Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1200 Del AmoRedondo Beach, CA 90277


About

  • Formed in 1955, Beach Cities Health District is a public agency that provides health care services to the communities of Hermosa Beach, Manhattan Beach and Redondo Beach.
  • BCHD communicates with volunteers through a monthly newsletter. This executive-level volunteer will support Volunteer Services by writing the Volunteer Spotlight of the Month, ensuring that all written pieces are clear, error-free and of professional quality.

Duties:

  • Receives information regarding volunteers selected for Spotlight of the Month
  • Set up interview and interview volunteer
  • Write content for volunteer newsletter’s spotlight
  • Submit by deadline

Qualifications Needed:

  • Knowledge of English grammar and punctuation
  • Familiarity with Associated Press style guidelines
  • Experience with Microsoft Word
  • Excellent copy/editing and proofreading skills
  • Versatile style, with ability to assess audience’s needs, both internal and external, and develop copy that communicates clearly and concisely with them
  • Meticulous attention to detail and commitment to producing quality product

Application Process:

All potential candidates are asked to complete the following application process to see if this position is an appropriate fit:
  • Submit resume and writing sample - a dynamic 300-word spotlight profile of yourself to kate.ekman@bchd.org
  • Participate in simple intake process conducted by Volunteer Services
  • Interview with supervisor

NOTE: Work is done virtually but someone in the Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach, or Manhattan Beach area preferred.

Skills

  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-5 hours monthly
  • Writing sample (see description)
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