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Volunteer Copywriter

Norfolk Citizens Advice

Norwich, NR3 2AY


Job Description

What will you do?


complete an introduction to Citizens Advice

research and write copy and blogs for NCA website

research and write newsletters for local offices https://www.ccn.ac.uk/admin/pages/edit/EditForm/67/field/Vacancies/item/254?gridState-Vacancies-0=%7B%22GridFieldSortableHeader%22%3A%7B%22SortColumn%22%3A%22Status%22%7D%2C%22GridFieldPaginator%22%3A%7B%22currentPage%22%3A2%7D%7D

research and write press releases on behalf of NCA

talk with Advice Co-ordinators, Project Leads, Research and Campaigns team and Senior Management to keep up with the latest news

talk to clients or volunteers about their experiences



What do you need to have?

You don’t need specific qualifications or skills but you’ll need to:

be friendly and approachable

be non-judgmental and respect views, values and cultures that are different to your own

be able to write copy for media purposes and communicate ideas to others

have good IT skills

be willing to learn about and follow the Citizens Advice aims, principles and policies, including confidentiality and data protection

be willing to undertake training in your role



How much time do you need to give?

We can be flexible about the time spent and how often you volunteer so come and talk to us.

A minimum of 4 hours per week for this role is preferable.


What’s in it for you?

make a real difference in your community

learn about a range of issues that affect our clients such as benefits, debt, employment and housing.

build on valuable skills such as communication, listening, marketing and advertising

increase your employability

work with a range of different people, independently and in a team.

Wellbeing Assistance Scheme and Wellbeing Hub

Charity Discount Scheme

social events for volunteers

option to join network groups within the organisation for individuals from various Ethnic backgrounds and cultures, people with Disabilities, LGBTQ+, Trans and Non-Binary

We reimburse your travel expenses too!


Valuing Inclusion

Our volunteers come from a range of backgrounds and we particularly welcome applications from people with Disabilities, people with physical or mental health conditions, LGBTQ+ and individuals from various Ethnic backgrounds and cultures.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer Copywriter and would like to discuss flexibility around location, time, ‘what you will do’ and how we can support you please contact us.


Contact details

Emma Manser

Volunteer Recruitment and Training Administrator

v.recruitment@ncab.org.uk

01603 273116


Salary

Voluntary


Attendance

Weekly, for at least 1 year


Hours

Minimum of 6 hours per week


How to apply

Email v.recruitment@ncab.org.uk for an application pack