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LGBT+ Ambassador with Just Like Us

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Duties: 

As a Just Like Us ambassador your role will be incredibly varied. There are a number of exciting projects, tasks and opportunities you can get stuck into. You will be trained to deliver talks and workshops to schools about growing up LGBT+, use your voice online by creating digital content and contribute to loads of different areas of the organisation such as fundraising, promotion, strategy and inclusion. Not only this but being an ambassador is a great way to make connections with a massive network of other diverse LGBT+ people and gain valuable employability skills such as public speaking, networking and digital content creation.

Who will the volunteers be working with?: 

As an ambassador you will work with: - Other Just Like Us ambassadors (all school talks will be done in pairs). - Just Like Us staff, - School students and staff (secondary) - You may also have the opportunity to work with corporate partners on digital campigns.

Training: 

We provide all new ambassadors with extensive training online across dates in October and November. This includes training in public speaking, building your LGBT+ story, diversity and inclusion and various other fields that will help enhance your experience with Just Like Us.

We have a diverse community of ambassadors from a range of backgrounds. You don’t have to be out to everyone to be an ambassador- we take steps to make sure you’re safe and how public-facing your role is, is totally up to you.

If you have any questions about volunteering for Just Like Us or are concerned about a barrier to volunteering please contact Josh at josh.buckland@justlikeus.org

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Required Role

LGBT+ Ambassador with Just Like Us

Key responsibilities

Just Like Us ambassadors are champions of LGBT+ equality. We fully train you to deliver talks and workshops in schools in your local area about growing up LGBT+. This provides much needed representation and acts as a voice for LGBT+ young people and their allies. Additionally, Just Like Us ambassadors get involved in other areas of the organisation such as : - Creating digital content (using your voice online) - Promotion and Fundraising (across campuses, in local communities and online) - Community and well being initiatives (including diversity and inclusion) - Contributing to the organisation's strategy, impact and reporting These allow volunteers to gain key skills and experience in a range of fields.

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  • Interpersonal
  • Non-discriminatory
  • Non-judgemental
  • Positive attitude
  • Public Speaking
  • Time Management

Desirable Skills

  • Confidence
  • Initiative
  • Leadership and Management
  • Listening
  • Mentoring and counselling
  • Office IT (Word, Excel etc)
  • Presentation
  • Public Speaking
  • Teaching and training
  • Time Management
  • Self Management

Skill to gain

  • Interpersonal
  • Leadership and Management
  • Marketing
  • Mentoring and counselling
  • Office IT (Word, Excel etc)
  • Presentation
  • Public Speaking
  • Teaching and training
  • Time Management
  • Networking

When can you do this role/Calendar

Minimum commitment level: Once every three months

Start Date: 27-10-2020

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Location

Bristol, UK
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