Photographers

Location: 
Various locations in lower mainland
Posting period: 
04/08/2018 to 12/31/2018

YWCA Metro Vancouver is a registered charity, providing a range of integrated services for women, youth and children, and those seeking to improve the quality of their lives. From housing, child care, and support to innovative employment, wellness, and leadership programs, YWCA Vancouver touches lives in communities across the Lower Mainland. We are currently looking for photographers on an on-call basis in the various programs in Vancouver, Coquitlam and Surrey to shoot photography for events and shoot portraits for mothers and their children.

 

Qualifications

This position requires a person who has a passion for, and expertise in photography and in particular taking impactful photos of children and other YWCA Metro Vancouver clients. The photographer will assist the organization to build a photo library for use in promotional material and for the YWCA Metro Vancouver website. We will welcome photographers who can shoot in Coquitam and Surrey for our single mothers' housing programs.

Requirements:
• Flexible and able to volunteer at various events
• Able to communicate effectively with participants
• Able to capture the emotion of children and others
• An eye for composition of background/participant
• Can provide high-resolution photography in digital format
• Willing to grant permission for photos to be used by YWCA Vancouver in communication and marketing activities
• Commitment to ensuring all participants give written consent to having photos taken

Benefits & Recognition
• Help YWCA Vancouver make a difference in the lives of women and children
• Build your photography portfolio
• Gain experience in taking portraits and photos of people
• Meet people from diverse backgrounds
• Work in a warm, diverse environment
• Opportunities for recognition as a supplier/supporter of YWCA Metro Vancouver

Number of Volunteers Required: 3 to 5 (on call basis)

If you are interested, please apply here

Please contact by e-mail if you have questions regarding this volunteer position