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UK Contingent Management Team Roles

Following the appointment of Liz Walker as UK Contingent Leader (UKCL) and the three UK Deputy Contingent Leaders (UKDCL): Clive Leader, Rob Murray & Peter Wilson, there are now some exciting opportunities to join the UK Contingent Management Team (CMT).

Overview of the role

We are recruiting a number of members of the UK Contingent Management Team (CMT), to assist with the delivery and planning of the next UK Contingent to the World Scout Jamboree, which takes place in South Korea in 2023.

This post is a national volunteer role that will last up to 3 years, for the duration of the World Scout Jamboree project. Those recruited will report to the relevant Deputy Contingent Leader and each CMT member will manage a small team of Contingent Support Team volunteers. These teams will work with staff and volunteers to deliver a unique international event for thousands of young people aged 14-18 in The Scouts. The project will include a lot of pre-event activities such as training, preparation and UK events as well as evaluation activities after the main trip. We will also be looking to ensure the UK Contingent is sustainable and embedded into the wider programme.

Person Specification

Team: Deputy Contingent Leader (Engagement)

Team: Deputy Contingent Leader (Operations & Logistics) 

Team: Deputy Contingent Leader (People) 

How to Apply

Key dates

Webinar: with UK Contingent Leader & Deputies, 7pm, Sunday 7 February 2021

The closing date for applications is Friday 19 February 2021 at midday.

Applicants will be informed of the outcome of the shortlisting process by 28 February 2021.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to a interview (using zoom) in March 2021.

Key documents: 

Application Pack 

Application Form 

Process 

To apply, either:

  1. complete the Application Form and email it to uk.contingent@scouts.org.uk
  2. complete a video application based on the application form questions and email it to uk.contingent@scouts.org.uk

Further information

If you require any further information about the role, or would like an informal discussion, please contact:

Deputy Contingent Leader (Engagement) rob.murray@scouts.org.uk

Deputy Contingent Leader (Operations & Logistics) peter.wilson@scouts.org.uk

Deputy Contingent Leader (People) clive.leader@scouts.org.uk

Closing date:
Fri, February 19, 2021, 12:00 PM

UK Contingent Management Team Roles