Newsletter & Social Media Volunteer Role

Breathe Easy Southend

Are you a college student looking to get into publishing or journalism or looking to use your skills? This role would be a great chance to get or use experiences to help a charity spread their news.

Published On: 20/12/2023
About this opportunity from Breathe Easy Southend

About Breathe Easy
Make new friends who know what you’re going through, and learn more about living with a lung condition at Breathe Easy Southend. Meetings are on the first Wednesday of the month (apart from January) from 1pm to 3pm at St Edmunds Hall, St Edmunds Close, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 4AS.

Role Description:
Purpose:
The purpose of the “Breathe Easy” Newsletter Volunteer position is to support the Committee with the publication of their seasonal (Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter) newsletter.
This newsletter is much valued and welcomed by the groups members and highlights the accomplishments of the “Breathe Easy Group” and provides updates, resources, and informative content.
The Newsletter Volunteer must be organized, a team player with a positive attitude and excellent oral and written communication skills.

We seek candidates who are engaging storytellers with a passion for interviewing, writing, proofing and editing copy.

Primary Responsibilities:
The Newsletter Volunteer reports to the Chair Person and works collaboratively with the committee to create the newsletter.
The Newsletter Volunteer assists in a variety of ways, including but not limited to:
● Writing, proofing and editing content
● Researching resources to share in the newsletter
● Interviewing volunteers and staff members
● Planning newsletter design and layout

PERKS/BENEFITS:
● Lots of support, recognition and appreciation!
● Knowing you made a vital contribution to support people living with breathing difficulties.
● Research shows that volunteering has a positive impact on mental health!
● Volunteering changes lives!

Suitable for 16 – 18 year olds

Activity Types

Administration and Office | Advice and information | Computers, IT and the web | Creativity | General helping | Marketing and media | Practical Skills | Suitable for under 18 | Supporting charities | Supporting people and befriending

Interests

Disability | Environment | Health and Social Care | Mental Health | Older People

Commitment

Breathe Easy Southend. Meetings are on the first Wednesday of the month (apart from January) from 1pm to 3pm at St Edmunds Hall, St Edmunds Close, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 4AS. Negotiable hours and flexible approach working from home.

Find out more

For more information about Breathe Easy Southend and this role, visit them online.

To apply for this role, visit the Volunteer Essex website to register your interest.

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