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Social Media Volunteer

Social Media Volunteer
New Beginnings Peer Support
Description of the role:

Design & create posts to spread awareness of New Beginnings work and related topics.
Upload and oversee social media posts.
Support our fundraising campaigns.
Actively engaging and networking with other social media accounts across all platforms.
Support our goal to increase our social media following and engagement.

Skills and qualities needed for the role:

Presents in a professional manner in person and by phone.
Highly competent in social media- Instagram, Twitter & Facebook.
Creative, familiarity with Canva preferable (training will be provided) .
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Enjoys working in a team environment.
Trustworthy and reliable.
Knowledge of domestic abuse (training will be provided).
Interest in raising awareness of the long term trauma of domestic abuse & support required.

Practical information:

Based from Harrogate office
Flexible hours


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Additional Information
DBS check needed: Yes
Driving licence needed: No
Car owner: No
Open to: Over 18s
Is this role wheelchair accessible?: Yes
Address
Cornwall Road
Harrogate
North Yorkshire
HG1
Last updated: 05.05.2022
Organisation Information

New Beginnings Peer Support is a peer led charitable organisation supporting female survivors of domestic abuse in the Harrogate District. We provide a safe environment for women and their children to re-establish themselves, reach their goals and achieve a happier, healthier future.
New Beginnings is operating throughout the coronavirus outbreak and services include:-
• 1:1 support via phone/video calls including relevant signposting,
• Peer support WhatsApp group sharing information, encouraging positive support network & providing access to practical & emotional support,
• Private Facebook group & Instagram Account– offering signposting and information,
• Public Facebook page sharing information and raising awareness of the realities of domestic abuse.
Emotional support is provided through peers, mentoring & increasing your support network with practical support including but not limited to housing, business start-ups, finding employment, budgeting, food bank requests, clothing needs, support with family court. All to with the aim of improving your overall health & wellbeing.
This group is for those who feel ready to move on with their life and would like support to do so in a safe and understanding environment. Please note we are not a counselling group. Our aim is to help people start afresh and complement existing services.