Sweet as Volunteering Opportunities at the Timebank for 2015

There are a number of challenging, fun and rewarding volunteer opportunities that are up for grabs at the Wellington Timebank. Have a squizz and contact Hannah on wgtn.timebank@gmail.com to nab one!

Job Title: Master of Communications

Purpose: To keep timebank members and Wellingtonians up-to-date with all the awesomeness that goes on behind the scenes at the timebank.

Expectations and Responsibilities: This role involves writing up a fortnightly blog piece, keeping the social media calendar up-to-date with interesting and relevant articles, snippets of info and timebank stories and gathering photos and quotes from members.

Skills Required: Good with computers, comfortable with internet research, good written communication skills

Time requirement: 3-4 hours per week. Flexible timing. Role can be shared. Can be done at the WTB office or from home. Minimum 3 month commitment.

Support: Hannah, Wellington Timebank Coordinator, will be there for all your technical and emotional needs.

  

Job Title: Chief Mover & Shaker

Purpose: This rewarding role involves working with timebank members to encourage them to trade. Often people are too busy or lacking the confidence to follow up on trades and all they need is a bit of friendly support and they’re away laughing.

Expectations and Resposibilites: Work with individual members who need assistance trading or who do not have computers. Regularly check listings and create opportunities for people to trade.

Skills required: Someone who is creative, good with people and enjoys the satisfaction of helping people out.

Time requirement: 3-4 hours per week. Flexible timing. Can be done at the WTB office or from home. Minimum 3 months commitment. This role can be shared.

Support: Hannah, Wellington Timebank Coordinator, will be there for all your technical and emotional needs. She’ll provide you with training too.

 

Job Title: Momentum Builder

Purpose: Everyone loves getting together but they rarely have the time or energy to put into organising it. This role supports Hub Curators and members to organise events and group trades. Part of the role will also be to support the Coordinator to organise creative and fun festival stalls at this summer’s festivals.

Expectations and Responsibilities: To work with timebank members helping to oprganise casual and easy events and gatherings. Encourage members to do group trades. Assist with Festival stall organisation.

Skills required: Great organisation skills, creative thinker, follows through on committments.

Time requirement: 3-4 hours per week. Flexible timing. Can be done from WTB office or home. Minimum 3 month commitment.

Support: Hannah, Wellington Timebank Coordinator will be there for all your technical & emotional needs.