This opportunity is ongoing, with no end date.
MCR Pathways is a Scottish, school based mentoring programme supporting those in or on the edges of the care-system to realise their full potential through education. MCR Pathways works in all Glasgow’s secondary schools and in schools in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Edinburgh, North Ayrshire, South Lanarkshire and West Dunbartonshire. The programme supports almost 2,000 young people each week. MCR supports them to find, grow and use their own talents and skills.
We are currently recruiting specialist volunteers who have extensive experience of working with InDesign software and are able to design and create engaging materials in line with our current MCR branding to market our organisation and recruit mentors.
Successful volunteers will have:
A passion for volunteering and understanding of the benefits it can bring to volunteers, communities and the city, including our MCR Pathways programme;
Extensive knowledge of InDesign
Some experience in creating and designing original content (social media posts, graphics)
An interest in designing and branding
Ability to work independently
Full induction and appropriate training will be provided for the role, with full ongoing support. This opportunity will give a volunteer to meet new people, an opportunity to develop their own skills set and be part of the MCR ripple effect - www.mcrpathways.org
Benefits to self
An opportunity to enhance skills working with an experienced Marketing Team and support MCR Pathways, a school based mentoring programme and charity who are making such a difference.
Benefits to others
A programme who are going through a rapid national expansion, working with 1600+ young people in Glasgow alone.
Glasgow Mitchell Library or remote
Full training from MCR Marketing Team
Support and supervision details
Full training from Marketing team, and support from Volunteer Services if required.
- TypeChildren, Education, Marketing Media, Widening Access, Young People