By working with us, you can help us work towards our goal of ensuring everyone everywhere has access to quality healthcare.
Role Title: Communications and Events Volunteer
Reporting to: Communications Manager
Working hours: Part-time, 1 – 2 days a week for eight months
Expenses: This is an unpaid internship role. You will receive £10 per day for travel and lunch (we have a subsided café on-site)
Location: Royal Society of Medicine, Central London, W1G 0AE
Closing Date: Midnight on 26th January 2018
As a THET volunteer you will join our small, friendly team to provide support to the Communications team.
Today, one billion people will never see a qualified health worker in their lives.
For over twenty-five years, THET has been working to change this, training health workers to build a world where everyone has access to affordable and quality healthcare. We do this by leveraging the expertise and energy of the UK health community, supporting health partnerships between hospitals, colleges and clinics in the UK and those overseas.
From reducing maternal deaths in Uganda to improving the quality of hospital care for injured children in Myanmar, we work to strengthen local health systems and build a healthier future for all. In the past seven years alone, THET has reached over 84,000 health workers across 31 countries in Africa, the Middle East and Asia in partnership with over 130 UK institutions.
ABOUT THE ROLE
We are currently looking for a Communications and Events Volunteer to help our small, friendly team with the organisation of THET’s Annual Conference that will take place on 27th and 28th September at Imperial College London as well as communications tasks such as website updates and content generation. This a great opportunity for one dynamic candidate to develop their skills within communications and across different stages of event organisation, from planning to delivery, and to give their unique contribution to one of the most exciting events within the global health sector.
Under the supervision of the Communications Manager the volunteer will:
To apply for this role please send your CV and cover letter to Ms Edvige Bordone, Communications Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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