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Development Education Centre South Yorkshire (DECSY)

Development Education Centre South Yorkshire (DECSY) logo

DECSY promotes Global Learning and Education for a just and sustainable world: increasing understanding of complex global issues, such as world poverty, conflict, climate change and migration.

Social Media Volunteer 2021/22

This opportunity takes place between 01 Sep 2021 and 31 Aug 2022

Increase the profile of DECSY and Global Learning on Facebook / Twitter / Instagram / LinkedIn by helping to research, write and create relevant content and then post the content using a scheduling tool. Updating of the website as required as well.

*After you have clicked ‘Register Your Interest’, you will receive an email with the next steps of your volunteering application for this role - follow this guidance*

What skills do I need?

No specific skills required.

What will I gain?

Experience of working in a small voluntary sector organisation, the opportunity to make a difference and learn more about global learning and development education. The opportunity to extend your work into other areas within the organisation if interested.

Training and support

Training provided for the role as required, and supervision provided.

Time commitment

At least 4 hours, once a week for a minimum of 3 months. Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday







DBS (criminal records) check



DECSY, Scotia Works, Leadmill Road, Sheffield, S1 4SE

Travel information

A 5 minute walk from Sheffield train and tram station and bus station. A short walk from the city centre. 25 mins walk from SU.
  • CausesEducation, Environment and conservation, Equality and liberation
  • FrequencyEvery week
  • WhenTuesday morning, Tuesday afternoon, Wednesday morning, Wednesday afternoon, Thursday morning, Thursday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsAdministration, Communication skills, Creativity, Marketing, Social media
  • Careers and AspirationsMarketing, Teaching, Third sector and charity work

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