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24th World Scout Jamboree - Unit Leader Selection Update

27 Apr 2017

Applications to be part of the Unit Leadership Team will open on 1st May, and close on 1st June. Any leader that has already expressed an interest will receive their application from me directly on that date.

If you are interested in applying, and haven’t already done so, please email me at: dcc.adultsupport[at]southlondonscouts.org.uk, and I will forward the application pack to you. Please ensure that you read through the guidance pack thoroughly when completing your application form.

For applicants for the role of Unit Leader, once your application form is reviewed and references obtained, you will be notified if you will be required to attend an interview. These interviews will take place on Saturday 24th June. Please ensure that you read through the guidance pack when applying for this role, specifically the prior experience and person specification sections.

Once selected, the appointed Unit Leader will form part of the selection panel for the Assistant Unit Leaders

For applicants for the roles of Assistant Unit Leader, once your application form is reviewed and references obtained, you will be notified if you will be required to attend an interview and give a short presentation. These selection panels will take place on Sunday 23rd July.

At present we have not been notified by the UK Contingent Management team, as to how many leader positions will be available. We do, however, expect to have this information before the selections panels commence.

If you are interested in applying please ensure that you available on the dates above, and additionally on 7th & 8th October, for the participant selection weekend.

There is a lot of information in guidance pack regarding the Jamboree, experience required, and the application process. If you do have any further queries, please don’t hesitate to contact me further.

Good luck!

 

Simon Emmett

Deputy County Commissioner

Adult Support & International