How it works

We have made it as simple as possible for you to find, enquire and apply for our professional volunteer positions.

You are only 5 steps away from starting an exciting and fulfilling journey that utilises your skills and expertise to make your mark in Cambodia.

Using our online resource, we will guide you through each phase of that journey – from choosing the right placement, applying for a position, arriving here and settling in, making your project a success, all the way through to project completion and returning home.

If your questions are not answered below, also check out our Frequently asked questions.

1. Find the right project

Begin your Professionals doing good adventure by browsing our project opportunities here.
Interested in a project? Now is the time to ask the most important question: Is this project a great fit for me? Please take your time reading each project description.

Our hope is that you are inspired by a project – one that fits your professional experience, qualifications and is a duration that suits your work and personal commitments.

If your answer is a resounding ‘YES’, we invite you to apply!

If you cannot see a current suitable project but are still interested in volunteering – please continue to apply or contact us! We have many new projects starting throughout the month, we’re confident that we’ll be able to match you with a project.

2. Ask a question

If you have already read our FAQ’s and you still have unanswered questions, please ask us . We want to help make sure the project is suitable, so you gain the most out of the experience and to achieve the maximum impact for the organisation you may be working with.

3. Apply

Apply by completing our online application form.

The details provided in your application are the only source of information for us when initially identifying suitable candidates for assignments. Please complete all sections and ensure your contact details are correct. This will help us decide if you are a good fit for the project, and vice versa.

Don’t worry if you haven’t yet found a suitable project on our website! We encourage you to send your application, we’re confident that we’ll match you with a suitable project.

Once your application is submitted, we will determine your eligibility for the project you are choosing.

If it appears there is a potential match, we will get in touch with you to schedule your first interview with us via Skype. If successful, we will schedule a second Skype interview for you to meet a Project Partner representative.

4. Confirm your place

If you are offered a place following your two interviews, you will need to confirm by making payment of the program fee of $280 USD in full within 7 days:

Our payment method is PayPal, allowing you to use either your credit or debit cards.

Once we have received your payment, you will receive an email to confirm your application has been accepted.

5. Get ready

We welcome you to Professionals doing good!

You will receive access to our special online ‘Volunteer Hub’ that contains relevant, practical information you will need to prepare and thrive, both prior and and throughout your placement in Cambodia. This includes: Volunteer agreement, essential preparation checklist and any other relevant project details.

You will be assigned a dedicated Professionals doing good Volunteer Coordinator who will assist you before and during your project to make sure you have the best possible experience.

We will provide you with pre-departure advice and guidance on flights, visas, insurance, vaccinations, accommodation and/or any other preparation essentials. If you need support, simply reach out to us and we will do our best to help.