WE Schools Speaker & Facilitator
WE is a movement that brings people together and gives them the tools to change the world. Our vision is to shift the world from â€œmeâ€ to â€œwe.
â€ Our mission is to empower all people to change the world, locally and globally, achieving transformative outcomes for themselves and others.
WE - Making doing good, doable.
WE is seeking several dynamic Speakers and Facilitators to represent the organisation by delivering inspirational and motivational speeches and workshops to a variety of young audiences, engaging them in action for both local and global change.
The role resides in the UK WE Schools department. The team implement unique programmes to engage young people from schools across the UK in learning about social issues, developing skills and taking action both locally and globally.
In addition, we seek to engage schools in supporting WE Charity's sustainable community development work overseas, WE Villages.
This is an exciting time to be joining WE in the UK as we expand our WE Schools presence to the Midlands and you will be a part of helping shape the future of this journey with us.
As a Speaker and Facilitator, you will be working with schools throughout the Midlands and further afield when necessary.
The position will combine onsite visits to schools with remote working from home and Birmingham, as well as regular visits to the UK headquarters in London.
The role necessitates a prior and good knowledge of the English school and education system and ideally the candidate will be based in Birmingham or surrounding areas.
The successful candidate will be passionate and committed to our core beliefs within WE.
This position reports directly to the Manager of Speakers & Facilitators.
This is a full-time fixed-term contract ending in July 2021 with a start date in August 2019.
The salary is Â£18,000 per annum.
This position is primarily a remote role, ideally based in Birmingham, with regular travel across the Midlands and to our UK head office in London where necessary.
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Your Impacts and Responsibilities
Speaking and Facilitating
as well as teachers and other adults - to foster further involvement with WE
Coordinating School Visits and Logistics
Reporting and Relationships
Skills and Qualifications
Closing Date : Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure it is considered in the selection process
Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK.
We are an equal opportunities employer. We warmly welcome applications from all sections of the community and aim to promote diversity.
If you have any access requirements, please notify us in advance and we will do all we can to accommodate you.
What makes us uniqueâ€
WE is a family of organisations making doing good, doable. WE is made up of WE Charity, empowering domestic and international change, ME to WE, a social enterprise that creates socially conscious products and experiences to help support the charity, and WE Day, filling stadiums around the world with the greatest celebration of social good.
WE enables young people and families to better the worldâ€ supporting 7,200+ local and global causes by volunteering millions of hours of social action, shopping daily with an impact, and raising millions of pounds that directly benefit their local communities and the world.
Globally, WE teams in Asia, Africa, and Latin America have provided more than 1 million people with clean water, built 1,500 schools and schoolrooms overseas, and empowered more than 200,000 children with access to education.
WE was founded more than 20 years ago by social entrepreneurs, brothers Craig and Marc Kielburger. Join the movement today at WE.org.
We sincerely thank all those who apply, however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
WE values diversity in its workforce and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Applicants requiring a disability-
related accommodation at any stage of WE’s recruitment process should contact the People Operations and Culture Department by email at hr we.
org. As required by applicable legislation, WE will consult with applicants requesting such an accommodation to ensure that WE’s recruitment process takes into account their accessibility needs, including in relation to the materials or processes to be used by WE.