Deputy World Centre Manager - Operations

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 situated in a traditional Swiss Alpine Village at 1350 meters altitude.  As the oldest of the World Centres, Our Chalet 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 Deputy World Centre Manager is responsible for the day to day operational management of Our Chalet, in accordance with the strategic and operational plan of Our Chalet and WAGGGS Mission and Goals.  This is a post at a residential centre.

Our Chalet is looking for a Deputy World Centre Manager, Operations who is enthusiastic and dedicated to providing high quality guest experience at Our Chalet.  The successful applicant will have excellent communication skills with the ability to engage and enthuse a wide range of people from different backgrounds and cultures.  They will have written and spoken fluency in English and a working knowledge of German or a willingness to learn.

For more information please download the recruitment pack.

If you would like to apply for this post please send your completed application form as well as the equal opportunities form to  

If you would like to know more about this job you can contact Human Resources Department by email at  or by calling +44 207 794 1181.


Closing Date   5.00pm (GMT) Friday 25 July 2014

Interview Date  To be confirmed

Applicants must already have the right to live and work in Switzerland.

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