Could you help with our magazine?
Design / Creative volunteer needed for Berkshire Family History Society
We are looking for someone to assist an editorial team in producing a quarterly 44 page A4 size magazine.
The task is to:
- undertake the design, layout and arrangement of the magazine content in conjunction with the chief editor
- implement proof-reading corrections
- liaise with printer and distributor
Experience with computer publishing programs would be advantageous.
Level of activity will be determined by quarterly schedule and deadlines. Attendance at infrequent editorial panel meetings is desirable, otherwise much of the task can be managed at home or off-site.
Candidates should note that a location move is expected at the end of 2017 to a more central site in Reading. This will not have volunteer car parking, but will have better public transport links.
Working from home mainly
Car parking for the volunteer?
Secure bicycle parking?
Near public transport?
How much time?
A few hours a week
What times and days of the week?
Mon AMMon PMMon EVETue AMTue PMTue EVEWed AMWed PMWed EVEThu AMThu PMThu EVEFri AMFri PMFri EVESat AMSat PMSat EVESun AMSun PMSun EVE
Any of these times
Additional timing details
Days vary according to publishing schedule of quarterly publication
Design / Creative
Will suit someone like this:
Enjoys variety and changeSelf organised/motivatedLikes team workHappy to work soloPrecise and methodicalPatientCreativeCommunicator
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
On the job
Description of support
From team members
Description of expenses
Only on exceptional travel or costs requested
Will I need my own transportation?
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Are references required?
Will there be an interview?
Are they properly insured?
Do they need a specific gender?
How many volunteers needed?
Opportunity added on
18 July 2017