Programme Zone Leaders
We are looking for volunteers to plan, organise and run one of our 30 programme zones. As the zones have not yet been finalised you will have the opportunity to shape them from the very beginning working closing with other members of the team.
Developing, organising and delivering one of the programme zones.
Each zone will contain a number of different activities and/or entertainments.
Delivering one of the 30 programme zones
Head of Daytime Programme or Head of Evening Programme or Head of Anytime Programme
- Help develop the content of the zone, by ensuring that we deliver a balanced Scouting and Guiding programme across all of the daytime zones
- Liaise with other programme zone leaders as infrastructure may be shared between zones
- Ensure the zone meets all of the Health & Safety requirements
- Manage the budget for the zone, ensuring tight controls and maximising the benefits of all expenditure
- Manage the team and sub teams within the zone, responsible for managing staff at the event
- Provide timely and accurate reporting up to the Programme Board and EIJ Exec as required
- Develop and deliver the zone in line with the overall Programme Strategy for EIJ 2020
- Have experience of planning and organising similar events
- Be creative and ‘out of the box’ in your thinking
- Have a sense of humour and appetite for fun
- Have the ability to attend evening and weekend meetings and activities
- Have the ability to use electronic communication and standard IT applications such as Excel and Word or equivalents
- Good interpersonal skills
- Ability to communicate well with young people
At this time none of the zones are agreed and finalised so when submitting your application please let us know:
- Whether you wish to run a Daytime, Anytime or Evening Zone
- The kind of zone you are interested in physical, creative, skills etc
- Previous experience you have had at Essex or other Jamborees
In order to apply for this role, please complete this application form highlighting your interest in the role ‘Programme Zone Leader’.