Every Jamboree needs an army of willing, enthusiastic volunteers to carry out a variety of jobs to ensure the 8000 young people have the most amazing week and EIJ is no different.

As a member of staff, you will be part of the experience of a lifetime for thousands of young people from around the world join together to have fun and adventure whilst learning about new cultures and the world around us, all thanks to the hundreds of staff that give up their time to help the event run.


Everything you need to know!

Find out everything you need to know about coming to Jamboree and being a staff member by reading the good camping guide, the EIJ2016 Handbook, additional staff information and the policies you are expected to abide by as a staff member.
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Necker Retreat

Your Subcamp

Every member of staff is part of their own subcamp, Necker Retreat, a chance to make your own jamboree experience, meet other people, have a place to come to relax and have time to enjoy themselves.

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Recent Staff News

The Home of Hard Work

Saturday, July 30th, 2016

The staff subcamp caters for all necessities; whether it’s the camping area for valuable rest, the bar and restaurant for ultimate refreshment, or the beauty bar and training courses to enhance body and mind. We aim to offer a package that appeals to everyone and rewards all the people putting in the hard work to […]

Any Last Questions?

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

As we are now so close to the event, if you have any urgent questions, please check the FAQs. If you can’t find the answer please email

Arriving at EIJ

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

We can’t wait to welcome you all to the Jamboree site! To make sure Arrivals Day goes as smoothly as possible, we have pulled together this guide to help you. Find out: Arrival Times Jamboree Location Parking Information and Passes (Download the group vehicle pass here) Find out everything you need to know about arriving […]

Staff Resources – Everything you need to know

Saturday, July 9th, 2016

All the staff resources that you’ll need have been collected together on the Staff Resources page. Here you can read the Good Camping Guide, the EIJ2016 handbook and additional staff information, the policies for staff members and other information which will be useful to you during your role at EIJ. You can also catch up […]

Necker Retreat Newsletter Archive

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

In case you missed an email or newsletter, here's our archive

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