24th World Scout Jamboree - UK Contingent Communications Team

The UK Contingent communications team is a part of the Contingent Support Team (CST) and is responsible for delivering accurate, timely, inspiring and relevant information about the Jamboree to UK Contingent members, Scouting and Guiding in the UK and a wide range of external audiences.

Individual members of the UK Contingent communications team will be responsible for leading and delivering specific aspects of the UK Contingent communications programme, with support from the UKHQ communications teams and other Contingent Members.

Given the specialist skills required for some of the roles, it is not considered necessary for all members of the communications team to be part of the wider CST, or will the individuals be required to attend the Jamboree.

This document provides further information and sets out the application process for the recruitment of these additional communication team roles. By applying for these additional roles, you are not excluded from also applying for the general other CST work areas.

The UK Contingent Communications Team will work in partnership with senior volunteers, the Events Team and other UKHQ staff to deliver The 24th World Scout Jamboree will take place in USA during July and August 2019 for young people and adults from all parts of the UK.

How to apply

Application pack

To apply you will need to complete the application form and Equal Opportunities Form and send it to uk.contingent@scouts.org.uk. Alternative application methods may be appropriate, and will be accepted so long as they show how the applicant meets the skills, knowledge and experience e.g. portfolio of work etc.

Applications close at 12 noon on Friday 3 February, with candidates contacted from week beginning the 6 February onwards.

All roles are subject to the receipt of a positive local endorsement.

If you have any questions or would like to talk to someone about any of these roles in more detail then please send your contact details to uk.contingent@scouts.org.uk to arrange a discussion about the role with the CMT for Communications.