ID: 156756

Social Exercise Group Events Coordinator

Health Regular - more than 6 months Anywhere

About this opportunity

Mood Active is a charity association that runs virtual and face to face small group exercise programs targeted to people who’ve been diagnosed with a mood disorder to help them get back on their feet. On or our programs is a social group program that is manager via both facebook and zen planner. We're looking for a Social Group Coordinator to join our team and help our clients to socially connect by organising small group exercise events and motivational tips and support! Key responsibilities include:

1] Managing the Facebook closed group and members. This includes screening and verifying new members, posting events and notices and also posting motivational content and marketing content

2] Coordinating various exercise events. Organising monthly fun and social exercise events eg bushwalks with coffee, try out boxercise etc. This involves developing a schedule of events, sourcing and briefing volunteer to lead the events, recording attendance, ensuring COVID safety guidelines are met. Note you are also welcome to lead some events but this is not a requirement

Essential experience:

  • Demonstrated Event coordination experience
  • Outgoing people person who likes to connect with and help others
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience using Facebook, including closed groups, events and driving and maintaining engagement with members.
  • Planning and Organizing skills
  • Problem solving
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work proactively and remotely - self-manage and achieve results.
  • Must have own computer and internet (operational phone will be provided)
  • Ability to use app and internet based technologies and databases
  • Uses exercise for own mental health
  • Must have used gmail, google drive and contacts

Desirable Working in mental health or fitness industry, may be a Cert IV fitness trainer

Additional requirements

Please note this is a working from home position so own computer, phone and internet is required.

Time Required

Average 4 hours weekly flexibly for 12 months

Suitable for
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Marketing, Media & Communications
  • Sport & Physical Activity
  • Writing & Editing

1 hour induction program