|Group:||XR UK Action Circle|
|Location:||From home role with XR UK (UK Wide)|
|Hours per week:||30+|
|No. spaces available:||1|
|Meeting Time:||2:30-4:30pm on Monday, 4-6pm on Tuesday, 2-4pm on Friday|
|Meeting Format:||Conference call|
|Meeting Schedule:||Three times weekly|
|Essential Skills:||Good communication, organisation, interest in direct action, civil disobedience and theory of change, strong knowledge of XR’s SOS, strategizing skills|
|Accessibility considerations:||Access to a computer and a reliable internet connection|
One of the most exciting roles in XR will become available from 16th May The role is paid Volunteer Living Expenses.
The role can be held by one individual. Role share is encouraged.
Please send your reasons for applying and skills that match this role.
Representing the team in the wider circle of which it is a part (Operations).
Resolve issues which can’t be resolved in this team.
Finding a replacement to represent the team in the wider circle meeting if they can’t attend.
Managing information flow between this team and others as necessary.
Calling for election for Internal Coordinator on request of any super-circle member.
Action Circle accountabilities
Designing an action strategy in line with XR’s overall strategy and principles and values. Designing specific national action projects and deciding on actions going ahead (including Rebellion dates). Overseeing those action projects to make sure they are functioning well and working together.
Creating direct communication lines for taking feedback on all national action projects we propose, with: Movement Circle, Political Circle, Media and Messaging, Regenerative Culture. And, if relevant with: Relationships, XR Youth, Internationalist Solidarity, International Support and International Context Link, Communities.
Receiving action proposals from across the movement, and taking forward those in line with UK-wide strategy, if we have resources available.
Supporting and empowering rebels across the movement (including local groups and affinity groups) to take non-violent direct action with guidance, training and advice.
Enabling rebels to participate in an informed way in actions (self-responsibility, legal implications, security considerations).
This role is being advertised by the following working group:
Location: XR UK (UK Wide)
XR UK Action Circle, sit within the Operations Circle of XR UK Support. Action Circle aims to support and empower rebels across the movement (including local groups and affinity groups) to take non-violent direct action with guidance, training and advice. Action Circle continually listens and responds to feedback from the movement and works to create an action strategy in line with XR’s overall strategy and principles and values.