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Leader Application


  • Want to take on the experience of a lifetime?
  • Are you enthusiastic about international experiences for Young People?            
  • Could you lead a group of Young People on an epic adventure to another country?
  • Do you think you have the skills to lead and support Young People to make it the biggest adventure ever?

If you can answer ‘yes’ to any of these questions and you want to know more, read on…

Kent Scouts are looking for a variety of personalities and skill sets to lead our contingent to Poland in 2020. We are hosting a leadership selection for the European Jamboree and we would love for anyone who has the interest to apply. If you want to be part of a fantastic team on a life-changing international experience for young people... We want you!

Kent Scouts are looking for a team of adults to prepare and lead a contingent of 5 units to the European Jamboree in Poland in 2020. The Jamboree will take place on 26th July 2020 - 10th August 2020 Based on its own island close to the city of Gdansk in Poland.

You can find out more information about the European Jamboree from their website European Jamboree 2020  or email us at ej2020@kentscouts.org.uk.

Guide for Applicants

Still interested and want to know more? 

A short role description has been put together for Unit Leaders and Assistant Unit Leaders and can be found here. This document explains some key information about your role. Please read the document before applying!

Guide for Applicants

Who Can Apply?

Everyone, whatever their age or background, has skills, perspectives and experience that they can share with the wider leadership team. With this in mind, we welcome applications from those that think they are “Too Old” or “Too Young”. Adults in Scouting who will be 18 by the 26th of July 2020 can apply for a leadership role.

The Selection Process

First, Leaders will need to read the Guide for Applicants document.

Leaders will then need to fill in an online application form so we can better understand your reasons for applying and to allow you to shine. These applications will be shortlisted and then invited to a selection weekend which will take place by the end of May. Successful applicants will be informed within two weeks.

Applications Are Open!

Up to the challenge, then click here to start your application.

Applicants who have been selected to attend the selection weekend will be informed by Email.

If you have any questions about any of the events, please don't hesitate to get in touch via ej2020@kentscouts.org.uk.

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