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Youth Panel

The Jersey Sport Youth Panel is an enthusiastic group of young people aged 14-25 years old, who undertake a number of responsibilities during their time with us. This includes project work, speaking at events, consulting on new programmes and initiatives, and supporting the Jersey Sport staff and Board.

Want to join the Jersey Sport Youth Panel?

You will become a valued part of Jersey Sport and support our goal to be one of the most active populations in the world. You will also gain valuable experience in team work and leadership.

The panel meets every two months and as a Youth Panel member, you will gain sports qualifications and valuable experience that will provide you with an insight into the work of Jersey Sport.

You will provide advice and support to the staff and Board in relation to the views of young people and ensure young people are engaged with the decision-making process of inspiring an active Jersey.

You will build experience, as the potential sports administrators of the future, through meetings, and the development, support and delivery of initiatives, events or projects.

Youth Panel members will also benefit in the following ways:

  • Gain volunteering experience that looks great on your CV
  • Receive mentoring and personal development opportunities
  • Achieve sports related qualifications
  • Develop your skills in communication, teamwork, leadership, project management, marketing, strategy and other areas
  • Use your creativity, innovation and ideas to make a real difference and put something back into the community
  • Have your voice heard by the leaders of sport at Board level
  • Play a pivotal role in inspiring an active Jersey
  • Become an ambassador for sport, active living and Jersey Sport
  • Join the Jersey Sport team, receive invitations to team events, functions and get an email account, team kit, stationery and certificate of involvement

To be eligible for the Panel you must be:

  • Aged 14 – 25 years old
  • Living in Jersey
  • Able to commit to attending Youth Panel meetings
  • Committed to getting young people’s voices heard

Want to apply to be a Youth Panel member?

For further information, get in touch at: info@jerseysport.je or call: 01534 757700

DOWNLOAD the Jersey Sport Youth Panel Application Form and return your completed application to: David.Kennedy@jerseysport.je 

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