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Group Scout Leader (Greenham) in Kennet (Greenham Scout Group)Strong management skills needed!
Greenham Scout Group are looking for an individual, or a team of two people, to support the group in the role of Group Scout Leader (GSL).
The GSL ensures the group is supported so that young people get the best possible quality of Scouting. The role can be done as a job-share with another volunteer or as an individual. You’ll need enthusiasm and enjoy working with adults. You’ll help provide strategic direction to the group and support fellow volunteers in delivering safe and well planned events.
What’s in it for you?
The skills that you will use as a GSL, such as leadership, management and planning, can enhance your CV and can be a great way to demonstrate that you have those skills to prospective employers.
Know nothing about Scouts? That’s not a problem, we can teach you everything and we have a fantastic training scheme.
To manage 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.
• Ensure that the Scout Group thrives and has the best systems in place to support adult volunteers and develop the Group – including a Group Executive Committee and Section leadership teams.
• Provide line management and support to the leaders in the Scout Group, including setting objectives for their work and holding regular reviews and one-to-one meetings.
• Ensure that the Scout Group has an adequate team of supported and appropriate adults working effectively together and with others to meet the needs of Scouting in the area.
• Ensure that a challenging, exciting and balanced programme is offered to young people in the Scout Group.