Activities involved
Administration Coordination Writing
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Email to info@BudsinBloom.org: 1- your resume 2- the strengths you bring to advance the Charity vision/ mission; 3- names of 3 references* and their contact information (not friends or family). Only applicants who are short listed are contacted for an initial telephone interview. If candidacy is retained, a face-to-face meeting is held. Bring your portfolio ! Background check is required due to the confidential nature of data.
Languages Needed:

All volunteers must reside full time in Canada; Extensive ease and experience with Wordpress, Divi Ease in using Microsoft products, Google/Gmail.

  • Work remotely
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families

Wordpress Web Designer

By video-conferencing; occasionally in person in Calgary, Calgary, AB, T2H 0K2 [map]
/ weekly
3-year term preferred (renewable)
Buds in Bloom is seeking a volunteer Web Designer who will be in charge of creating and maintaining its official websites. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who recognizes the role of technology in promoting sustainable and positive social change and wants to leave their mark in a meaningful way.

The early phases of the web designer’s projects will be directed towards redeveloping/rebranding the official websites. The successful candidate will take ownership of the website project and, as such, importantly will maintain close collaboration with the Directors of the Board, Executives and other volunteers.
The Web Designer will report to the IT Committee Team Lead, while at the same time be expected to work independently and take initiative where needed.

Responsibilities
• Testing and improving the website design 
• Working as a representative of the IT Committee to update the content as needed
• Adjust designs if/where required
• Utilize well-established web practices
• Ensure the hosted websites are reliable, high-performance, quick page-loading, and secure 
• Provide guidance/advice to the organization’s leadership on website-related technical topics such as hosting, database management, security, good practices, and the like.

Qualifications
• 2-5 years experience with developing websites on WordPress and Divi
• Good understanding of content management systems
• Experience with desktop and mobile content viewing applications
• Experience with Search Engine Optimization
• Comfortable working in teams, individually and remotely
• Creative, detailed and analytical thinker
• Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize work to meet deadlines
• Effective communication and organization skills.

For any questions or to apply, please kindly contact us at in-fo@BudsinBloom.org. Thank you for your time and consideration!

About the organization
Buds in Bloom (https://budsinbloom.org/) is a Registered Charity since 2021 that provides small group, one-on-one and online programmes to connect families raising children with varying abilities (disabilities) to community for child, youth and family wellness.

One of the reasons for Buds in Bloom's success (as evidenced by parent testimonials and government funding) is that we provide programmes that are co-created with families rather than traditional provider-created programmes.
Additional Details & Skills Required
•	Excellent organisation and time management,
•	Ability to multitask and prioritize assignments,
•	Attention to detail.
Certification or Education Required
IT-related experience in Canada
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
Great cause, flexible schedule, fun annual social opportunities, active volunteer community: team-building, family BBQ, benefit events (online and in person). A fee for service may be available depending on funding and time availability.

A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to co-create a world where all families raising children with varying abilities get the help they need when they need it. Reference letter and of attestation of hours available upon request.
Activities involved
Administration Coordination Writing
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Email to info@BudsinBloom.org: 1- your resume 2- the strengths you bring to advance the Charity vision/ mission; 3- names of 3 references* and their contact information (not friends or family). Only applicants who are short listed are contacted for an initial telephone interview. If candidacy is retained, a face-to-face meeting is held. Bring your portfolio ! Background check is required due to the confidential nature of data.
Languages Needed:

All volunteers must reside full time in Canada; Extensive ease and experience with Wordpress, Divi Ease in using Microsoft products, Google/Gmail.

  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families