Area Growth and Development Manager
We have a new exciting opportunity, not to be missed! At The Scout Association we are currently looking for an Area Growth and Development Manager to join us in a Home based position covering Scouting in the East Midlands and West Midlands. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis, working 35 hours per week. The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary of £37,719 per annum plus fantastic benefits.
About the Area Growth and Development Manager role
The purpose of this role is to effectively manage the delivery and operation of Regional Services activities, including any externally funded projects, across an allocated geographic area. This includes the shaping, management and delivery of proactive support for growth in the allocated geographic area and ensuring that support is provided for key line managers in Scouting (specifically Regional, County and District Commissioners).
What we’re looking for in our Area Growth and Development Manager
We are looking for an inspirational leader with effective management skills to support, empower and motivate a field based team of staff. You must be passionate about growing Scouting to enable us to provide even more quality Scouting to more communities. You will need to demonstrate excellent influencing skills and be able to work with our senior volunteers to offer the best possible staff support in a complex and ever demanding role.
What we can offer you as our Area Growth and Development Manager
- Pension Scheme
- Simply Health medical plan
- Free parking
- Interest free season ticket loan
The Scout Association has had eleven years of growth. We are determined to ensure we change the lives of more young people by offering high quality Scouting to all. This is delivered by recruiting fantastic volunteers to help deliver the Scouting adventure to over 500,000 young people each week.
So if you would like to join the team as our new Area Growth and Development Manager then please click ‘apply’ today – don’t miss out, we’d love to hear from you!
Details of closing and Interview date
Closing date: 13th August 2017
Interview date: Thursday 31st August 2017 at Gilwell Park, E4 7QW.
The Scout Association aims to be an equal opportunities employer.