Deputy World Centre Manager - Programme, Our Chalet
Deputy World Centre Manager - Programme
Based at Our Chalet, Adelboden, Switzerland
Salary CHF 30,000 – 34,000 depending on experience
Would you like to make a difference to the lives of girls and young women around the world? With ten million Girl Guides and Girl Scouts from 145 countries, the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) is the largest voluntary movement dedicated to girls and young women in the world.
Our Chalet is one of the World Centres of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts. It is an international gathering place for members and families, providing opportunities to meet and share experiences. Our Chalet offers accommodation, international volunteering programmes and a wide range of indoor and outdoor programmes.
The main purpose of this role is to create, plan, implement and evaluate all parts of the programme, in accordance with the strategic and operational plan of Our Chalet. This is a residential post.
Our Chalet is looking for someone who loves active adventure sports and contact with people. Our Chalet is situated in a traditional Swiss Alpine village at 1350m altitude and the activity programme includes hiking, climbing and skiing.
The ideal candidate will have experience of managing and supervising staff and volunteers from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures. They will have excellent communication skills and be fluent in oral and written English with a working knowledge of German.
If you would like to apply for this post please send your completed application form as well as the equal opportunities form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would like to know more about this job you can contact Human Resources Department by email at email@example.com or by calling +44 207 794 1181.
Closing Date 5.00pm (GMT) Friday 7 March 2014
Interviews week commencing 10 March 2014 via Skype or in person
Work permit/visa restrictions may apply to applicants with non-EU passport