Writer

Organization Details
Organization Name: Movement Centre of Manitoba Inc.
Address: 1646 Henderson Hwy
Winnipeg MB  R2G 1N7
Website: http://www.movementcentre.ca
Organizational Description: The Movement Centre of Manitoba provides Conductive Education rehabilitation to children and adults with neurological movement disorders, such as cerebral palsy, stroke, MS, Parkinson's, acquired brain injury, and spina bifida.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: The Movement Centre of Manitoba is looking for a talented writer to generate engaging, original content that aligns with the Movement Centre's strategic goals. The writer will research topics and develop interesting articles that will appeal to our target audience. You should be a skilled writer who can create appealing, insightful posts that will reach and grow our audience.

You should be creative, adaptable, and analytical with excellent writing skills and a unique voice. Content will be published on our website, via Constant Contact, and circulated to our other platforms via our marketing team.

Duties:
- Generating, researching and pitching ideas for posts
- Writing content relating to conductive education, client stories, the conditions conductive education helps with, neuroplasticity, etc. once a month.
Skills Required: - Flexible approach
- Excellent use of the English language
- Good proof-reading and sub-editing skills
- Creativity and adaptability, a questioning attitude, and an eye for detail
- Exceptional writing, research, and communication skills
- Ability to digest complex information and make it accessible in plain English
- A willingness to learn about conductive education, physical disabilities
- A passion for our mission
- Working towards or received a certificate, degree, or diploma in English, Writing/Creative Writing, Marketing, or similar (preferred).

To apply for this position please include a sample of your writing with your resume/CV.
Skills Gained/Related Careers: - Develop and/or enhance your creative and technical writing skills.
- Boost your CV
- Learn about conductive education and how it helps individuals with neurological motor disorders, and learn about those disorders


- Feel great about helping Manitobans find the Movement Centre and work towards independence!
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
1-2 hours per week (depending on individual), commitment of 6 months. Volunteer must tour the facility to see the program taking place. Candidate will work remotely and set own schedule, meeting with Manager of Marketing (via telephone or in-person) as needed.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Uses a wheelchair
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Email: tanya@movementcentre.ca
Phone: 204-489-2679 ext. 3
Closing Date: Nov 30, 2019
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