ID: 154831

Social Media Volunteer - Anglicare WA Maddington Op Shop

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Maddington WA

About this opportunity

Do you know your way around an instagram feed? Do you have an eye for an image and the ability to create engaging online content? Use your skills for impact and help Anglicare WA's Op Shops raise funds to support our programs.

About Anglicare WA: Anglicare WA is a not for profit community service organization. For over 40 years we have been a trusted partner helping communities thrive. We offer 86 services in 44 locations across Western Australia, including services that support families and young people, provide financial counselling, advocacy and mental health support and seek to influence policy makers and drive positive and lasting change.

Anglicare WA Op Shops have recently been expanding our digital presence; launching an online shop and increasing our output on our social media channels. We are looking to engage a volunteer to assist us with the planning, preparation and scheduling of social media content for our Instagram and Facebook platforms.

Your regular duties throughout an average day will involve:

• Collaborating with Retail Store Managers and Warehouse staff to identify interesting items, displays or stories to share via social media •Styling and photographing garments or displays • Sourcing stories or photos for social media content • Writing accompanying text for posts •Scheduling posts, ready for approval and upload by the Manager, Op Shops •Following Anglicare WA Op Shops social media and other procedures

About You: People interested in volunteering as a Social Media volunteer should enjoy interacting with others, and have the following skills or attributes:

• Experience in creating and planning social media content in line with designated brand guidelines and strategy (from either study or practical experience) • Desire to help others • Good communication skills • Ability to work autonomously within a team environment • Ability to operate a DSLR camera (desirable but not essential) • Good communication skills (written and verbal) • Good attention to detail • Good organisational skills and ability to follow processes

However, the most important thing we are looking for is someone who shares and models Anglicare WA’s values, is a motivated and friendly team player and has a willingness to learn.

Timing: We are looking for volunteers available to assist in our Maddington store at the following times:

Wednesdays between 9am and 5pm

Essential Screening and Checks Before commencing all volunteers will need to: • Hold a National Police Clearance valid within the last 12 months, or be willing to apply for one. (If you do not have one of these, we can assist you to apply.) • Complete Anglicare WA’s volunteer induction steps and training.

Why Volunteer? As a volunteer with Anglicare WA you will be part of a dedicated team, passionate about making a difference and committed to supporting all people we work with to thrive. You will have access to regular supervision, support and training and professional development opportunities.

You will be a key part of making sure our stores and donations look great, and ensuring customers who come into Anglicare WA Op Shops have a positive experience. As part of the wider Op Shop team and infrastructure, you will be part of raising money that directly contributes to delivering Anglicare WA’s services across the state.


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *.

Essential Screening and Checks
Before commencing all volunteers will need to:
• Hold a National Police Clearance valid within the last 12 months, or be willling to apply for one. (If you do not have one of these, we can assist you to apply.)
• Complete Anglicare WA’s volunteer induction steps and training.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

9am – 5pm Wednesday

Suitable for
  • People Learning English
  • People with disability
Type of work
  • Retail & Sales