Volunteer Copywriter

Location: Ashford, Kent Hours: Flexible Salary: Unremunerated Closing Date: Ongoing

CXK is a leading charity that empowers young people and adults to build the skills and confidence they need to move into sustainable education, employment, or training.  Each year we make a difference to more than 300,000 people across the South of England.

Why we want you

As a key member of our team of volunteers, you will help support the Marketing team in providing high quality copywriting and analysis support, contributing to the wider SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) strategy.

What you will be doing

The successful candidate will have excellent skills in copywriting proof-reading, and editing.

As part of the role you will:

  • Write clear, copy with a distinct voice, for the CXK website and other marketing channels.
  • Edit and proof-read copy as needed
  • Use SEO principles to maximize website copy’s reach
  • Source images and other content
  • Conduct keyword searches
  • A knowledge of SEO is considered useful, but not essential.

Ideally you will be able to support the Marketing team for a minimum of 2 hours per week.

What skills we are looking for

  • Copywriting experience and/or a keen interest in pursuing a copywriting role
  • Excellent writing, editing and proof-reading skills
  • Strong research skills
  • Flexible and adaptable, with a “can do” attitude

What’s in it for you

Volunteering can provide different benefits to different people. By offering your time to CXK, you could:

  • Gain new skills, knowledge and experience
  • Develop existing skills and knowledge
  • Enhance your CV and improve your employment prospects
  • Gain confidence and self-esteem
  • Meet new people and make new friends

Next steps

If you are interested in this role or any of our other volunteer opportunities, we would love to hear from you! Completed applications should be emailed to Our volunteer application form can be downloaded here.

If you require the full role details and an application form in an alternative format, please do not hesitate to contact us.

CXK is an inclusive Charity that promotes equality and diversity and welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds.


To apply for this role, please email a copy of your CV and supporting statement (max 750 words) to Your supporting statement should address how you meet the requirements of the job description and person specification. Please note that CVs alone will not be considered. Please include the Job Title and Location of the role you are applying for in your email.

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