Calling out for Friendly Guide Volunteers along Singapore River!‏

The Singapore River One (SRO) is looking for pro-active ambassadors to help make the Singapore River a more pleasant experience.

Volunteer Programme

Proposed volunteer hours: 3pm to 8pm (5 hours block, with 30-min break)


Volunteering regularly on alternate day basis/or Volunteering 3x a week

You will be working in pairs or individually

A minimum commitment of 1 month is required

e.g. Weekdays: 2 in BQ, 2 in CQ and 1 in RQ

Weekends: 1 in BQ, 2 in CQ and 2 in RQ


•Greet: Welcome visitors

•Inform: Provide directions, recommend F&B and entertainment options and offer any other kind deeds

•Observe: Be the eyes and ears of SRO

•Target start date: 1 July 2013

•Skills Required

– Outspoken, friendly personality

– Physically fit, able to stand/walk for about 5 hrs

– Able to speak and understand English

– Well-groomed

– Enjoy talking to tourists

•Polo-tee will be provided

•Training to learn more about Singapore tourist spots will be provided by: Singapore Tourism Board (STB) on 25, 26 and 27 June 2013, 9am – 5pm

•Meal/ Transport Allowance is provided at: $7.50 per hour

•Minimum Age Requirement: 16 years and above

Attached is the training details and outline. It is proposed to attend at least 2 days of training. But if a majority of you cannot make it, we might consider shifting the training to other dates.

Feel free to share this opportunity among your friends who might be keen too!

If you are interested, please email by next Tuesday, 11 June.