Contact Email: email@example.com
Closing Date: 23/11/2018 7:00 pm
Applications close on Friday 23rd of November 2018 at 7pm.
About the event and roles:
UN Youth is looking for committed tertiary students to take on a key role in organising one of
Wellington’s main events for secondary school students in 2019: Westminster Model Parliament.
Now in its second year, Westminster Model Parliament provides an opportunity for secondary school students to engage in civics education and develop their awareness of global affairs.
Volunteers will learn important organisational skills through this committee, including working within budgets, managing relationships with external parties and creating educational content and strategies. These skills transfer well both in terms of further volunteer work and professional development.
Coordinator, Communications Officer, Logistics Officer, Educational Officer
Report to: Wellington Regional President
Length of Tenure: November 2018 – May 2019
Note that these are unpaid roles. The UN Youth Wellington Regional Council reserves the right to reopen applications, and to appoint positions that may vary from those mentioned above, as well as to refrain from appointing one or more of these roles. You are welcome to apply for the Wellington Model Parliament Committee as well.
|Qualities Essential to all Roles||
Please note the above role descriptions are not exhaustive; they provide a basic outline of some tasks completed by that portfolio. Upon selection, the committee may reallocate some tasks within portfolios. The Coordinator or Regional Council may assign any further tasks that arise during the tenure of the event committee.
Applications are due Friday 23rd of November 2018 at 7pm.
A completed application must consist of personal details and cover letter (not exceeding two typed pages). Please upload your cover letter and CV below.
Your cover letter should address questions including:
- What experience do you have that could be applied to WMPARL?
- WMPARL is Wellington’s premier and largest event! Westminster however is New Zealand’s historical roots for our parliamentary system. What do you see as important for participants to take away from modeling this event?
Selections will be conducted by the Wellington Regional President, and Vice Presidents, and approved by a vote on the Council. The Coordinator will be confirmed before the rest of the committee.
Should you have any questions, or wish to seek further information, please do not hesitate to contact Amarind Hun Eng, Wellington Regional President, at firstname.lastname@example.org
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