Job title: Lead of Access and Inclusion Unit, Safe from Harm Department
Nature of engagement: Volunteer contract
Duration: From April 2024 until the end of the project in December 2027
Team size: To be determined in the course of the work
The role of the Safe from Harm Access and Inclusion Unit is to work with the other units in the Safe from Harm Department and relevant Jamboree departments and external stakeholders to create an environment before and during the Jamboree that is welcoming and respectful to all, prevents discrimination, and maximises opportunities to participate safely and equally in the Jamboree experience.
To achieve this, the unit will:
Record keeping and reporting are also part of the unit’s responsibilities.
The applicant should have experience of and/or qualifications in advising on access and inclusion, preferably in an outdoor activities environment and in Scouting (technical knowledge of physical access requirements would be an advantage, but is not essential, as this could be provided in other ways), the ability to understand and/or have personal experience of access and inclusion restrictions and how to overcome them, the ability, without becoming emotionally over-involved, to demonstrate empathy with people who may have experienced disadvantage or discrimination, an inquiring, objective, creative and solutions-oriented outlook, and excellent communication and diplomatic skills. In addition, the person should be non-judgmental, open to the cultures of others, adaptable and able to understand differences to enable unbiased assessment and prompt resolution of problems.
Applicants from Poland for this role should meet the following requirements:
Applicants from abroad for this role should meet the following requirements:
Candidate who will be selected for this role is expected to participate in the next JPT Meeting, which will take place in Gdansk between 19th and 21st of April.
The application should be submitted through the platform no later than 23:59 CET (UTC+01:00) on 25 February 2024 and should include:
All candidates who sent in their application correctly and on time will be contacted after the application deadline. A decision on the composition of the team is expected no later than the end of March 2024.
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