10 January

Volunteer: Admin/Marketing Assistant

About Limerick's Gateway To Education

This Organisation has been set up to help families, who have difficulty with occurring expenses with regards to school essentials. Homework Classes Are now provided Charity Shop has now been opened to fund services provided to students and families.

What's Involved

This role involves general administration, updating posts on social media and responding to queries on the phone and online. There is an opportunity to take part in, and influence, a large marketing campaign and develop marketing/social media skills. Training on all aspects will be provided through the Gateway to Education, Skillsnet etc.

What's Required For This Position

You need to be an enthusiastic person, with the ability to post to online social media sites and reply to queries in a friendly, professional manner. A good level of English language is required. Ability to design posters and flyers (or willingness to learn) an advantage. Familiarity with Word and Excel are required.

  • Community Development/ Social work
  • General Admin/ Office Support
  • Phone Support/ Information Giver
  • PR/ Marketing/ Market Research

Level Of English Required For This Role

Fluent English

Times And Commitment Required For This Role

Minimum time commitment: 1 month

Hours required: 5hrs Weekly

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:

Unit 48, Tait Business Centre, Dominic Street, Limerick City

Screening Details For This Role

  • Garda Vetting
  • Informal Interviews
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Volunteers Will Be Provided With The Following Supports

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training
  • Insurance cover
  • Ongoing training opportunities

Volunteers with the following challenges will be supported in this role

  • Physical Disability
  • Mental Health Difficulties

Age Restrictions

Over 18

Benefits You Will Receive As a Volunteer

Volunteers will benefit from support from the organisation in their personal and professional development. Training will be provided and opportunities to grow professionally will be given.

Getting there

Limerick city centre, 2 minutes from bus/train station.

Please apply here.