Volunteer!

XR Netherlands is growing! Are your growing with us? Right now, we are looking for people to fill in several roles within our working groups you will find below. Everyone who’s active within XR Netherlands is a volunteer: we need #peoplepower to support this movement. Are you interested and do you support XR’s Principles and Values? Then please read through the role descriptions below and respond to this form if you’re interested – we will get in touch with you.

If you don’t know which role you would like to take on, but you want to attend one of our events, check out our upcoming events, and you will find more about our activities in your area, including working group meetings.

Any specific questions can be directed at outreach@extinctionrebellion.nl

  1. SPEAKER COORDINATOR (1 PERSON) – OUTREACH & TRAINING

    Role description: – Stay in touch with speakers after the training. – Call speakers to ask them if they are ready to give a talk & if they can help them set up a talk themselves. – Set up come-back meetings for speakers – Gather feedback on the workshop/talk Skills/Experience: Previous experience with the XR-talk/training […]

  2. CALLING TEAM COORDINATOR (1 PERSON) – OUTREACH & TRAINING

    Role description – organizing social media meetings for callers (once every two weeks) – creating a call sheet from the registration forms together with the post-talk integrator. Skills / experience Previous experience with phone-banking is an advantage. You will be introduced to the software/system. Time investment 6-10 hours a week Location Remote  

  3. SPEAKER – OUTREACH & TRAINING

    Role description: Give a talk/workshop to a group of people every week / once every two weeks Skills/Experience: No previous experience needed. You will be trained to do this. Fill in the form and we will contact you for training dates, or join a spreaker trianing yourself. Time commitment: 2 hours a week Location: In […]

  4. LOCATION OUTREACH OFFICERS (2-4 PEOPLE) – OUTREACH & TRAINING

    Role description: – Contact libraries, community centers, student associations and churches if they want to host a XR workshop/talk. – When one of the contacts responds positively: find a speaker to do the workshop/talk. Skills/Experience: No previous experience needed. You will be introduced to the software/system. Speaking/writing Dutch is an advantage. Time commitment: 4+ hours […]

  5. FINANCE OFFICER (2 PEOPLE) – ACTION & LOGISTICS

    Role description: -Controlling finance system -Setting up Crowdfunding Skills/Experience: Financial experience needed. Time commitment: 4+ hours a week Location: Remote

  6. PRESS RELATIONS – MEDIA

    Role description: Help communicate all the amazing work we are doing to the media. You will need to be reliable, organised, have good attention to detail and possess good written communication skills (Dutch and English). Skills/Experience: No previous experience needed. Time commitment: 4+ hours a week Location: Remote

  7. WEB DEVELOPERS/ADMINS – MEDIA (INFRASTRUCTUUR)

    Role description: Help our infrastructure team on the design and development of web apps, the management of websites and our collaborative and communication tools. Skills/Experience: Some experience in your field is required. Time commitment: 4+ hours a week Location: Remote

  8. CREATORS – MEDIA (PRODUCTION)

    Role description: Lend your creative skills to Extinction Rebellion Nederland! We are looking for writers, photographers, designers, bloggers, videographers, editors and more to join the Media team. Skills/Experience: Some experience in your creative field is required. Time commitment: 2+ hours a week Location: Remote

  9. CREATORS – ARTS IN ACTION

    Role description: We’re looking for creative people – artists, theatre makers, designers, writers, musicians, and people from any other creative discipline – who would like to help us increase the visibility of Extinction Rebellion Nederland. You are welcome to bring your own ideas or contribute to existing creative projects. Skills/Experience:  No experience necessary. Time commitment:  […]

  10. TRAINER FOR NON-VIOLENT-DIRECT-ACTION (NVDA) – OUTREACH & TRAINING

    Role description We want to train as many people as possible in NVDA before the next Rebellion Week. In an NVDA training, the legal as well as practical aspects of NVDA are discussed. As a trainer, you’ll give NVDA training sessions hosted by the different XR groups in the Netherlands. Skills/experience Some experience with NVDA […]

  11. OPEN VACANCIES

    Role description During the XR-NL actions lots of people are needed for supporting the event with slogans, banners, applause, songs, love and fun. XR is very serious about her demands towards the government, but in the streets we will certainly have a party! Skills/experience – The main qualifications for an XR Rebel are non-violence an […]

  12. COORDINATOR WELLBEING TEAM AND/OR ARRESTEE SUPPORT

    Role description Within a team you are responsible for coordinating the well being team and/or arrestee support. You inform/prepare people fort their tasks, supply background information and materials and make sure all communication lines are clear. You are stand-by for consultation by phone with other coordinators and team members. You monitor the wellbeing of your […]

  13. MEMBER ARRESTEE SUPPORT (PART OF WELLBEING TEAM)

    Role description When someone gets arrested, your job is to stay close until this person is being taken to the police station. You make sure the arrestee feels supported and inquire for any help requests. Furthermore you inform where the arrestee is taken, you go to that place and wait. When the arrestee comes out, […]

  14. MEMBER WELLBEING TEAM

    Role description Within a team you will take care of wellbeing within the action group. This comprises things like distributing water and snacks (where needed), secure belongings (bags, phones, etc.), lend out supporting items (blankets, umbrella’s, etc.), take on and process requests for help, First Aid, etc. At the same time you actively contribute to […]

  15. WRITER – Outreach & Training

    Role description: Writing texts, most importantly for newsletters and for our website. Skills/experience Affinity for writing, advanced Dutch and English is necessary. Time investment 4-6 hours per week