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Social Media Team Volunteer (Various Roles) - flexible location

Apply now Role no: 497766
Availability: Business hours, Evenings, Mornings, Weekends
Time involved: Varied hours
Location: Melbourne

  • Ongoing role
  • Flexible days and times
  • Flexible location (online remote work available)

The program

The new and exciting communications and social media team, within the Community Mobilization Hub, will design, develop, and implement a state wide social media strategy to engage more people in humanitarian action. 

We have created new social media pages, which are dedicated to highlighting all the incredible and impactful work of Red Cross People in a warm, genuine and accessible way and offering an online community to our volunteers, members and staff in Victoria. We’re excited to engage with new audiences online and help drive people towards participating in voluntary action.

The opportunity

Gain valuable experience in social media management, help design and drive Red Cross Victoria's social media brand & generate, edit, publish, and share engaging content (e.g. original text, photos, videos, animations, info-graphics and memes).

The impact

The social media team will work with our teams to build a vibrant social media presence, engage our existing communities online, generate new audiences and drive participation. This team is going to be growing a social media brand based on the humanitarian work of our volunteers and members.

For more information, please see the volunteer role description or contact Ariane Boulanger at

Role Description - Download File VRD - Social Media Team Volunteer (1).pdf

We encourage all of our employees/volunteers to be vaccinated against Covid-19 and a number of states have mandated that Australian Red Cross employees/volunteer must be vaccinated to perform work for us. Please make sure that you are able to comply with these government requirements or have the appropriate medical exemption information available.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

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Applications close: AUS Eastern Daylight Time

  1. Submit your application Tell us about yourself along with any skills and experience you can bring to Red Cross by completing an online application.
  2. Meet with us Have a chat with us about the volunteer role you have applied for and see whether it’s a good match for you and for us.
  3. Complete some checks If you are successful in getting the role we’ll ask you to complete a Police Check. In some cases a Working With Children Check may also be required.
  4. Get started! At this stage, it’s time for your induction and training as you’re now an official Red Cross Volunteer.

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