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STRONG.
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Are you looking for a closer connection to the LGBTQI + community? Is meeting new people and expanding your contacts a part of your 2020 resolutions? Would you like to discover some of your hidden talents and further your development while making others happy? Do you have a hands-on attitude? Do you like working in a team? We are looking for you! We would love to have you as a part of our passionate team: attend our fun meetings, help organise interesting events and, of course, help us build and expand the LGBTQI + platform at the heart of Leiden!    

Leiden Pride is a growing and vibrant organisation, searching for energetic team members and volunteers to fill a wide variety of vacancies. Open applications are also welcome, if you want to help out but feel like you are not fit within our current vacancies; later, we can help you figure out what type of work suits you best. If you do not have a lot of time to invest, but still want to participate, contact us to join our volunteer list. You may then be contacted for specific events where we need extra hands or your particular experience could be great help! 

We would love to have you as a part of our passionate team! Attend our fun meetings, help organise interesting events and, of course, help us build and expand the LGBTQI+ platform at the heart of Leiden! Everyone is welcome to contribute to our community, and a little love goes a long way.

Interested? Have a look at the descriptions below and use our contact form to contact us.

As our secretary, you

  • value clear and active communication with speakers and team members concerning management, problem solving and delegation.
  • have an affinity with organisational tasks and efficiency.
  • are fluent in English (especially written) and have an intermediate knowledge of the Dutch language.
  • can allot 3-20 minutes a weekday to streamline our correspondence.
  • can allot 2-4 hours a week to: attending and preparing for meetings, taking and arranging minutes, and performing basic administrative tasks.
  • can proudly display this additional experience on your resume.

As a member of our Events team, you

  • value clear and active communication with speakers and team members concerning management, problem solving and delegation.
  • have an interest in event organisation, from symposia and lecture series, to karaoke parties and workshops.
  • are not fazed by working with project deadlines and keeping up a weekly digital report.
  • can last 2-4 hours a week to: attending and preparing for meetings, streamlining any correspondence concerning the event, updating your ongoing digital report and making sure that all its organisational requirements are met.
  • can proudly display this additional experience on your resume.

As a member of our Communications & Marketing team, you

  • value clear and active communication with team members concerning management, problem solving and delegation.
  • are fluent in English (especially written).
  • have an interest in marketing and promotion, from sharing posts and contributing to our brand, to coming up with marketing campaigns and innovative ways to promote our events.
  • are adept with social media and keeping our digital channels up-to-date.
  • can allot 2-4 hours a week to: attending and preparing for meetings, writing posts for our social media channels (Facebook, Instagram), managing blog posts on our website, managing the distribution of event information, or creating posters and banners for physical and digital use.
  • can proudly display this additional experience on your resume.

As a volunteer, you

  • value clear and active communication with team members concerning management, problem solving and delegation.
  • will be contacted by the volunteer coordinator, who will let you know about your duties before the specific event or activity you want to participate in.
  • can choose any time for specific event or activities, matching your availability with our current opportunities.
  • can choose to indicate that you are interested in receiving more responsibilities and apply to join the team with the added benefit or have already worked with us.
  • can proudly display this additional experience on your resume

We strive to keep our events free to attend as much as possible, but we can’t help but make some costs for the running of our organisation and its events. As a non-profit organisation, we are fully dependent on donations and sponsorship from members of our community.

If you would like to support our objectives and work, please consider making a small donation. It would help us out a ton! You can transfer money directly to:

IBAN NL82 ABNA 0562 3367 96
Name Stichting Leidsche Ganymedes Borrel
Description Donation to Leiden Pride

If you would like to sponsor us instead, please contact us through our Contact form and we will get in touch with you.

Thanks so much for supporting us!