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Local Growth Officer – Leicestershire

We're looking for a Local Growth Officer to join our Growth & Communities Team.

Scouts is an equal opportunity employer. We're committed to diversity and actively seeking applicants from a wide range of backgrounds, in particular, Black, Asian and ethnic minority communities.

Will you be our next Local Growth Officer - Leicestershire?

Responsible to: Local Growth Operations Manager – Midlands

Department: Volunteering Operations Department

Base Location:  Home Based within Leicestershire or adjacent area

Term: 2 year fixed term contract

Salary: £31,716 per annum, Band E Level 3

Hours: 35 hours per week (including evenings and weekends)

Line Management Responsibility: N/A

A bit about the role 

As a Local Growth Officer you'll be pro-actively helping the County to achieve their growth ambitions focusing specifically on opening new sections, supporting existing Scouting and recruiting new adult volunteers by collaborating with local volunteers and our wider Growth & Communities team.

You'll provide practical ‘hands on’ support that creates new spaces for young people to join, and recruit adult volunteers to support them. 

Sound good? Read the application pack and then apply. 

Before making an application please ensure that you've read the Recruitment and selection policy. In order for us to monitor the application of our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion policy, we'd be grateful if you'd also complete the Recruitment Monitoring questions on the Application Form.

Not sure where to start? Check out our guidance for applicants.

Closing date for applications: 23:59pm Sunday 4 August 2024

Interviews will be held in person on Friday 9th August 2024 at Leicestershire County Scouts Office, 9 Oak Spinney Park, Ratby Lane, Leicester Forest East, Leicester, LE3 3AW 

 

If you'd like to discuss any of our roles in more detail, email recruitment@scouts.org.uk

Salary:
£31,716 per annum, Band E Level 3

Location:
Home Based within Leicestershire or adjacent area

Term:
2 Year Fixed-Term Contract

Hours:
35 hours per week (including evenings and weekends)

Holidays:
28 days per annum plus bank holidays

Closing date:
Sun, August 4, 2024, 11:59 PM

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