Volunteer Assistant for International Development Charity

Jeevika Trust

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Brighton based but focused on India. We are looking for help to develop our research and communications including social media and website development. There are opportunities to undertake research, building links with new partners and providing general organisational support. Currently we are focusing on developing our knowledge base around exploring new technologies to develop Smart Farms and Smart Villages which will address the impact of climate change in rural India.


Skills

Broad range of organisational skills, IT, events planning and research skills would be an advantage. Interest in international development, the impact of climate change and use of new technologies would be helpful. Working as part of a team.

Benefits

The role offers experience of development issues and the possibility to work as part of a small team to address the impact of climate change on the rural poor. It offers opportunities to engage with people who wish to make a difference in addressing rural poverty...

Practical Considerations

Flexible hours, the work is currently undertaken from home and online possibly with some attendance at local meetings in the future. There is an active volunteer group which meets regularly online in order to share ideas and develop activities.

When do I need to be available?

Morning Afternoon Evening
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  • Details
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
    Zurich Insurance Charity Policy
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training