Vacancy - Beyond Exams Champion

The RSGB are looking for an enthusiastic volunteer to perform the role of Beyond Exams Champion. The post holder will play a key role in supporting the implementation of Strategy 2022, especially in the priorities of Growth, Participation and Diversity.

Beyond Exams is a suite of initiatives designed to promote engagement, learning and enjoyment in amateur radio for all. As a member of the newly-formed Amateur Radio Development Committee, the Champion is needed to look after the schemes under this banner.

Beyond Exams Champion Role Involves

  • Leading the launch and running of Beyond Exams initiatives, as well as contributing to the growth of the suite

  • Managing applications to the schemes and supplying timely information to enquirers

  • Promoting the schemes through RadCom, RSGB website, social media, and at events such as RSGB Convention, Hamfest, and to the VLT and Regional Team

  • Recruiting and managing a small team of volunteers to assist in this work.

Beyond Exams Champion Relevant Key Skills/Qualities

  • Leadership and communication skills

  • Good working knowledge of IT, specifically MS Office and ideally use of WordPress

  • Desire and enthusiasm to promote and develop the future and growth of the hobby

  • Ability to work closely with other teams within the RSGB to promote and share best practice.

Beyond Exams Champion Time Commitments:

  • Attend National Hamfest, RSGB Convention and reasonable attendance at Regional Team events/club nights

  • Regular updating of RSGB website

  • Regular involvement by phone, email and Skype.

To find out more and to apply, please email, Mark Jones, G0MGX (Board Liaison Member) on

Closing date is Friday 3 May 2019.