Positions Vacant

A large organisation like Scouts Australia NSW needs many enthusiastic volunteers and dedicated employees to keep the movement going strong.

From professional staff and advisers, to activity centre managers and event contingent leaders, fresh talent is always on demand. 

If you are interested in volunteering with us please visit our ways to volunteer.

Marketing and Communications Officer

Scouts NSW is on the lookout for an energetic and driven Marketing and Communications Officer to join our friendly team at State Office! If you're a creative thinker, a content wiz and passionate about marketing and communications, apply now. This is a nine-month opportunity, with the possibility to extend.

To view the full Position Description, click here.

To apply, please provide a CV and covering email or letter to Rosalie Batistoni on Rosalie.Batistoni@nsw.scouts.com.au.

Receptionist and Office Support

Are you friendly, confident, highly organised and enthusiastic? Do you have experience working in a customer service role?

Scouts Australia NSW is looking for a new member to join the team at Sydney Olympic Park to fill the Receptionist and Office Support role on a casual basis, with the possibility of applying for the role on a full time, twelve (12) month contract.

If this sounds like you and if you are available for an immediate start, send your expression of interest together with your resume to Gabie Thompson at gabrielle.thompson@nsw.scouts.com.au

NSW Contingent Leader Oz Venture 2021

Scouts NSW is currently looking for an Oz Venture 2021 Contingent Leader to report to the State Commissioner (Venturer Scouts) and to focus and lead the appointed Contingent Management Team to deliver the activity in accordance with all State policies and procedures.

The successful applicant will lead the Contingent Management Team, a team of volunteers focused on delivering a high quality, engaging event for the NSW OZ Venture 2021 youth.

You would be responsible for ensuring the Contingent planning and execution are successful, resulting in sustained OZ Venture, as well as maintaining a well marketed event and ensuring the Contingent is self-sustaining and not a financial burden on Scouts NSW.

The ideal candidate would possess the following key attitude skills and knowledge:

  • Be enthusiastic with a strong commitment to Scouting Principles and the importance of the Scout method in delivering the event
  • Be inclusive in leadership style encouraging their teams to excel
  • Uphold and demonstrate a commitment to the implementation of Child Safe Scouting
  • Be able to lead, communicate with and motivate other adults and work harmoniously to deliver the event
  • Demonstrate risk management, work health safety (WHS) and ScoutSafe skills
  • Understand and demonstrate the knowledge required to run large events

To find out more, read the Position Description or contact David Jacobs at david.jacobs@nswventurers.com.au

Constitution Review Working Group

The Board of Scouts NSW has established a Constitution Review Working Group to look at outstanding items from the 2016 Review into Constitutional Reform.

The Working Group are seeking volunteers to contribute to working through these items and making recommendations to the Board on potential amendments to the Constitution where they deem it appropriate.

If you have experience in the areas of governance, risk management, legal and corporate structures, and are interested in joining the Working Group, contact Luke Saunders, the Board Liaison for Constitutional Reform on 0431 011 412 or luke.saunders@nsw.scouts.com.au.

State Commissioner (Partnerships)

An exciting opportunity exists to make a significant and positive impact on the success of Scouts NSW through the development of partnerships with government, corporate and community organisations.

The State Commissioner (Partnerships) will support the work being done by the Chief Commissioner, Deputy Chief Commissioner and the CEO to build a network of advocates and supporters at a state level and regional level

This position is open to a Scouts member or supporter who is seeking an opportunity to contribute at a senior level and help strengthen Scouts NSW for the future.

Applications close on Sunday 16 June.

To find out more, read the Position Description or contact belinda.francis@nsw.scouts.com.au