The Liberty League acts as an organisation and a network for societies across the intellectual and political spectrum. It exists for students and young people committed to the defence of freedom, helping to inform, recruit and develop supporters of liberty.
The Liberty League Executive Board will oversee and organise LL’s programs, projects and activities. Executive Board members will be responsible for growing and maintaining the student movement in the UK, encouraging the setting up of student societies in their regions, organising regional conferences, and providing resources and guidance to students across the country.
Selection to the Executive Board should be seen as an opportunity to make a meaningful difference, while carrying significant responsibilities. Although time commitments will vary over the course of the academic year, there is a minimum expected commitment of 10 hours per week, involving both collaborative group efforts with student leaders, and individual work to complete projects with minimal supervision. Please note that the position is not paid.
Applications close on March 21st with decisions announced at the Liberty League Freedom Forum 2013 from April 5th. New Executive Board members will go through a rigorous training process including a few short readings and online seminars to prepare for their new positions. This training will culminate in the 2013 Leadership Retreat in early June, which all new Executive Board members will be required to attend.
After completing this training and partaking in the Leadership Retreat, the Liberty League’s first Executive Board annual term will begin.
Ideal candidates will be the following:
- The founder, or one year of experience of running a pro-liberty student group
- Able to manage multiple projects at once
- Self-motivated to complete projects with little to no oversight
- Passionate about the ideas of liberty, and committed to furthering them
- A current student or recent graduate
- Complete the online application available here
- Initial phone, skype or in-person interview with Liberty League directors
- Additional phone, skype or in-person interviews may be requested
Please be as flexible as possible in providing an available time for interviews, if requested. Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee that all applicants will receive a phone interview.
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If you have any queries and would like to request further information about the position or application process, please contact Anton Howes: firstname.lastname@example.org