Job Opportunities

Passionate about animals and want to make a positive difference?
Join us for a meaningful and exciting career to change the lives of our community animals!

Education Officer

The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) is seeking a committed person to join the education and outreach team. You will play a vital role in educating the public about animal welfare issues and inspire the next generation to advocate for the cause. You will meet with and engage people from all walks of life, and of all ages. Working in a supportive and mission-driven environment, you will get an opportunity to develop professionally while doing your part for the animals. 

Key responsibilities

  • Conduct education talks for children and adults
  • Conduct group visits to the SPCA
  • Be actively involved with the strategic development and execution of new education projects 
  • Organise and coordinate exhibitions and events
  • Assist with management of various social media platforms
  • Manage content on SPCA’s website 
  • Produce content for publications and education materials

 Requirements

  • Passion for animal welfare
  • Degree/Diploma in relevant field
  • 2 years of working experience in relevant field
  • Confident with public speaking
  • Able to create simple yet professional posters using Adobe Creative Suite  
  • Basic knowledge of HTML and CMS preferred
  • Mature, eloquent, and personable with excellent communication and interpersonal skills to interact at all levels

Please apply via email to hr@spca.org.sg stating ‘Education Officer’ in the subject field, including your CV and a cover letter indicating your interest in the position. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

We provide excellent opportunities for undergraduates or fresh graduates to do something meaningful for the animals and strengthen their resumes at the same time!

Education Intern

Duration
Minimum commitment of at least two months

Key Responsibilities

  • Planning and organising talks, visits, and events such as youth symposium and World Animal Day
  • Designing posters, banners, and webpages for the promotion of events.
  • Developing content for promotional materials
  • Assisting the Education Officer in talks, visits and events

Requirements

  • Qualified with or currently undertaking Diploma/ Degree in Marketing and/or Communications; those without the aforementioned qualifications but with experience in Event Management may be considered
  • Excellent communication (written and spoken English) with the ability to connect with people of all ages
  • Proficiency in Photoshop and other design tools
  • Committed to educating people on animal welfare and responsible pet ownership

This job description covers the main tasks. Other tasks may be assigned as necessary according to the Society’s needs.

Interested applicants can email their resume to education@spca.org.sg with the subject line Education Intern. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

Advocacy Intern

Duration
Minimum commitment of at least two months

The SPCA is seeking dynamic individuals who would like to contribute to Singapore’s animal welfare scene. You will get to be involved in various aspects of animal welfare work as an advocate making a difference for animals.

The work is varied and will hone your skills in areas such as research, writing, critical thinking, project management and public relations. The internship will provide you a deeper understanding of the complexity of animal welfare issues and how it intersects with socio-economic, cultural, political and legal factors.

Key Responsibilities

  • Researching animal welfare issues in Singapore and beyond
  • Analysing current problems and proposing workable solutions
  • Drafting position papers, proposals and letters advocating for change
  • Planning and executing a project to enact positive change for animals
  • Conducting research in the field

Requirements

  • Qualified with or currently undertaking any degree, having undertaken coursework with a focus on writing and research
  • Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English
  • Comfortable conducting fieldwork independently
  • A strong desire to make a difference in the lives of animals

This job description covers the main tasks. Other tasks may be assigned as necessary according to the Society’s needs.

Interested applicants can email their resume to hr@spca.org.sg with the subject line Advocacy Intern. We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

Communications Intern

Duration
Minimum commitment of at least two months

Key Responsibilities

  • Support content creation for SPCA’s social media channels, newsletters, magazines, etc with the aim of increasing awareness about SPCA, raising funds, and supporting cause marketing partnerships
  • Draft press releases, fact sheets, appeal letters, and other materials as directed
  • Support SPCA in our outreach and internal events
  • Track SPCA’s media coverage and seek opportunities with reporters
  • Help with planning and execution of logistics during media visits

Requirements

  • Qualified with or currently undertaking Diploma/ Degree in Marketing and/or Communications
  • Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English
  • “Can Do” attitude
  • Passionate about animal welfare
  • Strong belief in our values of promoting kindness and preventing cruelty to animals through education, advocacy, and action.
  • Experience in organising events will be an advantage

This job description covers the main tasks. Other tasks may be assigned as necessary according to the Society’s needs.

Interested applicants can email their resume to communications@spca.org.sg with the subject line Communications Intern. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.