Volunteer Opportunities

WE ARE LOOKING FOR A VOLUNTEER/INTERN WHO KNOWS HOW TO DO RESEARCH ON HOW TO APPLY FOR TAX EXEMPTION STATUS. QUALIFICATION SPM OR AN UNDERGRADUATE, MUST BE COMPUTER LITERATE, INDEPENDENT, SELF-STARTER AND MUST BE ABLE TO BE COMMITTED TO FINISH THE PROJECT. PLEASE CONTACT OMAR BY EMAIL OMAR@PTFMALAYSIA.ORG OR BY CALLING 03-40444611 FOR MORE INFORMATION.

Volunteer and Internship Positions at PT Foundation.

We currently have volunteer and internship positions available in all of our departments. For more details, please click here, to download the volunteer vacancy details and registration form or call us at 03 4044 4611 for any inquiries.

Programme-based

To volunteer under the following programmes, you are required to possess certain skills, which are typically acquired through a series of structured training programmes.

a)      Voluntary Counselling and Testing (VCT)

Anonymous HIV screening with pre- and post-test counselling. Require basic counselling skills with an aptitude for people and sensitive and non-biased towards clients despite their gender and sexuality

b)      Telephone counselling

Support for individuals with HIV/AIDS and sexuality-related issues through telephone calls. Require basic counselling and good listening skills, and being patient with clients over the phone; with or without experience as training will be provided

c)      Face to Face Counselling

We would like to inform you of a great opportunity for COUNSELING MAJORS to enhance their work experience through a volunteer internship at PT Foundation.

We are currently seeking interns for our Face-to-Face Counseling Programme. The programme provides support for individuals with issues related to HIV/AIDS and sexuality at our drop-in-centre. Training for this programme will be provided to all future interns.

Requirements:
Need to be attached to a Counseling/Clinical academic program from a recognized University/College
Need to have completed all studies to the level of internship

d)      Outreach

Conducting simple risk assessment surveys, handing out safe sex kits and other information about HIV/ AIDS and the organisation at key locations such as clubs, cruising parks, massage parlours, etc

Event-based

Get involved in organising our events! PT Foundation organises a variety of events, including the International AIDS Memorial Day, Jom ke Chow Kit and Red Carnival to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS. Each of them requires large amount of work and would not be possible without our volunteers. Your help would not only be valuable to us, but also a priceless experience for you.

Skilled   

Our work at PT foundation involves challenging tasks, drawing on various skills including the following:

  • Psychology & Counselling
  • Research & Programme Development
  • Human Resources & Administration, Language
  • Training & Development, IT, Creative & Design, Fundraising
  • Communications, Finance and General Organisation Support

If you possess any of these skills, come and give us a hand!

General

Want to volunteer with us but worried that you don’t have any specific skills? We are also looking for volunteers to perform less-skilled task as well. You could lend us a hand in general tasks such as packing safe sex kits and general drop-in centre management. Every effort counts!

Interns

Enhance your work experience with a volunteer internship at PT Foundation! We offer placement opportunities for students in a wide range of programmes. Work for one of the most exciting NGOs in Malaysia, and network with amazing people who are all dedicated and passionate about their job. Give yourself a unique edge in today’s competitive work environment with an internship with PT Foundation. We look for students who can intern for a minimum of 3 months, and a maximum of 6 months to a year.

The types of roles we accept interns for are: communications, design, HR, finance, counselling and IT.