Interested in boosting your career in journalism and communications? Get into the field with Street Child and make your portfolio stand out from the crowd.
We accept applications from students, recent graduates as well as seasoned professionals.
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Use your skills in storytelling to film, photograph or write about Street Child’s work across the world and create compelling content for the Street Child portfolio.
As a Media & Communications Volunteer you will be responsible for:
Collecting and consolidating data from the field in the form of case studies, reports, written and visual content for marketing purposes
Building the visual media library, including photographs and video footage
Providing training to local partners on case study writing, photography and marketing
Writing country and programme specific updates and content for Street Child website
Liaising with Street Child UK and in-country teams on supply and demand of content
A degree or professional experience in journalism, marketing, media, or other relevant subjects
A demonstrable ability in communications
Experience in photography
Excellent communication skills
Professional and diligent in presentation and conduct
Independent and capable of proactive work plan management with minimal support
Flexible, adaptable and able to thrive in a startup environment
Thoughtful, resourceful, reflective, and eager to learn
Culturally responsive and respectful
Keen interest in understanding and contributing to the development sector
If you are interested in applying, have a look at the Practicalities page or simply