Volunteer Role Opening: Writer

Stichting Amsterdam Mamas provides support and information to international parents through our website, our English language Facebook groups (our main group has more than 23,000 members), Instagram and our weekly newsletter.

Article Writers are responsible for providing new articles on topics of interest to international parents in Amsterdam and the Netherlands.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Researching and writing new articles in consultation with the editor-in-chief
  • Keeping a running list of article ideas and taking into consideration the topics that arise frequently in the AM Facebook groups
  • Basic formatting and adding images to own articles

What you’ll need to apply:

  • Good command of the English language
  • Living in/around Amsterdam
  • Ideally previous experience as writer
  • Ideally experience with WordPress
  • Ideally experience with Google Workspace
  • Be proactive and able to work as part of a team
  • Able to work legally in the Netherlands
  • Membership of one of our Facebook groups

Hours/Place of work:

This is a flexible, home based role for around three to four hours per week. There is an opportunity to attend Team Meetings (online and in-person).

What we offer:

Volunteering with us gives you the opportunity to gain work experience, expand your network in Amsterdam and contribute to the Amsterdam Mamas community.
We will provide training as needed and we can provide a reference after six months.
Amsterdam Mamas holds social events for volunteers including an annual dinner or afternoon tea.

If this vacancy interests you then please contact us at our email address volunteer@amsterdam-mamas.nl for more details.

We look forward to hearing from you.
Genevieve Haywood
Interim Volunteer Manager

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