The Erasmus Student Network is much bigger than you might expect and we are constantly working to help students on three levels:
ESN Malta operates on the national level and is recognised as a National Organisation. As the National Organisation, ESN Malta plays an important role in advocating for youth and students' rights on both a national and international level. We do this by keeping up with European education politics and liaising with relevant stakeholders such as the Ministry of Education, the European Commission, the Erasmus National Agency EUPA and many more institutional partners. Through our hard work and commitment, we are recognized as one of the most vocal groups when it comes to education and youth issues.
 
To join the ESN Malta National Board you must have at least one year experience as a board member of any other student society or youth NGO. Interested in joining the National Board for 2020/2021? Have a look at the open positions and apply:
 

Secretary 

The Organisation Secretary is one of the most important roles within ESN Malta. The Secretary ensures that ESN Malta complies with all ESN International legal documents and operates according to law.
Responsibilities:
  • Ensuring meetings are effectively organised and minuted
  • Maintaining effective records and administration
  • Upholding legal requirements
  • Updating and preparing all records and reports
Essential Skills:
  • Organisational management
  • Task focused
  • Ability to multi-task and work within deadlines
  • Project management
NB: Knowledge of the Voluntary Organisations Act Chapter 492 of the Laws of Malta will be considered an asset. 
Ideal Candidates: Business Management students/recent graduates, Business Administration students/recent graduates, Law students/recent graduates, Legal Procurator students/recent graduates, Accountancy students/recent graduates, Public Administration students/recent graduates, International Relations students/recent graduates, European Studies students/recent graduates.

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National Education & Policy Coordinator 

Education is the core of ESN’s activity and youth is the main target group. ESN produces several position papers, recommendations, programmes, and projects all aiming at improving the quality of international mobility and guaranteeing that young people are heard in the process. If you want to make the most of student activism, then apply to be our National Education and Policy Coordinator. 
Responsibilities:
  • Identify projects in the field of education and policy
  • Disseminate ESN International position papers, reports and recommendations with national institutional partners and stakeholders
  • Coordinate the Erasmus in Schools project
  • Be responsible for the Annual International Student Survey research report
Essential Skills:
  • Genuine interest in European education politics and youth rights
  • Genuine interest in policymaking
  • Ability to multi-task and work within deadlines
  • Tasked focused
  • Project management
Ideal Candidates:  International Relations students/recent graduates, European Studies students/recent graduates, Law students/recent graduates, Youth and Community students/recent graduates, Social Policy students/recent graduates, Psychology students/recent graduates, Education students/recent graduates, Arts students/recent graduates.

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National Communication Manager 

As Europe’s largest youth organisation, the National Communication Manager is responsible for managing the communication flow from the international level to the national level to the local level, and vice-versa. Effective communication management is what brings a team together. 
Responsibilities:
  • Manage and coordinate the Communication and Content Team
  • Manage internal and external communication channels and tools
  • Branding of ESN Malta in line with the Visual Identity Management of ESN International
  • Ensuring that local sections comply with Visual Identity rules
Essential Skills:
  • Strong writing, editing, proofreading skills
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills
  • Knowledge of current trends in digital media
  • Creativity
Ideal Candidates: Media Communications students/recent graduates, Journalism students/recent graduates, International Relations students/recent graduates, Psychology students/recent graduates, Marketing students/recent graduates, Journalism students/recent graduates, Arts students/recent graduates

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Board Support

The Board Support assists in the administration and management of the organisation. This structure is an indispensable instrument that includes non-elected volunteers and interns, which ensures continuity in the knowledge and strategy of the organisation, and provides a great boost in terms of management. Read on to discover the different available roles:

National HR Manager

As Malta’s most active youth organisation which interacts with so many international students, it is important to have an HR manager in order to manage our diverse teams of volunteers. One of the best things about ESN, is that through volunteering, our members are able to acquire skills which benefit them personally and prepares them for life after their studies. As the HR manager, you will also be required to organise training workshops which develop the professional soft-skills of our volunteers and validating volunteer work.
Responsibilities
  • Manage the recruitment campaign
  • Organise training workshops which develop members’ soft skills
  • Ensure the validation of volunteer work
  • Performance Management
  • Implement the Volunteer Work Scheme
Essential Skills:
  • Great listening skills, empathy and emotional intelligence
  • Organisational management
  • Conflict management and problem-solving
  • Training and development skills
  • Creativity
Ideal Candidates: Human Resources Management students/recent graduates, Organisational Management students/recent graduates, Psychology students/recent graduates, Business Administration students/recent graduates, Youth and Community students/recent graduates, Social Welfare students/recent graduates, Education students/recent graduates
 

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