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  • BASE Website Administrator
    with BASE East Fife (Blind Activities Support Events)

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO78230 - Created/last updated: 28/11/2019


    About this opportunity:Base is a Scottish Registered Charity which was set up fourteen years ago by a group of visually impaired people to support others with sight problems in East Fife by providing a programme of monthly activities. They require a volunteer to manage their website
    The tasks needed would include uploading photos, adding script e.g. latest news, update programme of events, add logos and occasional modification. The website is hosted by Digital Fife and tuition has been offered by them on a one-to-one basis should training be required.

    This is a great opportunity to support visually impaired people living in East Fife, taking into account how sight-impaired people may need to access websites using screen readers, colour contrast settings, and larger font sizes.

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Training sessions offered by Digital Fife on a one-to-one basis if required
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - We pay travel expenses of 45p a mile or reimburse cost of public transport should volunteer require to come to committee meetings which would not be often.

    Experience required:Experience in managing websites Some knowledge about how sight-impaired people access websites by use of screen readers, colour contrast settings, and larger font sizes.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Induction/Training; Informal Chat

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe volunteer could work from home - an ideal online volunteering opportunity.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.

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