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The Scotland’s Gardens team in Roxburghshire is looking for a Social Media volunteer to help us to promote local gardens that open for charity. This is a flexible, home-based opportunity.
This role would be ideal for someone with an interest in all forms of Social Media, specifically Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and Twitter. The purpose of this role is to use Social Media to promote our garden openings, trails and events. It is a varied, flexible role that would also give valuable experience in marketing and communication.
Scotland's Gardens Scheme raises money for charity by encouraging, promoting and supporting private gardens to open for charity.
Experience required: A Facebook account and experience of sharing information on Facebook (essential).
Experience of managing a Facebook page would be useful, but we are happy to train you.
Experience of WhatsApp, Instagram and Twitter would be an advantage but not essential.
An excellent communicator, positive and enthusiastic with a love of gardens.
Having your own transport would be helpful for occasional garden visits and team meetings.
Travel details: Home-based
Minimum age: 18
Expenses details: Expenses associated with your role by agreement with the District Organiser. We are not generally able to pay mileage, except for specific national events and training.
Training details: Induction to Scotland’s Gardens Scheme and ongoing training opportunities.
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