work and volunteer with us

indigo foundation is a volunteer-based organisation with a small professional staff base. We are always looking for people with the right mix of skills and expertise to support our work.

We welcome approaches to volunteer with us, whether your background is in development, research, advocacy, marketing or something else. Our volunteer team works at all levels from the board, project management and advice, to fundraising and administration.

We encourage people from diverse backgrounds to join our organisation. indigo foundation is an equal opportunity employer – we believe that diversity will make us a stronger organisation. We do not discriminate on the basis of ability, age, gender identity and expression, national origin, race and ethnicity, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, or criminal record.

indigo foundation is a child-safe organisation. All staff and volunteers must abide by our Working with Children and Young People Policy and sign our Code of Conduct for Working with Children and Young People.

For more information about working with us, or to volunteer your time and skills, please contact Jemma at

We are currently recruiting for two great roles at indigo:

  • Executive Director. Our Executive Director Jemma Bailey is stepping down after nine years with indigo. This is a fantastic opportunity to lead an organisation that is committed to community-led development and gender equity. If you have a deep commitment to locally-led development, experience working collaboratively with marginalised communities and form in managing diverse teams, please consider applying. See the ad here. Applications close 16 September.
  • Board member. This is a great chance to join a skilled, diverse and supportive Board committed to community-led development and gender justice. We are looking for people who have a strong belief in the power of community-led development and expertise in fundraising, philanthropy and/or income generation. See the ad here. Applications close 30 September.