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Independent Operations Committee Member

Overview of the role

The role of Independent Member is to contribute to the decision making and discussion that takes place at the Operations Committee.

The role holder will bring their own knowledge and experience to the committee, helping us to build a greater diversity of thought and opinion around the table. Although not a paid role, all reasonable expenses are provided.

As an independent member, you will need to:

  • Contribute to meetings of the Operations Committee in person, or digitally.
  • Contribute to creating and monitoring plans to deliver The Scouts’ strategy.
  • Assist the committee in monitoring and reviewing the strategic risks allocated to the committee by the Board of Trustees.
  • Assist the committee in changing and improving elements of Scouting for which the committee has delegated responsibility.



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How to apply

If you are interested in the position and would like to apply, please send your CV and supporting statement outlining your suitability for the role, to governance@scouts.org.uk or alternatively, please post your application to: Governance, The Scouts, Gilwell Park, Chingford, London E4 7QW.

The closing date for applications is: 09 March 2020 midday

If you would to discuss the role in more detail, please contact the Governance Team 0208 433 7179.

Ops Independent Member Recruitment Pack
PDF – 1.8MB

Closing date:
Mon, March 9, 2020, 12:00 PM