OPP OF THE DAY: Social Media Volunteer, Mary Stevens Hospice

Purpose of the role:

To support the Bereavement Service through regular social media posts which will help us to:

• Raise awareness about end of life and bereavement

• Promote our patient & family support services

• Build networks and partnerships

• Engage with new or established service users.

What you will be doing:

• Setting up social media accounts including Twitter and Facebook

• Drafting and sharing regular social media plans for scheduling

• Monitoring responses, feeding back to the Bereavement service via verbal and written updates.

• Carrying out additional promotional, events or marketing tasks where agreed.

When and where:

2-4 hrs a week depending on service need and your availability. Based at the hospice between 10am and 2pm either Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday.

What you could get out of it:

• A chance to contribute to facilitate the support of bereaved families and patients accessing our service

• Opportunities to meet new people

• Ability to keep up to date on current social media trends and tools

• An overview of other volunteer roles within the hospice and the potential to change or take on additional roles in future.

We will require you to apply for a DBS as part of the role.

Skills:
• Experience of using social media scheduling tools such as Hootsuite, Buffer etc.
• Aptitude in learning to use new online tools
• Good writing skills
• Experience of promoting products or services via social media

FOR MORE INFO OR TO APPLY please contact:

Odilia Mabrouk
Email: odilia.mabrouk@marystevenshospice.co.uk