Area, Growth & Development Manager

The Scout Association
£37,162 per annum
11 Mar 2017
10 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a new exciting opportunity, not to be missed! At The Scout Association we are currently looking for a Area, Growth & Development Manager to join our team. This role will be covering the South East and South West regions of England. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and will receive a competitive salary of £37,162 per annum plus a company car or car allowance and an excellent benefits package.

About the Area, Growth & Development Manager role

You will 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).

You will cover the following locations:

South East: Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, East Sussex, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Kent, Oxfordshire, and Surrey & West Sussex

South West: Avon, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Guernsey, Jersey, Somerset & Wiltshire

What we're looking for in our Area, Growth & 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 & Development Manager:

- Subsidised Lunch

- Pension Scheme

- Simply Health medical plan

- Free parking

- Interest free season ticket loan

About Us

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 & 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: 31st March 2017

Interview date: Thursday 13th April 2017 at Gilwell Park

The Scout Association aims to be an equal opportunities employer.