Media Officer – Social Media

  • VO79196
  • Home-based volunteering


Scotland’s Garden Scheme (SGS) raises money for charity by encouraging, promoting and supporting private garden owners across Scotland to open their gardens to the general public. Funds are raised through these garden openings by charging an entry fee and by offering refreshments and plants for sale. We aim to make the whole experience inspiring, rewarding and enjoyable for all involved.The Media Officer for Social Media will work closely with their District Organiser to promote Scotland’s Gardens Scheme and local garden open days through Social Media. The role is home-based, but there will be opportunities to visit gardens and to attend team meetings.

Organisation aims and objectives

Scotland's Gardens raises money for charity by encouraging, promoting and supporting garden owners to open their gardens to the public; raising money for a charity of their choice through admissions, plant sales and refreshments.










Renfrewshire Around 4-6 hours per month, depending on the time of year, the size of your district and how you develop the role.


We have a minimum age of 18
Experience required: • A Facebook account (essential) • Experience of sharing information on Facebook (essential) • Experience of managing a Facebook page would be useful but we are happy to train you. • Experience with Instagram, WhatsApp and Twitter would be an advantage but not essential.
Travel details: Although the opportunity is home-based, you may occasionally want to visit local gardens and so your own transport would be an advantage. We do not normally pay travel expenses except for training and national events.
Minimum age: 18


Training details: The Marketing Manager and the District Organiser will be your main source of support. You will link directly with the Marketing Manager for training and for national PR objectives. • Written guidance and useful templates are available on our website • Closed national Facebook group for District Volunteers
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

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