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    Job Opportunities

    These key roles are available at SCOUTS New Zealand in order for us to meet the outcomes of Better Prepared, our 10 Year Strategy.  If you want to make a difference and have the appropriate experience and skill set, please consider applying for one of these roles. 

    Regional Service Centre Roles:

    Regional Development Officer - Auckland

    Are you up for the Adventure of a lifetime?

    • Are you eager to be part of a growing youth Movement making a positive difference in young people's lives?
    • Are you passionate about being a part of a Movement striving to have ‘Youth at the Centre' in everything we do?

    The successful candidate will work closely with the Regional Development Manager to ensure the development and growth of SCOUTS in the Upper North Island region. In order to perform the role you will have a clear focus on engagement in the community and marketing the brand SCOUTS in order to achieve growth targets.

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    Volunteer Roles:

    Jamboree Executive Team for the 22nd New Zealand Scout Jamboree


    We are looking for some special people – 7 in total, who are enthusiastic about the Scout section and the contribution that Jamborees make to Scout growth and development.  In addition to the Jamboree Director (Guy Beatson), the Jamboree Executive Team (JET) will be made up of:

    • A Deputy Jamboree Director to support the Jamboree Director.
    • Three Directors leading directorates covering all the services provided to Scouts, supporting infrastructure and a range of corporate services.
    • Three Deputy Directors to support the Directors.

    The JET will be supported by an Executive Officer and a small team.

    There will be a number of sessions held at the 21st Jamboree for those interested in these roles.  The sessions will give potential JET members an idea of what is involved, the time commitment and nature of the roles.

    Applications for these roles close on Friday 31 March 2017.

    To apply email: jamboreedirector@scouts.org.nz

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    Adult Leaders – WE NEED YOU!

    Scouting is already having a fantastic impact on the young people we are reaching, but we want to bring the benefits to even more. By volunteering with SCOUTS, you will help us to bring fun, challenge and adventure to all young kiwis, wherever they are – plus, you’ll get on-the-job, real world professional development that you can take into other areas of your life.  We need more Adult Leaders like you all over New Zealand – so if you’re keen to join our team, please click the link below and tell us more!

    >> Volunteer as a Leader

    Committee Members Needed

    Behind the scenes of all our Scout Groups are committees of experienced and dedicated volunteers. They help with the operational side of our Scout Groups, helping to ensure the delivery of our high-quality programme for young people.  This is a great opportunity to use your business nous or personal expertise to become involved with SCOUTS.  Click the link below to find out more:

    >> Volunteer as a Committee Member