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1st Broomfield Scout Group

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1st broomfield Scout Group is part of the UK's biggest mixed youth organisation. They offer 6-14 year olds the chance to have fun, take part in challenging activities, unique experiences, every day adventure and the chance to help others so that they make a positive impact in communities. Scouts help children and young adults to reach their full potential. Scouts develop skills in teamwork, time management, planning, self motivation and cultural awareness. They help young people to get jobs, save lives and change the world.

Scout Group Section Assistants - For Cubs aged 8-11 years

This opportunity is ongoing, with no end date.

Section Assistants help the groups Section Leaders to deliver the Scouting programme to its young members. This will include running games and activities as part of the weekly section meetings and other extra events. Assisting the Scouts to achieve badges and awards. Assisting with residential experiences for the section and also helping with the wide variety of events and activities offered to the group. The group meets on a Wednesday 6.45pm - 8.15pm. There are also opportunities for you to join in with the groups Scouts ages 11-14 years and the Beavers ages 6-8 years. If you are interested in these age groups we can put you in touch with the relevant groups in the same area.

Application process

You can visit and see if you think it is for you Application form for the Scout Association

What skills do I need?

No previous Scouting experience is necessary as full training will be given

What will I gain?

• Enhance your CV • Build confidence and learn new skills • Spend time outdoors, including opportunities to attend weekend camps if you would like to • Support and friendship • Have a lot of fun!

Training and support

The Scout group will provide a fully comprehensive training programme that will include First Aid Training. The training is all free and some elements of it can count towards externally recognised qualifications.

Travel Expenses

No

DBS (criminal records) check

This organisation will supply a DBS check for you.

Volunteer reference

This opportunity will provide you with a Volunteer Reference

Location

Scout HQ School Lane Broomfield

Travel information

The Scout hut does not have a postcode but is opposite Broomfield Primary School It is easily accessible with a half an hour walk from campus or a 10 minute bus ride from outside KEGS school in Broomfield Road

Wheelchair Access

No disabled toilet
  • Your CampusChelmsford
  • InterestsArt and Design, Befriending and Mentoring, Children and Youth, Education, Sport and Recreation
  • FrequencyOn-Going
  • WhenWednesday evening

Employability skills

  • Communication and Literacy 0
  • Intercultural Awareness 0
  • Problem-solving 0
  • Project Management 0
  • Self-Management 0
  • Social Responsibility 0
  • Team Work 0