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Centre Manager (Hawkhirst)

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Overview of the role

We believe that amazing things happen in the great outdoors.  Our managers help us inspire, coach and teach thousands of young people and hundreds of Scout Adventurers (our brilliant team) each year.   Working in some of the country’s most inspirational locations this is an opportunity to join the Scout Adventures team.  Learning by doing is at the heart of Scouting and that’s exactly what you’ll be helping young people and your team to do.

We’re looking for a Centre Manager to join our team who is just as passionate as we are about getting young people outdoors to have an adventure.  You will be an experienced leader of people, ideally with some experience of working with volunteers, have relevant experience in the management of facilities and delivering first class customer service.

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Before making an application please ensure that you have read the Recruitment and selection policy.

In order for us to monitor the application of our Equal Opportunities policy, we would be grateful if you would also complete the Recruitment Monitoring questions on the Application Form.

If you would to discuss the role in more detail, please contact

If you are unable to apply using the link below, please post your application to:
Human Resources, The Scout Association, Gilwell Park, Chingford, London E4 7QW.

Applicants are advised to read the full application pack before applying.

Centre Manager (Hawkhirst) Applicant Pack Jan 2020
PDF – 903.2KB

Closing date for applications is 23:59 on Thursday 27th February 2020.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 5th March 2020 in Hawkhirst Centre, Hexham.

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£28,188 per annum, Band E, Level 3

Scout Adventures Hawkhirst, Hexham

18 month fixed term contract

35 hours per week

25 days per annum plus bank holidays

Closing date:
Thu, February 27, 2020, 11:59 PM

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