Join our Youth Advisory Board

Join our Youth Advisory Board

The IARS International Institute’s Youth Advisory Board (YAB) is recruiting. If you wish to apply, please send your CV and a brief Cover Letter to A.Demushi@iars.org.uk. Recruitment is open on a rolling basis and we always welcom new applications. The YAB is an integral part of IARS and its members hold much prestige at IARS and with our members and partners internationally. The YAB influences the strategic direction of the Institute, works alongside the Trustee Board and supports the IARS Founder and Director. Members get invited to IARS’ events free of charge while there are opportunities for paid placements abroad. See example here. All members will recieve travel reimbursement for their travel expenses. The YAB will also receive training which is accredited by the European wide recognised qualifacation of Youth Pass. There are multiple opportunities for young people aged 12 – 29 who are passionate about raising young people’s  voices and representing a positive image of young people locally, regionally, nationally and internationally. Key attributes that we are looking for: Proactive   Diverse      Passionate    Volunteerism Committed User or Ex user of youth services Self-Managing     Networker   Aware of youth issues                                               Advocate Ambitious  Organised Campaigner  Optimistic Computer Skills  Team player Gets involved  Background The Youth Advisory Board was a ground breaking IARS project that was run on behalf of the London Serious Youth Violence Board (LSYVB) and the Metropolitan Police Service (MPA) to assist the police with the development of strategies around preventing violence amongst young people in London. IARS set up, trained and supported the YAB which was run for...