Assistant Area Commissioner (Growth & Development)

We have an exciting opportunity to join the British Scouting Overseas team to lead a growth and development team to bring more British Scouting to the hundreds of young people on our want to join lists.

Role Description

To support the Area Commissioner in encouraging and supporting growth across British Scouting Overseas (BSO). To understand, embrace and lead achievement of the Area Development Plan to achieve Area growth goals. To work closely with District Commissioners and relevant Growth facilitators to encourage, support and deliver growth in the Districts across BSO. To provide oversight of a new critical care support team for new and struggling BSO Scout Groups. To collaborate closely with both the International Commissioner the Regional Services Team and local volunteers to deliver growth through targeted projects and initiatives.

View the application pack here

How to apply: If you’re interested in this role please e-mail Nathan Price, Area Commissioner (, with a brief paragraph about why you think that you would be suitable for the role, by 12 noon (UK Time) on 21st October