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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 Volunteer Videographer

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 while enjoying the solace of nature. We need innovative and creative volunteers like you to create fun and inspiring videos that promote YHA and inform the public about various aspects of YHA work, hostels and the communities we support. You will have the freedom to make the video you want to make, to host on your social media channels, and YHA will share and promote your project.

YHA staff will be on hand to provide advice and support that will take you through the steps of devising and creating your video project.

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 video 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. If your video meets our branding and quality standards we will even host in on our own online channels, which along with a reference from us, you can include in your professional portfolio to help your future career.

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

To help structure your video project, YHA staff will be on hand to provide advice and support that will take you through the steps of devising and creating your video(s).

Expenses

N/A
  • ProfessionsIT, Marketing, Online Volunteering
  • Culture & HeritageArt, Music, Heritage, Public events
  • People & CommunitiesChildren, Families, Men, Women, Young People
  • Sport & RecreationEvents
  • Student Led ProjectsProject Leader

Employability skills

  • Transferable Skills 0
Current selection: No