Hale Community Trust Seeks Digital/Social Media Intern

We’re looking for a bright and enthusiastic Digital/Social Media intern to work with Hale Community Trust (HCT) for a 12 month unpaid Internship placement to help promote the Trust’s work and help develop HCT’s social media presence within the local community.

This is a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable work experience in social media marketing field. The post holder will be able to develop their knowledge and skills while at the same time making a significant contribution to the local community.


Job description

Supported and directed by HCT’s Communications Steering Group, the post holder will be required to help:

  • Establish and develop HCT’s links with local residents, schools, businesses, community and faith groups via a range of social media platforms.
  • Contribute and deliver targeted awareness raising campaigns on issues relating to Hale Village and its development.
  • Write regular blogs and maintain content for HCT’s website.
  • Compile research and relevant data on any key development proposals for Hale via social media networks.
  • Provide proactive support for HCT’s board by contributing to the communications planning process.
  • Be confident in the use of photography to support messages on a range of media platforms.

The post holder will be a key member of HCT’s Communications Group. Initially, it is anticipated that this role will require up to two days time, however, this will remain under review.


About you

You don’t need to have a degree or qualification in digital marketing to apply for this role. This is an opportunity for someone who is enthusiastic about social media/digital marketing and wants to develop their knowledge and skills in this field while at the same time supporting their local community.

You will need to be organised, numerate, analytical and precise in your writing. You will need an inquisitive and analytical mind and a desire to learn and apply your knowledge to support HCT’s overall aims.

You will be able to work collaboratively within a team, have a good sense of humour and have good interpersonal and communication skills.

You will be a Hale resident or part of the local community.


About Hale Community Trust

Hale Community Trust is a community group and registered charity with the aim of making Hale a vibrant place to live, visit, shop and work. The purpose of this role is to support and promote the Trust’s work, in particular its progress in delivering a new Community Centre and Library at the centre of Hale Village.


Interested in applying?

We would like to appoint by the end of December 2020 for an initial 12 month period with a view to extending or developing the role further if it is successful.

Deadline for applications is Monday November 30th at 5.00pm.

Interviews will be conducted online and will take place on Wednesday December 9th and Thursday December 10th after 5pm.

Apply Now

Please send a CV and a covering letter explaining why you would like to be considered for the role.

Email Charlotte Batra