UK HQ Lead Volunteer (PRIDE)

We are recruiting volunteers to form a project team, which will work in partnership with a staff member within HQ’s Scouting Operations Directorate.

The Scout Association attends Pride in London to promote how Scouting is inclusive and open to all regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity. This events allows us to celebrate the diversity of the Movement.

As a member of the project team, you would have a key role in planning and delivering our attendance at Pride in London. 

Application Process

To apply you will need to complete the application form at the end of the Application Pack and send it to pride@scouts.org.uk. Applications close at midnight on Wednesday 23February. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an informal telephone interview - these will take place in the evening on the 5 - 9March.

If you have any questions or would like to talk to someone about any of these roles in more detail then please email pride@scouts.org.uk or call the Info Centre on 0208 4337 100 and ask to speak to Ashleigh Grimes in the Events Team.

If you are successful, dates for your diary will include:

  • TBC within the week of 19- 25 March 2018, Central location - first project team meeting
  • 7 June 2018, Central location - second project team meeting (date negotiable)
  • 6 July 2018 (evening), London - final briefing
  • 7 July 2018, London - Pride in London
  • 9 August 2018, London - Evaluation (date negotiable)

If you have any questions or are not able to commit to being on the project team, but are interested in helping with the event, please do also get in touch.