Profile Writer for Full Time Lives

About your organisation

Full Time Lives is a social enterprise that works with organisations and individuals to help people transition better to exciting and fulfilling lives after full-time paid work.

What social impact does your organisation make?

  • Reduces loneliness, social isolation, unhappiness and depression among older people.
  • Builds stronger communities.
  • Increases social and community participation.

About your skilled volunteering project including why it is important  

Our community loves reading and hearing the stories of how other people have made a successful transition away from full-time work. We need a skilled interviewer and writer to interview people in our community and help them tell their stories. If you have photography/videography/editings skills (or would like to learn) this would be a big plus.

Required skills/interests

  • Interviewing
  • Writing
  • Photography (desirable)
  • Videography and editing (desirable)

Where is the role based?

Work from home, or travel to interview people within our community. We will pay for your travel expenses within Sydney.

What is the time commitment required per week/month?

Flexible, around 5 hours per week.

What are the benefits of working for Full Time Lives?

  • Be a part of a growing business helping improve a growing social problem
  • Grow your network of contacts in corporate, government and not for profit
  • Meet a wide range of interesting people in different stages of transitioning

Desirable traits

  • Self directed, making own decisions and working well without supervision
  • Great communicator - oral and written
  • Enjoys meeting new people and building a community

Start/finish date for the project

  • Start - as soon as possible.
  • Finish date - flexible, we would like a commitment for at least a month

Contact details