Communication and Partnerships Intern Needed

Internship Poster

The European Scout Region is looking for a Communication and Partnerships intern who will support the area of external communication by contributing to our bimonthly newsletter and proposing articles for various social media platforms. The intern will also be expected to represent Scouting  in external meetings , support the development of funding applications by developing first draft projects and helping collecting relevant information from external partners.

Duration: 6 months

Beginning: 12 Feb 2018

Ending: 08 Aug 2018

Location: Brussels, Belgium

Profile:

  • University degree in law, communication, social or political sciences
  • Good capacity to work in a team
  • Good analytical skills
  • Good level of English is needed – any other languages are an asset
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft office and social media networks

Please note that the European Scout Region is not in charge of the recruitment process. All interested applicants should apply through the Eurodysée portal here . Only applicants from eligible regions can apply. A full list of eligible regions can be found here .

We advise all interested individuals to send their applications as soon as possible as the recruitment process might be lengthy and some applications could be added to a waiting list.

 

Regional Circular 26 2017 – Event Information: EuroSea 14, 5-9 September 2918

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The planning team of the European Sea Scout Network, The Odysseus Group, is thrilled to share relevant event information of EuroSea 14, the European Sea Scout Seminar 2018. If you are a member of prospective member of a regional or national team supporting the Sea Scouting branch of your National Scout Association / National Scout Organisation than make sure not to miss this networking and training event.

The 2018 edition of EuroSea is hosted by the Federació Catalana d’Escoltisme i Guiatge at the International Sailing Centre Barcelona and will take place from 5 to 9 September 2018.

European Youth Event 2018, Save the Date

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Between 30 May and 3 June 2018 Scouts will once again join the EU’s largest Youth Event at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France,  to build a better Europe.

Join more than 8000 Scouts and young people inside the European Parliament in Strasbourg for 3 days of debates, workshops, concerts, talks and much more!

An Open Call for Scouts is coming soon! Stay tuned for updates! 

Regional Circular 22 2017: Report on Progress: Regional Scout Plan 2016-2019 (revised version)

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The European Scout Committee of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) is pleased to share the revised version of its progress report on work undertaken in relation to the Regional Scout Plan 2016-2019:

Revised Regional Circular 22 2017: Progress Report Regional Scout Plan 2016-2019 (in English)
Annex to Revised Regional Circualr 22 2017: Timeline Update Ocotber 2017 (in English)
Revised Regional Circular 22 2017: Progress Report Regional Scout Plan 2016-2019 (en français)
- Annex to Revised Regional Circualr 22 2017: Timeline Update Ocotber 2017 (en français)

These documents replace those attached to the direct mailing dispatched at the beginning of October 2017.

 

WAGGGS Europe Committee Member

The Europe Regional Committee is seeking a new member who will play a key role in driving our ambitious plans to offer a quality Girl Guiding / Girl Scouting experience to many more girls and young women in the Region.

The new Europe Committee member will join the team midway through the current triennium. Therefore, considering the competencies and knowledge of the current members and the portfolios that the person will be leading, we have identified necessary skills and knowledge which you can find in the call.

We look forward to receiving applications for this exciting opportunity and to welcoming a new person to our committee!

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Chief Volunteers Network Meeting postponed!

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The Chief Volunteers Event, initially planned for 1-3 December 2017, at the Kaprálův mlýn Scout Centre in the Czech Republic,  is now postponed to 9-11 February 2018, at the same venue.

The official invitation will be sent out shortly.

We wish to apologise to everyone who retained the initial date in their calendar.

Regional Circular 25 2017 – Update on Regional Communication Platforms

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The European Scout Region is very happy to share with you some updates regarding the implementation of the European Regional Scout Plan 2016-2019 in the Spreading our Message Area of operation under the “Communications” priority.

– New name of our existing Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ScoutinginEurope/
– New name of our existing Twitter account: https://twitter.com/ScoutingEurope

To further develop services provided by the European Scout Region in this area we invite you to complete two short questionnaires. Your answers will help the Communications Team proceed in their work.

– A questionnaire “Evaluation”: http://bit.ly/2yoLgUA
– A questionnaire “Webinars”: http://bit.ly/2zvwZTW

Regional Circular 25 2017 explains these changes in detail:

Regional Circular 25 2017 – Update on Regional Communication Platforms – in English
Regional Circular 25 2017 – Update on Regional Communication Platforms – en français

Joint Communication 12 2017 – Call for Bids to Host The Academy 2018

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The Academy is a joint event of WOSM and WAGGGS working in partnership at European level, with key participation of volunteers and staff from both the Europe Region WAGGGS and the European Scout Region.

The present Joint Communication invites interested associations of both Regions (National Scout Organisations and Member Organisations)  to indicate their interest to host The Academy 2018 by submitting a short paper which addresses the points indicated in the Joint Communication:

Joint Communication 12 2017 – Call for Bids to Host The Academy 2018 – in English
Joint Communication 12 2017 – Call for Bids to Host The Academy 2018 – en français

The deadline for submission of your bidding documentations is 17 November 2017.