Regional Vacancies

The Gauteng Regional Team, together with Members of their respective Teams and Committees in the Region support the Scout Groups and Leaders in Gauteng, ensuring that Cubs, Scouts and Rovers experience the best Scouting, and that Adult Leaders have the training, resources and administrative support required to make that possible. We currently have some vacancies, and are looking for a few dedicated and capable people who would like to join the wider Gauteng team.  Please note that these positions are to be undertaken on a voluntary basis.

Applications or nominations are invited for the following roles in the Gauteng Region
(Click on the role to link to the Job Description):

Regional Management Committee:

We want to ensure that Scouting is visible and promoted across our communities in Gauteng, and in news media and social media, and that we communicate effectively to the general public, as well as within our Scouting family. The role of the Marketing Representative is to coordinate marketing, public relations, branding, and the content on our various online platforms, as well as to support and advise Scout Groups in respect of the same.

Regional Team:

In Gauteng, we aim to make Scouting available to all of the youth across the province. The purpose of this role is to directly establish and develop new Groups, in one or more Districts in the particular part of the Region. For these roles, we are looking for Scouters or Rovers with some adult leader experience and a passion for growing Scouting in the Region. For now, these positions will report directly to the Regional Commissioner.

These positions are open to any active adult member who meets the applicable criteria given in the Organisational Rules and Adult Support Policy, who feels that they can fulfill the respective Job Description, and who wants to take up the challenge to help support and grow Scouting across Gauteng. Applicants will be interviewed to assess their suitability for the post, to ensure a common understanding of the job requirements, and to give them an opportunity to ask questions about a role before accepting it.

Click on one of the following to link to the applicable form:

  • Application Form – To be completed if applying for a role. Applications must be accompanied by a one page Scouting CV.
  • Nomination Form – To be completed if nominating someone else for a role.

Applications or nominations must be sent to gt.rc@scouts.org.za, with a copy to gauteng@scouts.org.za.

The closing date is Monday 14 September 2020.

Please contact Gauteng Regional Commissioner Dr Angus Hay if you have any questions, or need more information about the roles. To contact Angus, email gt.rc@scouts.org.za