Media Volunteer

THIS IS A VOLUNTARY POSITION

Set up by ex-TV Producer, Lucy Buck, Child’s i Foundation is a charity based in Kampala, Uganda, that was established in 2008 to tackle the problem of child abandonment. We now work to re-settle abandoned children with families rather than them spending a lifetime languishing in institutions.

We are currently looking for a media volunteer to base themselves in Uganda and produce films about our on-going mission.

Start date: Beginning of August 2014 for a minimum of 3 months (please state your availability and intended length of stay in your application)

Applicants should be:

  • Experienced in the field of producing with a focus on directing/producing (PD/AP/or experienced Researcher)
  • Confident shooting with and ingesting footage from a Sony Z1
  • Have knowledge of basic sound equipment
  • Be highly proficient in using Final Cut Pro 7

No driving licence necessary

Current valid CRB check is desirable

Applicants should be up-to-date with all appropriate vaccinations, especially Yellow Fever. More information about recommended vaccinations can be found here: http://www.nathnac.org/ds/c_pages/country_page_UG.htm.

Housing and per diems are provided.

You will need to fund your own flights and airport transfers, vaccinations and anti-malarials, personal travel insurance, sim card and airtime, personal internet and local travel/excursions.

Please email CVs and covering letter to: media@childsifoundation.org

You can read more about the organisation here: http://www.childsifoundation.org