Job title: Lead of the Scout Camp module, Programme Department
Nature of engagement: Volunteer contract
Duration: From December 2023 until the end of the project in December 2027 or earlier, depending on volunteer availability, but no less than December 2025.
Team size: to be determined in the course of the work
Note. This role is planned for a member of the Polish Scouting & Guiding Association
The Scout Camp module will be devoted to service and camp-in-camp adventure. Through the variety of activities, the Scout Camp module will contribute to achieving the following educational objectives:
As a Lead of the Scout Camp module for the World Scout Jamboree, the volunteer will play a crucial role in both the planning and execution stages of activities within the module.
During the planning phase, the Lead will be responsible for developing a comprehensive and exciting programme. This might include activities such as planting a forest, visiting residents of retirement homes, and helping in a shelter for homeless animals, as well as pioneering and having a campfire with Polish scouts. The coordinator would work closely with other team members to ensure the activities are suitable for the participants’ age and skill levels, are safe, and align with the overall objectives of the World Scout Jamboree. If needed, they would also liaise with suppliers for the procurement of necessary equipment and materials and cooperate with allies (social actors, public institutions) in providing learning opportunities for participants. They would also coordinate with safety personnel to establish emergency response procedures.
The Lead would also have a role in training volunteers to assist in the delivery of the module’s programme, ensuring they understand their roles, the safety procedures, and the specifics of the activities they’ll be leading.
During the execution phase, the Lead will oversee the operation of the Scout Camp module Programme. They will manage the programme staff, ensure safety regulations are adhered to, solve any issues that arise, and ensure that the participants are having an enjoyable and educational experience.
In addition to these specific tasks, the Lead would also be expected to embody the values of the Scouting movement, demonstrating leadership, teamwork, and a commitment to creating a positive and inclusive environment for all participants.
Knowledge of the regions adjacent to Sobieszewska Island (Pomeranian Voivodeship, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship) and their tourist opportunities would also be a valuable asset, as well as personal participation in international Scouting events (e.g. in the role of patrol leader or IST).
The application should be submitted through the platform no later than 23:59 CET (UTC+01:00) on 30 November 2023 and should include:
A member of the People Department will contact those who send in their application correctly and on time. A decision on the composition of the team is expected no later than the end of November 2023.
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