Public Interest Law Careers Guide - Amnesty International

Field of Law

Human Rights

Stage of Career

Undergraduates (Volunteer only)

Contact Details

Address: Suite 8, 134 Cambridge St, Collingwood VIC 3066
Phone:  (03) 9412 0700
Visit the Amnesty International website
Email:  vicaia@amnesty.org.au

Information for University students

What sort of volunteer/internship opportunities are available?

Amnesty International is a worldwide movement driven by volunteers. Without passionate, dedicated individuals like you, we would be unable to achieve human rights impact across Australia and the globe.

There are internships available in a variety of fields from admin to activism and human rights casework. There are also numerous volunteer positions.

Volunteer Work

Whether you have a spare day a week or a day a year, you can defend human rights. Volunteer work is available in many areas:

  • Coordinating events and planning campaign work
  • Campaigning in the community
  • Participating in activist consultations
  • General office administration 

Internships

The following internships are available - these vary, so check the website:

  • Volunteer group organiser
  • Activist internship
  • Community organiser internship
  • Volunteer reception and administration internship
  • Co-convenor for Victorian schools network group

Contact details for volunteers

Phone (03) 9412 0700 or email vicvolunteers@amnesty.org.au

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