Global Young People's Convocation seeking planning team members
The Global Young People's Convocation (GYPC) brings together United Methodist young people and those who work with them from around the world. The next GYPC will be held on July 18-22, 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
You have the opportunity to be part of the Planning Team for GYPC 2018. You can also forward this email to United Methodist youth or young adults that you know who may be interested in applying.
We are looking for the following Committee Chairs and Members:
Program Committee Chair
Worship Committee Chair
Legislative Committee Members
Participation Committee Members
Program Committee Members
Worship Committee Members
Translation & Interpretation Committee Members
Please note that these positions are voluntary. With rare exceptions, committee meetings will be done online via video/audio call (Skype). And, being a committee member does not guarantee that you will be attending the GYPC 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
To apply, please click at the link below:
A few reminders when applying:
- Read the Job Descriptions carefully. They are available in English, Filipino, French, German, Portuguese, & Russian.
- You can download the application form in PDF, fill it out and send it back to us. OR you can also fill out an online form.
- The deadline for application is November 30, 2016.
For questions, please send an email to Julia Nusbaum: firstname.lastname@example.org
, the Events Manager of Young People's Ministries.
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