Be A Docent. Make A Positive Difference!
 
 

 

 
Docents are stationed at various locations in our parks to interact with guests so that the latter can enjoy meaningful and memorable wildlife experiences. Through sharing of interesting animal facts, stories and anecdotes, docents help to engage and inspire our guests to care for wildlife.

Pre-requisites
  • 21 years of age and above
  • Deep interest in nature and wildlife
  • Keen interest in engaging guests on wildlife conservation

Recruitment
  • Twice yearly, April and September
  • Interview and selection process
  • Registration fee: $150

Training
  • 8-week training programme, usually on weekends
  • The training is divided into two phases:
    Common phase - induction for trainee docents to understand WRS' vision, mission, core values, strategic thrusts and the unique offerings of its four parks.
    Station-based training - at the end of the common phase training, trainee docents select the station of their choice and if successful, proceeds to understudy the existing docents at the selected station

Commitment
  • Monthly volunteer duty for at least a year after the training

Click here to register online. To find out more, contact the Volunteer Engagement Team ([email protected]).