Youth Ambassador Elections - Candidate Registration
Providing strong & sustainable youth democracy for Warrington
What does a Youth Ambassador do?
The role of Youth Ambassador is to represent the young people who live within the area they represent, Youth Ambassadors will work with local leaders, MPs, Borough Councillors, local government agencies, local police and the public sector.
Youth Ambassadors will be expected to attend a regular meeting every month which should last for about 1 hour 30 minutes on average. Youth Ambassadors maybe expected to attend events or take part in other Youth Cabinet activity.
Youth Ambassadors will get to vote on the pledges and priorities of Warrington Youth Cabinet and help to shape the activity that goes on between Youth Officers within the Warrington Youth Cabinet departments.
Youth Ambassadors will get the chance to debate important local matters and try to build something positive out of the debate and resolve the matter for other young people.
Young people between age 11 and 18 can register as a candidate until Wednesday 30th September 2020 at 10pm
Between 30th September 2020 and 5th October 2020 our Elections Team will be processing the candidates details and preparing for the elections.
From Monday 12th October 2020 at 9am anyone between ages 11 and 19 can vote for their preferred candidate for the area/ward they live within.
On Friday 23rd October 2020 at 5pm voting will stop.
On Friday 23rd October 2020 at 6.30pm all candidates and their families will be invited to a Zoom event where the results will be announced and we will celebrate the successful candidates. All candidates will be invited to receive a certificate at the end of the process at a later date.
(𝘁𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝗶𝘀 𝗼𝗻 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗯𝗮𝘀𝗶𝘀 𝘁𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗖𝗢𝗩𝗜𝗗-𝟭𝟵 𝗴𝘂𝗶𝗱𝗲𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘀 𝗱𝗼𝗻𝘁 𝗰𝗵𝗮𝗻𝗴𝗲)