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EJ2020 is Hiring: Professional Staff Open Call

The Host Organisation of the European Jamboree 2020®, Związek Harcerstwa Polskiego (The Polish Scouting & Guiding Association) is hiring five members of the professional staff to support daily operations of the European Jamboree 2020 Warsaw Office:

The European Jamboree 2020 is a joint event of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) and the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts  (WAGGGS), hosted by the ZHP in Gdańsk, Poland under the auspices of the Secretary General of the Council of Europe.

The Jamboree will gather ca. 15,000 Scouts and Guides from Europe and other regions of WOSM and WAGGGS. The Jamboree is an educational event focused on personal development of young people, supported by adult volunteers – the International Service Team. The Jamboree will be held in Gdańsk on Sobieszewska Island. Main programme theme of the Jamboree is “Act!” – Scouts and Guides will be encouraged to discover their strengths and take real actions on their local societies. Vast majority of the programme activities will be connected with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.  

Applications should be submitted by email to the European Jamboree 2020 Warsaw Office ([email protected]) no later than 23.59 Warsaw local time on 31 July 2019 and should include:

  • A curriculum vitae with full details of your education and career history;
  • A letter of motivation outlining your suitability for the role, relating your skills, knowledge, and experience to the job description and person specification, as well as your particular interest and motivation in applying for this role.

All enquiries should be emailed to [email protected].

Shortlisting will take place before 10 August 2019, when all shortlisted candidates will be advised.

No other applicants will be contacted.

Interviews will be held via Skype.

The Jamboree Organisation is committed to making appointments based on merit, through a fair and open process, taking due account of equality and diversity.