Brookes Committee

Make next year count. Apply to be on the Brookes Jacari Committee.

Looking for an opportunity to:

  • enhance your employability?
  • make a positive social impact?
  • learn new skills?

You could be just what we’re looking for!

Jacari is an exciting and rewarding society to be a part of. We have over 40 volunteers at Brookes and we want to grow bigger next year!

We’re looking to fill five roles:

Brookes President:

What you’ll be doing: representing Jacari at Oxford Brookes and on the Oxford University committee, working with the Coordinator to develop Jacari at Brookes, and managing the other Brookes committee members.

You’ll need to be: organised, professional, and have good leadership qualities.

Fundraising Officer:

What you’ll be doing: thinking up creative new fundraising ideas and taking the lead to organise events and activities at Brookes and in the community.

You’ll need to be: enterprising, proactive and comfortable with cash handling.

Publicity Officer:

What you’ll be doing: helping to spread the word about Jacari to Brookes students. Thinking of new ways to recruit and publicise our events, and designing materials.

You’ll need to be: creative, strategic and have strong communication skills.

Teaching Officer:

What you’ll be doing: working with the Oxford University Teaching Officer to deliver weekly teaching inductions to new volunteers, develop Jacari’s teaching resources, and arrange additional workshops and training opportunities.

You’ll need to be: experienced in teaching/tutoring, enthusiastic and good at presenting.

Volunteer Engagement Officer:

This role is all about building and maintaining networks with volunteers. You should be persuasive and approachable. You will be responsible for keeping in touch with volunteers, and building a stronger community of volunteers through socials. You’ll also liaise with volunteers to gain feedback on how Jacari can improve, via surveys and focus groups, and providing recommendations for areas of improvement which benefit volunteers, pupils, parents and teachers.

You’ll need to be: enthusiastic, creative, and sociable

You don’t have to be a Jacari volunteer to apply for any of the committee roles.

To apply: Fill in this application form before midnight on Friday 12th May.

If you have any questions, contact Sabreen on coordinator@jacari.org.