Key responsibilities

The Communications and Marketing Volunteer will support the wider team with a clear set of responsibilities. The team is based on site, 9-5, Monday-Friday and so will be able to provide support and guidance throughout volunteering hours.

The Communications and Marketing Volunteer role includes:

  • Assisting with transcribing and writing engaging patient, staff, supporter and volunteer stories to be featured on Trinity’s website and social media.

  • Taking photos of events, classes, people and the hospice building and gardens.

  • Leading on the organisation of the hospice’s digital photo bank.

  • Oversee stock, replenishment and distribution of Trinity’s printed materials in hospice stands and display boards, keeping up to date records and reporting required orders and updates back to wider team.

  • Assistance at internal hospice events such as garden parties and open evenings, and occasional external events such as health fairs.

Required skills and competencies

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Basic photography skills

  • Highly organised, efficient and enthusiastic

  • Confident with computers, particularly Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel

  • Good writing abilities

  • Able to work independently and within a team

  • Discreet, empathetic and respectful communication style

  • Trustworthy and reliable

What this role will offer you

You will be making an important contribution to Trinity and to the thousands of people who use and support our services.

In return, you will have the opportunity to develop your skills or learn new skills in the context of a busy and innovative Communications and Marketing team.

You will be asked to attend an induction and will receive ongoing training and support as necessary.

Mandatory Training

All volunteers must attend a full day induction and complete some mandatory online e-learning. The volunteer induction covers communication skills, boundaries, health & safety, confidentiality and all the necessary information you will need prior to undertaking the role.

Interested? Please complete our volunteer application form

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