Community Project Leaders

at Inspire Worldwide (view profile)
Location Bramley, United Kingdom
Date Posted 2nd October 2018
Category In the field
Leader/Guide
Job Type Contract/short-term
Freelance

Description

All singing, all dancing, passionate about cultural exchange and enabling young people to engage with local communities (and vice-versa!)... Is that how you'd describe yourself?

We're looking for paid leaders and assistant leaders to facilitate incredible cultural exchange and community engagement experiences for teams in East Africa and Sri Lanka in 2019.

Inspire Worldwide are a small, indepedent organisation, specialising in setting up long-term sustainable links between UK schools and our link charities overseas.

We have short term paid contracts (3 weeks) for leaders and assistant leaders available that can fit alongside your full time job.

Requirements:
6 weeks experience on rural community projects (ideally in Africa/Asia)
Experience leading or managing teams of young people
REC 2 (or willing to obtain this)

If you're passionate about cultural exchange, with experience of developing world travel in rural areas (at least 6 weeks), and a drive to help young people understand the world and the value of everyone in it, then please get in touch with a copy of your CV - email [email protected]  (Please note due to the expected demand we will only be able to reply initially to those selected to attend on the 12th October).

Our assessment day is on the 12th October at our office in Bramley, Hants.

The majority of our trips are in June-August. You must be able to attend our 2 day training weekend in March. These are paid positions, you will need to have or be willing to gain a REC 2 outdoor first aid qualification, as well as an Enhanced DBS check.

Visit our website to find out more: https://inspire-worldwide.com/about-us/vacancies

We are particularly keen to hear from members of the Explorers Connect community so please mention Explorers Connect in your application.