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Join the regional services team as a Development Team Assistant

Join the regional services team as a Development Team Assistant in the Middlesex West County.

Core purpose

The purpose of the role is to support and deliver increased and sustainable Scouting Provision across Greater London Middlesex West (GLMW) as part of a team.

To attract more volunteers to enable growth within the County by engaging with parents of Beavers, Cubs and Scouts and others within the community. To help deliver the project objectives and targets, working in partnership with the Senior Growth & Development Officer, GLMW County Commissioner, District Commissioners, Group Scout Leaders and Leaders to realise agreed sustainable growth targets.

The role will involve working directly with both adults and young people to increase the number of volunteers in GLMW which in turn will lead to an increase in the numbers of young people who will benefit from Scouting provision in our County.

The induction programme and ongoing support for the role will provide a range of training in the following areas: communication skills, project planning and organisation, presenting and training delivery, working with young people, working in a team, creative thinking and problem-solving methods as well as support with IT knowledge.

Because of the nature of the role a large amount of evening and some weekend working will be a key feature of the role.

Person specifications

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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

Please read the full application pack before applying.

Closing date for applications is Friday 30 July, 23:59

Interviews will be held 18, 19 August 2021.

£20,293 per annum, Pro Rota salary £6,354.18 (Outer London Weighting inclusive)

Home based (with regular travel in the Middlesex West District)

Fixed Term Contract Until August 2022.


25 (Pro Rota)

Closing date:
Fri, July 30, 2021, 11:59 PM

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