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  • Press Relations & Media Support Volunteer
    with Samaritans of Dunfermline

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO64659 - Created/last updated: 05/12/2018



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    About this opportunity:The role entails:-

    Contact with the press in relation to adverts, articles, etc. promoting the work of Samaritans of Dunfermline.
    Identifying and managing all publicity and media opportunities in support of the Branch.
    Liaising with Samaritans Central Office in all matters of publicity and media.
    Maintenance of our website.
    Management of our Twitter account.

    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:The Support Volunteer would attend module 1 of the Samaritans Initial Training. Also participate in the annual ongoing training programme and work closely with the Chair Samaritans of Dunfermline for support.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    No

    Experience required:Enthusiastic and keen, a person who is familiar with social media, looking to establish and improve skills in dealing with the Press and IT in general.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview; PVG membership required; References; Trial Period

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe opportunity takes place at 22 Townhill Road, Dunfermline, KY12 0QX. Some of the work can be done at home and by e-mail.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.

    What Now?

    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity please call us on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this brief form:
     
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