Volunteer Galapagos Social Media

Social Media Management Volunteer

Role Overview

As the IOI social media volunteer, you will be in charge of generating footage (photo and video) as well as text that accurately and meaningfully captures the nature of IOI’s international presence and impact. This will include:

  • Working across the organization to ensure that all components of the IOI model are captured and displayed.

  • Collaborating with IOI team members in various departments to pull out and highlight the pieces of the work that most thoroughly demonstrate and illuminate its lasting, positive effects.

  • Working with, based on experience, the Galapagos National Park to develop environmental education material that educates tourists, as well as the local population, about the surrounding habitats.


Schedules are based on a 25 hr/week commitment, and can voluntarily be extended to a regular 40hr/work week.
Typically Monday-Friday 8:30-11:30AM; and 2:00-4:00. May be subject to change depending on the tasks at hand


  • Experience in Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Please keep in mind you will not be posting directly to these sites but will be sending material to our Programs Manager.

  • An understanding of camera equipment and Mac or PC

  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team

  • Be a great verbal and written communicator

  • An understanding of social media platforms and blogging, Photoshop and design are a plus.

Interested in volunteering as a Social Media Volunteer? Follow these 2 easy steps:

Step 1: Apply Now & Reserve. Fill out an application and pay the reservation deposit. The deposit holds your spot in one of our programs and goes towards your final program fee. The deposit is already deducted from the prices you see below. The application and deposit do not guarantee the dates you anticipate joining us. Once we receive your application, we will contact you with any follow-up questions and confirm your dates.

Not ready to fill out an application but have questions? Contact us.

Step 2: Pay the full program fee 8 weeks before your trip.

  Download our Volunteer Brochure for more information