The Scout Association is the UK's largest mixed youth organisation with more than 450,000 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 available roles will give you the chance to make a big impact on the lives of young people.
For paid vacancies visit our Jobs page.
Current national Scouting volunteering vacancies:
We are looking for two enthusiastic volunteers to join the Scout Grants Committee to work with a group of enthusiastic and committed volunteers, and advise on projects leading to growth, delivering more exciting and adventurous activities to even more young people in Counties/Areas/Regions, Districts and Groups.
We are looking for an enthusiastic forward thinker to support a team of young people to create and deliver the service element of the National Day of Celebration and Achievement at Windsor Castle.
Wanting to take up new challenge? We are currently recruiting for a volunteer Manager for the National Scout Fellowship Security Team (NSFST). This Scout Active Support Unit supports Scouting events where there is a need for additional security.
Looking for a new challenge? If you are passionate about rewarding and recognising members in Scouting for the amazing things they do and achieve, we are recruiting members for a brand new National group supporting our National Awards.
Our new strategy will be released in the spring and there are several exciting opportunities for volunteers to lead and support Scouting across the UK. If you are interested in playing a key part in leading the delivery of this strategy as a member of Team UK, part of a national team or a member of a project board please click here for more information on the roles and how to apply.
Become a National Activity Centres Scotland volunteer and choose from a range of flexible volunteering opportunities available at Lochgolihead or Meggernie. If you’re passionate about the outdoors and want to play your part in delivering life changing opportunities for young people as well as helping you to acquire practical and employability skills, then this if for you.
The UK Adventure Team are looking to recruit a number of volunteers to take on the role of UK Technical Adviser help with specialist activity support and advice.
Scouting sometimes needs volunteer interpreters for different kinds of events including courses, conferences and jamborees, both at regional and world level.
Become a Scout Adventurer and choose from a range of flexible volunteering opportunities available across the nine Adventures Centres across the UK. If you’re passionate about the outdoors and want to play your part in delivering life changing opportunities for young people as well as helping you to acquire practical and employability skills, then this if for you.
Flexible volunteering opportunities are available in various locations across the UK. Join one of our Service Crews or Service Teams to offer support across all aspects of running a busy activity centre.
Not convinced yet? See why people just like you devote their time and skills to giving young people everday adventures.