Volunteering opportunity

We are an  independent, non partisan, not for profit initiative to support the Latin American Community in the UK and to promote our cultural heritage.  Our content platform is inclusive and many of our pages are crowdsourced by members of the community.  We launched our  new website in June 2021. We call on all members of the community to contribute to our mission.

We offer FREE and independently accredited training.  We have developed our courses in ingles and we are recruiting volunteers to help us translate the content into Spanish. We aims to have the courses available by the end of September. They cover a wide range of topics, Business planning, funding your idea and accessing other business support. Digital marketing: planning and executing your strategy, creating your website and social media channels, tactics to increase traffic to your website; E-commerce; Customer service, email marketing and CRM; Social media optimisation (SMO) and content marketing? Digital skills: GDPR compliance and minimizing data breach risks. Digital skills for working remotely, CRMs, online events, data visualisation and much more. Social entrepreneurship: Understanding social enterprises and the UK landscape, identifying specific opportunities for the sector (social procurement and investment) and proving your social or environmental impact. Oral history: oral history theory and practice, collection and recording of oral histories, capturing and archiving heritage, understanding memory, user-led research methods, learning to use video and audio, transcript to script, interview techniques and other qualitative research methods, archiving, campaigning and social policy.

We need help in translating these courses, we are flexible in terms of availability and location of the work. If you are interested and would like to know more  please email r.lopez@iars.org.uk. To learn more about Latin Hub UK you can visit our website www.latinhubuk.org (still in beta).

Thank you for your interest!