Scouts New Zealand


OFFICE-GENERAL ADMINISTRATION - Adult Helpers/Activity Leaders in Scout Groups

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Adult Helper/Activity Leader

Helping out a variety of different Scout Groups deliver their weekly programme.

SKILLS REQUIRED

Good attitude enjoys interacting with and is confident around children and youth, able to follow instructions, likes to be part of a team, confident to share ideas and suggest activities.

LOCATION

Scout Groups in and around Dunedin

DAYS AND TIMES REQUIRED

Scout Groups meet evenings, Section times are from 1 to 2 hours plus planning and tidy up time.  Each volunteer can be attached to several Groups so they are able to attend 4 evenings a week during placement. 

DRESS CODE

T Shirt Provided – Black Jeans or Pants,

SUPERVISION AND TRAINING

Will be supervised by the Section Leader in the Scout Group they attend.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS

Evenings only.

Must have access to a vehicle and drivers license as this involves visiting and joining in the activities and helping to deliver the programme with a variety of different scout groups for several nights of the week. (Some reimbursement for fuel given as long as log of travel is kept and submitted)

Need to have a good sense of humour, confident around young people aged 6 to 16.  Able to work as part of a team and interact with a diverse range of personalities.

NO Criminal Convictions - Ideal candidates will have undertaken a recent Police Check, however this is not essential as they will be fully supervised at all times.

NUMBER OF VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: As many as there are

 

 

Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Monday Evening
  • Tuesday Evening
  • Wednesday Evening
  • Thursday Evening
  • Friday Evening
  • Saturday Evening
  • Sunday Evening