Vacancies



The Scout Association is the UK’s largest mixed youth organisation with more than 400,000 members in the UK and more across the world.

Our innovative spirit and ability to make things happen plays a vital role in the development of young people everywhere and these posts in particular will give you the chance to make a big impact on the lives of young people.

There are 33,000 young people in the UK that want to join Scouting but can’t because we simply don’t have enough adult volunteers. Find out more about becoming an adult volunteer here.

Below is a list of current vacancies and who to contact for further information or to apply:-

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Explorers, Assistant District Commisioner, District, Group Scout Leader, Network
Title Unit Assistant (Admin), Unit Admin (Finance/Treasurer), Assistant Explorer Scout Leaders etc.
Categories Explorers
Group District (Various Explorer Scout Units)
Town Throughout District
Vacancy Information

We are in need of more assistants both in administrative and leadership roles in our 8 Explorer Units across the District. (See attached PDF).

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Title ADC Cubs
Categories Assistant District Commisioner
Group District
Town Throughout District
Vacancy Information

To work in partnership with the District Commissioner to ensure the effective Cub Scouting in accordance with the rules as laid down in POR of The Scout Association.

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Title ADC Beavers
Categories Assistant District Commisioner
Group District
Town Throughout District
Vacancy Information

To work in partnership with the District Commissioner to ensure the effective Beaver Scouting in accordance with the rules as laid down in POR of The Scout Association

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Title District leaders (Beavers, Cubs & Scouts)
Categories District
Group District
Town Throughout District
Vacancy Information

We require district leaders to support the sectional ADCs to ensure delivery of the scouting programme throughout the district.

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Title PR & Comms manager
Categories District
Group District
Vacancy Information

A PR & Comms manager is require to help with publicity and communications relating to scouting within the district

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Title District Appointments Panel members
Categories District
Group District
Vacancy Information

To run an effective district we need to ensure we have enough members of the Appointments Panel so that we can run regular (or as required)

Appointments Advisory Committee meetings to get all new volunteers into their role as quickly as possible.

This fact sheet gives some details of the role and what is expected of someone who is a member of the panel.

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Title Group Scout Leader
Categories Group Scout Leader
Group Various
Vacancy Information

a management role within a local Scout Group to lead and support the Scout Group and its Leaders to ensure it runs effectively and that Scouting within the Group develops in accordance with the rules and policies of the Scout Association, the age range of the Scout group is 6 -14 years.

Groups that we currently need a GSL for are:
1st Yate
1st Frampton Cotterell
2nd Frampton Cotterell
1st Severn Beach
1st Pucklechurch
3rd Thornbury

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Title District Scout Network Commissioner
Categories Network
Group District
Vacancy Information

Responsible to the District Commissioner for the development and management of the Scout Network in the District. Some of the tasks for which the District Scout Network Commissioner is responsible may be delegated to others in the District, including the District Scout Network Administrator, District and Local Network Leaders, and members of the Scout Network.

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