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Scouting is the UK’s biggest mixed youth organisation. Open to 6-25 year olds, Scouting aims to change lives by offering fun and challenging activities, unique experiences, everyday adventure and the chance to help others and make a positive impact in communities.

The Scout Association helps children and young adults to reach their full potential. Scouts develop skills including teamwork, time management, leadership, initiative, planning, communication, self-motivation, cultural awareness and commitment. We help young people to get jobs, save lives and even change the world. 


Current Vacancies:

Closing date: 13th September 2019

Closing date: 30th August 2019

Closing date: 1st August 2019

Closing date: 6th August 2019

Closing date: 5th August 2019

Closing date: 5th August 2019

Closing date: 5th August 2019

Closing date: 26th July 2019

Closing date: 18th July 2019

Closing date: 24th September 2019

Closing date: 1st August 2019

Closing date: 17th July 2019

Closing date: 30th July 2019

Closing date: 22nd July 2019

Closing date: 2nd September 2019

Closing date: 16th July 2019

Closing date: 19th July 2019

Closing date: 18th July 2019

Our Competency Framework: 

Each of our roles are based on a Competency Framework.  To view these competencies, please click here.

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Please note that due to the high volume of applications if you do not receive a response from the Recruitment Team within 2 weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful.  Please note that if you have not been successful at this point and have not been invited to interview then we will unable to give feedback on your application. 




You came across really confident in the interview and showed good administration and events experience. You completed the task very well however, in the interview, another candidate gave examples that aligned better with the tasks that the Awards Administrator will be required to do, and they also gave more in-depth answers to show how they would be able to do the role. The interview panel would however encourage you to apply for other roles at The Scout Association in the future.

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