VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Empower The Future (ETF) is a non-profit organization that aims to encourage high school students towards post-secondary education and success. ETF’s has a variety of projects that help educate students on applying to post-secondary (the application process, requirements, etc.), financial aid (student loans, program fees, scholarships), mental wellness, and more. These projects create a safe outlet for high school students to ask questions about post-secondary and receive real life experiences as answers. 

Current Opportunities

Copy Writer - Content Developer

REQUIREMENTS

  •  Be able to write high-engagement social media and blog content that connects to our organization

  • Collaborate with our team members to develop a variety of materials

  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Managing the distribution of content through our various channels, including social media

  • Be mindful of things like flow, readability, and sentence variety

  • Computer literacy, as content writers use computers to create projects and to communicate wit their team 

  • Develop graphics using Canva (or other graphic design platforms) when needed

  • Be passionate about helping those in the community and making a difference

  • Have a positive energy and attitude

  • Be able to work with people from diverse backgrounds and personalities

  • Be available for team meetings (1-2 times a month)

  • Be able to respond quickly to messages via team chats and emails

Social Media Manager

REQUIREMENTS

  • Be familiar with Hootsuite, an easy to use platform for social media management

  • Be able to oversee  our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts

  • Communicate with followers, respond to queries in a timely manner and monitor customer reviews

  • Have excellent communication skills, including copywriting and typing skills

  • Grow our followers by targeting secondary schools, community organizations, and prospective post-secondary students

  • Develop graphics using Canva (or other graphic design platforms) when needed

  • Create and update content according to the changing needs of ETF

  • Be able to regularly manage social media accounts by posting 1-2 times a week

  • Be passionate about helping those in the community and making a difference 

  • Have a positive energy and attitude

  • Be able to work with people from diverse backgrounds and personalities

  • Be available for team meetings (1-2 times a month)

  • Be able to respond quickly to messages via team chats and emails

Website Manager

REQUIREMENTS

  • Be familiar with Wix (see http://wix.com), an easy to use platform for website management and editing

  • Be comfortable with overseeing the functionality of the website and make creative decisions

  • Create and update content according to the changing needs of ETF

  • Be passionate about helping those in the community and making a difference 

  • Have a positive energy and attitude

  • Possess effective interpersonal communications skills

  • Be able to work with people from diverse backgrounds and personalities

  • Be available for team meetings (1-2 times a month)

  • Be able to respond quickly to messages via team chats and emails

Webinar Facilitator

REQUIREMENTS

  • Have strong public speaking skills or willingness to learn

  • Be interested in sharing your experience in post-secondary (such as applying for student loans, scholarships, registering for classes, joining clubs, etc.)

  • Be passionate about helping those in the community and making a difference 

  • Have a positive energy and attitude

  • Possess effective interpersonal communications skills

  • Be able to work with people from diverse backgrounds and personalities

  • Be available for team meetings (1-2 times a month)

  • Be able to respond quickly to messages via team chats and emails

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