Activities involved
Committee Member Social Media Writing
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • References
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Email info@BudsinBloom.org a short paragraph with your interest in the position, what strengths you will bring to advance the vision/ mission, accompany with your resume and the names of 3 references with their contact information (not friends or family). Only applicants who are retained are contacted for an initial 10-minute telephone interview. If candidacy is retained, an in-person meeting is scheduled. Bring your portfolio and ideas! Reference check is required.
Languages Needed:

Fluent written English is required. Translation into French may be taken care of by Buds in Bloom.

  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth
  • Accessible by public transit

Blogger

Calgary, AB in person, by telephone or by video-conferencing, Calgary, AB, T2H 0K2 [map]
2-4 hours / weekly
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Buds in Bloom | Bourgeons en Éclat, non-profit children organization, is looking for a volunteer with proficiency in blog writing to complement our Fundraising/ Social Media team. Responsibilities include developing content for a blog related to child-family matters: early childhood, family health/wellness, sports/recreation programs, leisure/arts programs, nutrition, funding/financial sources to support specialized services, education, emergency preparedness, other community resources, to name a few relevant topics about family matters.

Having an ease in writing to produce a minimum of one blog post per month, and talent in attracting blog readers are required.

The change you will bring with your volunteering is raised awareness about the cause, while facilitating relief, hope and empowerment to families living with a child at risk for or who has a disability.

Time Commitment: 30- to 60-minute meetings are held in person and/ or by telephone or video-conferencing on a weekly or by-monthly basis, and as needed. Email communications in between meetings are also used as needed. The minimum time commitment over six months is about 52 hours or 2 hours per week. Scheduling is flexible. A long term part time mandate is preferred. Letter of reference and attestation of hours worked available upon request after first term is completed.
Additional Details & Skills Required
Excellence in team playing.

Proven results in blog engagement strategies.

Proficiency in strategically using blogs.

Excellence in trouble shooting during development, design, testing and blog launch.

Efficiency in using Wordpress, an asset.

Monthly reporting to the supervisor or Board members.
Certification or Education Required
Public Relations, Communications, English studies or equivalent/ relevant experience
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be part of creating a world where all families living with a child who has a disability get rapid access to the help they need. Together, bringing relief, hope and empowerment.

Letter of attestation of hours and of reference available upon request, once performance can be evaluated and attested, after the first completed six-month term.
Activities involved
Committee Member Social Media Writing
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • References
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Email info@BudsinBloom.org a short paragraph with your interest in the position, what strengths you will bring to advance the vision/ mission, accompany with your resume and the names of 3 references with their contact information (not friends or family). Only applicants who are retained are contacted for an initial 10-minute telephone interview. If candidacy is retained, an in-person meeting is scheduled. Bring your portfolio and ideas! Reference check is required.
Languages Needed:

Fluent written English is required. Translation into French may be taken care of by Buds in Bloom.

  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth
  • Accessible by public transit