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Current location: Coventry

This opportunity is based in Scarborough which is quite far from Coventry!
If you are a CU Scarborough student you can view the opportunity here

YHA (England and Wales)

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YHA England and Wales has youth hostels in amazing locations in cities, towns, the countryside and by the sea.

YHA Social Media Volunteer

This opportunity takes place between 01 Mar 2021 and 28 Feb 2023. Closing date for applications is 28 Feb.

Help promote YHA from the comfort of your own home or outside using your mobile while enjoying the solace of nature. We need innovative and creative volunteers like you to post fun and inspiring content that promotes YHA and informs the public about various aspects of YHA work, hostels, and the communities we support. YHA staff will be on hand to provide advice and support that will take you through the steps of devising, promoting and running your campaign.

Hours per week

1

Hours details

As a self-led role, you can decide how much time you want to commit. Our action plan is based on at least an hour a week for 12 weeks, but we welcome longer or shorter volunteering hours – whatever you think you need to complete your amazing social media project!

Training available

Our friendly staff will give you a warm welcome and support you throughout your volunteering. You don't need any experience - just enthusiasm and a willingness to get involved!

Location

Anywhere near you!

DBS required?

No

Benefits to self

This opportunity will develop your research and communication skills. You will gain valuable experience whilst devising, promoting and running a real social media campaign. YHA will share and promote your social media posts.

Benefits to others

Your work will help keep YHA in the public’s mind - ensuring that hostelling movement is better than ever after COVID. You will help us to share activities for young people and families especially during these difficult times.

Transport details

N/A

Time commitment

As a self-led role, you can decide how much time you want to commit. Our action plan is based on at least an hour a week for 12 weeks, but we welcome longer or shorter volunteering hours – whatever you think you need to complete your amazing social media project!

Support

YHA staff will be on hand to provide advice and support that will take you through the steps of devising, promoting and running your campaign.

Expenses

N/A
  • ProfessionsIT, Marketing, Online Volunteering
  • People & CommunitiesChildren, Families, Young People
  • Student Led ProjectsTeam member

Employability skills

  • Transferable Skills 0
Current selection: No