The Kickstart Marketing and Social Media Officer will help deliver Digital Media and Marketing and support the communication needs of Saheli Hub.

About Saheli Hub 

Saheli Hub is a small charity and company limited by guarantee based in Balsall Heath. Saheli Hub has pioneered how to engage and support ethnic minority women mainly but not exclusively to manage their long-term health conditions by getting them physically active. Saheli Hub provide social clubs (knit & natter, crochet & chai and talking art), fitness activities indoor and outdoor, sports and challenging adventures.

Saheli are looking for a young person aged between 16 - 24yrs claiming Universal Credit to fill a Kickstart position. The role will involve helping to put together, creating and uploading content for social media including text, photographs, and videos thus developing your creative skills. Take pictures and develop and support the team with website content and to support regular blogs by the team. Create newsletter, leaflets and other printed media, as and when required allowing you to develop your creative writing skills.

You will assist with developing the marketing strategy and profile on all Social Media platforms, build the brand for the organisation and manage our key media accounts. You will learn how partner with relevant social media influencers to grow our reach and raise awareness of what we do.

You will also receive Employability Training as part of our commitment to the Kickstart scheme, helping young people secure long term employment.

The person appointed will be employed by Birmingham Voluntary Services (BVSC) and seconded to Saheli in Balsall Heath for the duration of their placement. The post is fixed term for 6 months.

To learn more about Saheli and the work they deliver please click on the link below 

To apply for this position you need to be in receipt of Universal Credit and aged between 16 - 24.

Please quote our postcode 'B5 6DR' and the job title to your Job Centre Work Coach in order to be referred to this position. We cannot accept direct applications for this post.

If you are interested in this position but not receiving Universal Credit, please speak to your local job centre to determine whether you are eligible.
For further information and guidance please email [email protected] 

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