.  All applications received will be considered. For structured internships, visit Employment and Internships.

How to apply?

Persons interested in volunteering with JFJ can apply to volunteer by emailing admin@jamaicansforjustice.org with their areas of interest and resumes.  Upon JFJ receiving an application, the skill set of the applicant will be reviewed in order to place the volunteer where their skills are best suited.

Typical volunteer work

The tasks to be undertaken by the volunteers depend on the applicants’ skills and qualifications. The tasks undertaken by volunteers range from: researching and compiling data in a database, filing documents, providing legal assistance, undertaking legal research, working on a special project such as a documentary or a television show, writing and submitting reports to national and international instances, producing human rights training material for specific populations, hosting workshops and/or presentations, helping the administration and the accountability departments, organising and participating in JFJ events, and helping to fund-raise.