Volunteer in Thailand

Thailand (TH)
15 Feb 2018
15 Apr 2018

Our volunteer opportunities in Thailand give you a new way of seeing things and will change your life for good. The culturally rich location is just an added bonus.


  • Travel with a purpose and spend two to 12 weeks participating in BUNAC's Community Development project or Coastal Conservation project in some of Thailand's most stunning scenery
  • Wherever your interest lies, helping local communities or protecting the natural environment along Thailand's coast, this programme will offer you a life-changing experience
  • Teach English classes and assist local teachers in educational activities and games
  • Support children and adults in need who suffer from physical and mental illness
  • Get close to coral reefs, turtles and many more natural wonders
  • Gain hands-on experience in sustainable conservation and community development


  • Pre-departure support, plus flight booking service
  • Insurance booking service
  • Field manual
  • Airport pick-up and transfers
  • Long term experienced staff
  • Welcome meeting and orientation
  • All necessary project training and equipment





Please note this opportunity is unpaid and it is for students who undertake compulsory placements as part of their course. Southampton Solent University does not endorse unpaid opportunities outside of the curriculum. However, should you decide to take on this position you need to consider your financial situation and consider how you would support yourself for the duration of the experience. With overseas placements or internships it is worth noting that some companies may charge additional fees and should be thoroughly researched before committing. If you have any questions about this opportunity please contact employers@solent.ac.uk .


Southampton Solent University has a limited funding scheme to support students on unpaid work experience or placement opportunities@ https://portal.solent.ac.uk/support/finance/student-funding/unpaid-placement-work-experience-grant.aspx