Young people must have the opportunity to lead change within their own communities. We seek ways to promote youth empowerment.
Are you a passionate and committed young leader who would like to contribute to improving Plan International’s governance and internal decision making? Here is an extremely exciting opportunity for you!
The Global Youth Reference group are looking for two passionate and committed leaders aged between 18-24 who have experience with Plan International’s work to join the first ever youth delegation to the Members’ Assembly with voting rights.
This is a senior voluntary position lasting for two years which is perfect for young people who are passionate about improving Plan International’s decision making at the highest level. As part of the first youth delegation to the Members’ Assembly with full voting rights, you will support Plan International’s internal decision making at the highest level by:
We are looking for young delegates who are:
As we try to ensure that the delegates of this Members’ Assembly are as diverse as possible, we also encourage applicants with disabilities, and people from all cultures, ethnicities, and countries (wherever in the world you live).
Please note that we cannot accept applications from young people who are employees of Plan International, Inc. or any of its member National Organisations.
You will not be paid for being a delegate, but Plan International will cover all travel, accommodation, and other logistical costs associated with your role.
Please see more details in the full role description.
The closing date for applications is 12pm GMT on Thursday 5 October 2023. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted in the week of 23 October 2023.
Please note that due to the number of applications expected, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
If you are interested in applying, please send a copy of your CV and statement of interest explaining how you meet the criteria to our selection panel via: email@example.com.
This advert and selection process were designed by the Youth Reference Group’s Youth Governance Team. We are a team of 4 young leaders who have been co-creating ways to make Plan International’s governance more youth centred.