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Communications and Marketing Volunteer

Carers Network is looking for a dynamic volunteer to contribute to social media and marketing campaigns. If writing is your passion you could help increase Carers Network’s profile with local print and web media by compiling carers’ case studies and incorporating carers’ voices into Carers Network’s communications, marketing, and social media.
Given the current COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing guidelines, this role will be carried out remotely until further notice.
Join Carers Network to be part of a winning team, cultivate a sense of purpose through raising awareness of a very significant cause, work autonomously with regular support; and develop your research and communication skills.

The role:
Develop Carers Network’s marketing campaigns to further promote Carers Network’s philosophy and strategy
Updating Carer’s Network social media feeds; including Tweets, images, and stories
Writing engaging blogs on a range of subjects to engage with our carers
Updating our leaflets and web content
Recording video blogs to coincide with national and international events; or specific campaigns we are running
Increase our profile through researching press and radio contacts to develop our relationship with local media (print and online) and radio
You may have the opportunity to use Google Analytics to analyse website data if this is an area of your expertise
Capturing carers’ case studies through interviewing carers to contribute to our communications channels

About Carers Network - Kensington and Chelsea

Carers Network is an independent charity. Our vision is that every unpaid carer is recognised and leads a healthy, fulfilling life with control over their caring role.
Carers Network provides a tailored service to unpaid carers; supporting them to identify their needs and empowering them to make informed choices for themselves and the person they care for.
Core services include:Information - carers are offered an initial assessment and information about carers rights through to a Statutory Carers Assessment.
Specialist Support: We have an enhanced level of support, which may involve more in-depth casework, and advocacy.
Counselling Service: Carers are offered Cognitive Behavioural Therapy sessions by a qualified and experienced therapist. And much more!

Times you can volunteer

Tuesday: Mornings, Afternoons

Wednesday: Mornings, Afternoons

Thursday: Mornings, Afternoons


Skills

IT
Web design
Creative