Bukit Lawang Trust

Bukit Lawang Trust

Careers at Bukit Lawang Trust

We deliver a range of free educational programmes including English Language teaching, conservation education, Sustainable Business and Ecological farming, all in rural communities in the Bohorok region where we are based. We run a well-established volunteer programme which brings regular international volunteers to the hub to teach and to learn while they enjoy a cultural exchange here in the community. We also run several supporting community projects including playgroup, free kindergarten, fitness classes and litter picks. Our mission: To deliver high quality education in Conservation, English language, Eco-farming and Business Enterprise in order to enable people to access more opportunities for their academic, financial, physical and holistic wellbeing as well as foster a respect and care for the environment.

Stats we are proud of

  • 17

    years of Environmental Conservation work

  • 5

    star ratings from our volunteers!

Behind the scenes

Team makeup

  • 15


  • Socials

    Team socials once a month. Anything from go-karting, board game nights, dinners, samba drumming and movie nights.

  • Team retreats

    Annual team retreats. A time to get to know each other away from the office.

  • Unpaid holiday

    If you want to take more time off than your holiday we're happy to accommodate that.

  • Escape!

    Live and work on the edge of the Tropical Rainforest!

  • Learn a new language

    We provide free tuition in Bahasa Indonesia & English for all staff and volunteers

  • Career Prospects

    The Bukit Lawang Trust is Growing! We always support our staff and volunteers if they want to grow too, that's why many of our staff have been in a lot of different roles with us! In fact, many of our teachers were once students, and many of our staff were once volunteers!

  • Jungle trekking

    At least one overnight jungle trek is included every year!