Media Volunteering Opportunity at FCE (Different Paths)

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About this opportunity: Fife Centre for Equalities is carrying a study of people aged 55+ with experience of living, working or studying in Fife. We are hoping to improve the understanding of the different experiences of moving through life for people with protected characteristics.

We are looking for volunteers to help us prepare an online platform on our website to share short videos, audio and quotes (text) from the study. The role will include:-

Editing media ( videos, audio, text )
Preparing webpages
Helping with promoting study on social media

The benefits of this opportunity include:-
Gaining experience of media editing and social media communications in the charity sector.
Learning new skills / applying skills to gain experience
Helping raise awareness for equality and fairness in Fife and beyond.
Meeting and working with new people.

Contact: Fife Centre for Equalities
New Volunteer House, 16 East Fergus Place, Kirkcaldy KY1 1XT(T) 01592 645 310 (E) info@centreforequalities.org.uk  (W) www.centreforequalities.org.uk
Takes place:
mornings afternoons
Mondays x x
Tuesdays x x
Wednesdays x x
Thursdays x x
Fridays x x
Minimum age: 16
Maximum age: No upper age limit specified
Training provided: Volunteers will gain basic (certificated) training in Equality and Diversity and receive ongoing support from FCE Staff / Information Communications Assistant.
Out of pocket expenses paid? Yes – Travel expenses.
Skills / Experience required: IT (Office) ; Copywriting
Website / CMS; Media editing
Restrictions on who can volunteer No restrictions were specified.
Application process: Application Form; Informal Chat
Taster available? No
Travel Details All work to take place at New Volunteer House in Kirkcaldy.
Saltire Award This opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.

If you are interested in this opportunity you can find an application form here:
FCE Volunteer Application Form Template 2019 PDF (if you prefer to print and hand in)
FCE Volunteer Application Form Template 2019 Word Document (if you prefer to email)

If you’d like to learn more about volunteering with us – get in touch!