Keen to care for our incredible Australian environment?
Excited to make friendships for life?
Passionate about making a difference?
If this sounds like you, you’re a perfect fit for NYLC!
Inspired by the incredible life and environmental legacy of Dr. Jane Goodall, the National Youth Leadership Council (NYLC) is a leadership experience for young change champions build by the community at Roots & Shoots Australia.
What is the NYLC?
Our National Youth Leadership Council is a passionate group of Australian young leaders who care deeply for animals, people and our shared environment. Members passionately share Dr. Jane’s message and act as the youth voice for Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots Australia.
The 9-month leadership experience (February-October 2023) features a hybrid blend of in-person and online sessions. We meet 1-2 times each month for leadership sessions with environmental leaders and youth members living near you and across the Asia Pacific.
How will I benefit?
This free leadership experience will equip you to:
- Learn to share world-changing ideas in creative, innovative ways
- Grow with youth environmental leadership events across Australia
- Create friendships for life by connecting with like-minded peers across the world
- Connect with environmental leaders and explore their diverse careers
- Share by Jane’s message and inspire family and friends with hope!
How can I apply?
Are you excited to take the leap? Apply & register interest: bit.ly/NYLCApply2023
Please apply before applications close: Friday 10 February 11:59pm.
I’m done! When will I hear back from you?
We value getting back to you nice and quick! Therefore, expect to hear back from our friendly NYLC team in early-mid February, to confirm if you have received an interview.
Who can apply?
Are you an Australian youth aged 16-24 who is excited to care for animals, people and the environment, and grow as a community change-maker in Jane Goodall’s legacy? You’re an ideal candidate!
I haven’t completed my degree! Do I need a degree or experience to apply?
We value enthusiasm to care for animals, people and the environment, over degrees and experience. However, if you have experience caring for the environment or are studying in a relevant field, this is a perfect change to integrate real-world learning!