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  • Admin/Social Media Creator
    with Methilhill Community Children's Initiative

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO99866 - Created/last updated: 22/03/2024


    About this opportunity:Methilhill Community Children's Initiative is a community led group dedicated to providing local pre-school children and Primary 1-7 young people with opportunities to play, learn and grow.

    Based within the Methilhill Community Learning Garden, they operate a Monday to Friday programme of activities including garden-based activities, local youth clubs and outreach sessions to schools and organisations.

    They have been running for 10 years, and were founded by local parents and community members who wanted to provide local children with community based experiences. Community spirit together with meaningful learning is at the heart of everything they do.

    MCCI are looking for keen, enthusiastic individuals who would like to volunteer in their office or from home to improve their Social Media and marketing. Volunteers would monitor and update all their social media channels, as well as design marketing materials to help promote their groups, services and events. Initial meetings in their premises/online, ongoing volunteering could be from your home.

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:14
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Volunteers will be paired with a member of staff who will be their main contact. Ongoing support will also be provided by project manager. Online and in-person training available.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Volunteers are usually reimbursed on a fortnightly basis; weekly can be arranged if needed.

    Experience required:Knowledge of Microsoft packages, Canva, Facebook and other social media channels.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

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

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsMethilhill Learning Garden is based in Sea Road Methilhill, KY8 2GW or possibly from home. There are bus stops within walking distance and parking is available.

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

    What Now?

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

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Methilhill Community Children's Initiative has the following, additional volunteering opportunities:
  - Gardening Volunteer
  - Young People's Group helper
  - Childcare Assistant
  - Community Cafe

Type of volunteering: Marketing / PR / Media
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