Current Opportunities

Digital Communications Volunteer/s

  • Role: Digital Communications Volunteer/s – This role can be split across more than one volunteer depending on experience and number of days available to volunteer per week
  • Days:  Part time 2 days (or more depending on availability) a week
  • Start date: As soon as possible  
  • Contract length: Ongoing
  • Location: Remote, with the option to work from our London office 1 day per week
  • Reporting to: Digital Communications Manager

About Medical Aid Films

Medical Aid Films is an award winning, international non-for-profit who create quality media and communication that helps disadvantaged communities and health workers enhance health and wellbeing. We bring together health experts with creative content makers to create engaging, accessible digital content, empowering health workers and communities with vital knowledge and skills.

About the role

2022 marks Medical Aid Film’s 15th anniversary, the perfect time to join us as we work passionately to build our innovation-focused future. We’re looking for a Digital Communications Volunteer to support the charity in using digital marketing and communications to achieve its goal of making our health content more accessible and widespread.

We’re a small, friendly team interested in volunteer/s willing to grow in the role and help disadvantaged communities all over the world through film and other media. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce fresh and engaging content for our social media channels
  • Support in the management of the digital channels to generate more signups, views, and donations
  • Support in the management and update of our film database and YouTube and Vimeo channels
  • Manage email campaigns, track clicks, monitor sign ups, report and suggest changes to improve campaigns
  • Support innovation development and new digital revenue streams
  • Use reporting tools to track and report on our campaigns’ engagement
  • Be willing to learn about and follow the Medical Aid Films aims, principles and policies, including confidentiality and data protection
  • Be willing to undertake training in your role

About you

  • Have an interest in digital trends
  • Have some previous experience in Digital Communications whether that be during studies, previous job, previous volunteer opportunities
  • Have good communication skills
  • Have good IT skills
  • Have a can-do and positive atitude
  • Have excellent English writing ability
  • Have a working knowledge of Microsoft packages
  • Be non-judgmental and respect views, values, and cultures that are different from your own

Nice to have

  • Experience using WordPress
  • Previous volunteer experience

To apply

If you think you’re right for this volunteer experience, please send a 1 page letter highlighting why you think you’d be suitable for the volunteer role and why you want to volunteer with us to

At Medical Aid films, we are committed to a recruitment process which is as fair and inclusive as possible. We want every member of the team, including our volunteers to feel they can be their authentic self at work, with individual differences and perspectives being both valued and celebrated.

We are committed to inclusivity, diversity and equality and offer equal opportunities to all applicants regardless of age, colour disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation, or anything else that makes the applicant unique!

MAF can only reply to those who are successful. We thank you for your understanding.

By submitting your application, you are consenting for MAF to keep your application on file for future positions which may be suitable. If you do not want us to keep your application on file, please email


Volunteers and Interns

We are always on the lookout for passionate and motivated individuals to help us create positive change through film. If this sounds like you, please send a cover letter and CV to and one of our team will get back to you shortly.

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