Call for applications: Research for and registration of the GLEN Secretariat

This is your opportunity to join GLEN, the Global Education Network for Young Europeans, which is taking a step to formalizing its structures and, after 13 years of being a non-formal network of 11 member organizations, wants to set up a so-called GLEN Secretariat (GS). In future, the GS should serve as a focal point of activities and resources of the GLEN Network. As a result of the internal strategy process of the GLEN Network, the GLEN Secretariat shall give a legal basis to GLEN and is based on the decision taken by GLEN Member Organisations.

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Honorary position for (1) conducting the base research of feasibility and (2) implementing the registration of a “GLEN Secretariat” as a legal entity based in the Czech Republic.

The required tasks should be implemented between July 1st, 2017 and October 31st, 2017.

The honorarium will be EUR 2500


- Working level of English and Czech (written and spoken) is essential

- Solid understanding of large organizational structures: Ability to conduct research among stakeholders of the GLEN Network and to analyse the organizational dynamics

- Familiarity with Czech legal requirements: Experience with the registration of non-profit entities

- Strong experience in project co-ordination, preferably in an international context

- Experience of working in an international environment

- Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively both in a team and individually

- Strong strategic thinking skills, with the ability to operationalize concepts and transform ideas into action as well as apply research findings to ongoing program development

- Desired: Familiarity with global interactions and global issues

- Preferred: Knowledge of the GLEN Network

Why should you apply?

You get the chance to contribute to the development of a large network of organizations and individuals working for social change through Global Education and other fields.
You will benefit from GLEN’s over 10 years of experience as a Global Education actor in the European scene.


June 10th, 2017

All applications should be sent via e-mail to the GLEN Network Officer, Miša Krenčeyová:

No other form of application will be accepted.

Documents required when applying:

(1) a motivation letter covering why you are interested to the position, how you can contribute to its success and what your relevant experiences are;

(2) a work plan indicating in detail the steps you would take to fulfil the required tasks and a time-frame for each step;

(3) a CV.


1st Phase: Selection of short-listed candidates: 15th of June, 2017.

Please note that due to lack of capacity only short-listed candidates will be informed.

2nd Phase: Skype Interviews between the 20th and 22nd of June, 2017.

For more information about the task please see the full_call_for_proposals.

More information about GLEN and the Strategy process: