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ASRC Foodbank Social Media Volunteer

Asylum Seeker Resource Centre

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About The Role

The Foodbank Social Media Volunteer will play a key role in developing and implementing social media content to increase food donations to the ASRC Foodbank. This position will involve supporting the ASRC Foodbank developing stories and content for social media that engages, educates and motivates action (donations) from supporters and the general public.

Program: Foodbank

The Community Food Program ensures that people seeking asylum have equitable access to culturally appropriate, nutritious food and basic groceries in a welcoming and social environment.

Our Foodbank enables people seeking asylum to choose food and other essentials for themselves and their families. The foodbank shop reflects a retail environment that reduces barriers to accessing food with volunteers providing customer service and stock management. Our Community Kitchen volunteers prepare a delicious lunch each weekday for our members using recipes gifted by people with lived experience in our community.

Key Responsibilities

  • Create Engaging content to promote food drives by schools, the corporate sector and other community groups, including our annual Festive Food Drive in December.
  • Create engaging content to promote online donations via Coles Online.
  • Create content to promote engagement with the ASRC Foodbank that generates in-kind donations.
  • Create content to call out for needed items and thank donors for dropping off goods.
  • Assisting with monthly reporting.
  • Implement monthly content schedule.
  • Coordinate content creation with the Marketing team using Canva.

What We're Looking For

  • Strong copywriting and storytelling skills.
  • Knowledge of social media trends and applications (Facebook and Instagram mandatory).
  • Expereince using Canva.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Good organisational skills and communication skills.
  • Creative person with the ability to come up with creative solutions.

About Us

The Asylum Seeker Resouce Centre (ASRC) is the largest aid, employment, health and advocacy organisation for people seeking asylum in Australia. The ASRC provides a range of direct services as well as participating in law reform, campaigning and lobbying.

The human rights of people seeking asylum and refugees are at the foundation of all we do and the workforce makes it happen, doing the woerk to bring vision and purpose to life.

Our organisational values are: Welcoming, Authentic, Courageous, Collaborative.

For more information email [email protected].