Job vacancy | Local Development Officer (Perthshire)

Job vacancy | Local Development Officer (Perthshire)

14 January 2020

We have a really exciting opportunity to help grow and develop Scouting in Perthshire.

Can you inspire people to volunteer to do something great?
Do you enjoy working with lots of different people from different backgrounds and experiences?
Are you up for making a real difference to the lives of young people?

We’re looking for a Local Development Officer (Perthshire).

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Base Location: Home based
Term: 18 months
Starting Salary: £25,000 - £28,000
Hours: 21 per week, including evening and weekends

This exciting role is all about bringing Scouting to more young people in Perthshire. You’ll be shouting about Scouts, opening new groups, bringing in more adult volunteers, and working with new communities.

You will be out meeting new people, forming relationships, and working with our local volunteers to make sure more young people in Perthshire can benefit from Scouting.  You’ll be finding and supporting new volunteers, working with local decision makers, and always on the look out for where we can make the biggest difference.


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The closing date for applications is 9am on Friday 31 January 2020

Applications should be emailed to or sent by post to Scouts Scotland Headquarters (Recruitment), Fordell Firs, Hillend, Dunfermline, KY11 7HQ.


Interviews will be held at Scouts Scotland Headquarters, KY11 7HQ later in early February 2020.