UK Contingent Leader (Provisional) - World Scout Moot 2021

The World Scout Moot is a World Organization of Scout Movements (WoSM) event for young people aged between 18 and 25. The event will take place in Ireland in 19 to 28 July 2021. The World Scout Moot aims to provide young people from across the World with an adventure that will inspire and prepare them for the future. More information is available on

The role

We’re recruiting a volunteer UK Contingent Leader to lead a team of volunteers in the planning and delivery of a UK Scouting Contingent to the World Scout Moot 2021 in Ireland.

The role is advertised as ‘provisional’ on the understanding that once appointed, the Contingent Leader will work with staff to create a project plan and budget outline. These will be subject to approval by the Scouts, after which the project and the role will be confirmed.

How to apply

Please fill in the application form and send it to by no later than midday on 22 February 2019.

Please make sure that you read the experience section and make it clear in your application which specific skills or experiences you have, as well as how you meet the wider role requirements. Full details can be found in the application pack

Key dates

  • The closing date for applications and nominations is midday 22 February 2019
  • Interviews will then take place on Saturday 2 or Sunday 3 March
  • Planning for the UK Contingent along with selection for a Contingent Management Team will commence shortly after the Contingent Leader role is offered
  • The 16th World Scout Moot takes place on 19 to 28 July 2021

Further information

If you require any further information about the process or the roles, please contact Susie Roach on