Social Media/Outreach Assistant

(Sahaja Yoga Meditation Network)

Position ID: V-HVC0617
Last Full Update: 10 Jan 2024

Opportunity Details: Social Media/Outreach Assistant

Contact Ioana Popa, Director, Sahaja Yoga Meditation Network; Phone: 905-484-2068 * 416-294-5118; Email:

For the last 18 years, Sahaja Yoga Meditation Network has been offering free meditation classes in the Halton region and beyond. We have had the joy of touching individuals and families across Halton by offering thousands of self-realization and meditation workshops in community centers, corporations, small businesses, senior homes, schools, and youth support organizations. 

We are looking for volunteers to help grow our social media presence, as well to spread and strengthen our outreach in the community. 

Network Expansion: Actively reaching out to organizations and individuals to expand our non-profit's presence and build strategic partnerships (strategy and approach will be provided and will be a collaborative exercise with the other team members).
Content Creation: Crafting engaging content for social media platforms (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Community Calendars) to reflect our mission.
Create & Organize Resources: Manage participants and build a repository of community contacts
Collaborative Strategy and Analytics: Work with our team to implement social media strategies, analyzing performance metrics for continuous improvement.
Marketing and Promotion: Actively promoting events and programs. Can include sharing posters with interested organizations and businesses in person. 

Ages 16 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a physical disability
Areas of Interest Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Event Coordination & Support ; Information & Referral Services ; Marketing & Promotions ; Social Media ; Telephone Communication ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual ; Writing / Editing
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Web & IT ; Writing & Editing ; Previous experience is not required, but a willingness to learn and collaborate transparently is highly valued.
Commitment Length One Time / Special Event ; Short Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term
Interaction Level Solitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Minimum Hours 2 / Week
Seasons Spring ; Summer ; Fall ; Winter ; Year Round
Accessibility Not Applicable
Number of Positions Acton ; Burlington ; Georgetown ; Hamilton ; Milton ; Oakville 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
Police Check Not Required

Agency Details: Sahaja Yoga Meditation Network

Office Phone 416-294-5118
Address & Map
Orchard Community Hub (meeting location)
2400 Sutton Dr
Burlington, ON L7L 7A9
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