Archive

Welcome to the Volunteer Opportunities archive section of our website

Please note the following roles are no longer open for applications.

October 2021

Board of Directors Open Call

Board of Directors Application Form

National Youth Rep Facilitator Open Call

September 2021

Period Pride Project Team open call

World Scout Conference and World Scout Youth Forum 2021

We are pleased to invite expressions of interest for the World Scout Conference and World Scout Youth Forum 2021. To view the information please click here. The closing date for applications will be 17:00 on Monday 12th July, 2021.

Programme Services Department

Sea Scouting Team Lead

We are pleased to invite applications for the role of Sea Scouting Team Lead. To view the terms of reference for this role please click here. To apply for the team please click here. The closing date for applications will be Friday 23rd April 2021.

Chief Scout Award Support Team

We are pleased to invite applications to join the CSA Support Team. To view the terms of reference for this project team please click here. To apply for the team please click here. The closing date for applications will be Friday 16th April 2021.

Volunteer Resource Management & Group Support Department

We are pleased to invite applications to join the Heritage Project Team 

To view the Heritage open call notice please Click Here

Corporate Services Department

12 Days of Christmas Review Team 

We are pleased to invite applications to join the 12 Days of Christmas Review Team. To view the terms of reference of this short 2 month project team please click here. To apply for the team team please click here. The closing date for applications will be Sunday 28th March 2021.

National Activities Support Team

We are pleased to invite applications to join the National Activities Support Team 

The Scouting Ireland National Activities Support Team will be a project team formed to support the delivery of National Activities and National Scout Centre Events within the Corporate Services Department.

 To view the open call Click Here, to be part of the team please submit your application HERE. The closing date for applications will be Sunday 28th March 2021.

Current Opportunities February 2021

Corporate Services Department

Membership Management System Key User Project Team 

If you have an interest in technology, supporting your group and have a good understanding of how your group or county runs please apply to the open call for the Membership Management System Key User Project Team below. The closing date for applications is 7th March 2021.

Click to view the Term of Reference

To apply CLICK HERE

Current Opportunities January 2021

Open Call for Core Team members for the Finance and Compliance, Corporate Services and Information and Communications Departments

We are pleased to invite applications to join the Core team of the Finance and Compliance, Information and Communications and Corporate Services Departments.
 
A summary of all the departments core teams is available HERE
 
Finance and Compliance Department Core Team
The Finance and Compliance department are seeking to establish a dynamic and progressive Core Team and wish to attract candidates with a proven track record and current relevant financial, compliance or legal expertise.

Information and Communication Department Core Team
The Information and Communications Department Core Team would like to invite applications to join the Core Team. The Core Team are seeking members who have skills and experience in the areas of data protection and management, strategy development, research and impact measurement.
 
Corporate Services Department Core Team
The corporate Services Department is seeking to recruit a further two members to the department Core team. Professional skills and experience in the areas of facilities management, business development and finance would be advantageous. The department covers the areas outlined in the summary available above which includes national events and activities, national scout centres, health and safety, administration systems and IT.

Applications
Applications will be accepted through the online forms linked below.

  • Link to the Finance and Compliance Core Team application: CLICK HERE  
  • Link to the Information and Communication Core Team application: CLICK HERE
  • Link to the Corporate Services Core Team application: CLICK HERE

The closing date for the Core Team applications is 28th February 2021.

Current Opportunities December 2020

Programme Services Department - Section Team Leads

We are pleased to invite applications for Team Leads of the following Section Support Team.

  • Beaver Section Team Lead - Terms of Reference and application form - Click Here
  • Cub Section Team Lead - Terms of Reference and application form - Click Here
  • Scout Section Team Lead - Terms of Reference and application form - Click Here
  • Venture Section Team Lead - Terms of Reference and application form - Click Here
  • Rover Section Team Lead - Terms of Reference and application form - Click Here

Safeguarding Sub-committee

A vacancy on the Safeguarding Board sub-committee has arisen which Scouting Ireland is seeking to fill in January 2021. To view the terms of reference for this Board Sub-committee please VIEW HERE. To view a summary of the competencies required for membership of this sub-committee please CLICK HERE.

Link to Safeguarding Subcommittee application: CLICK HERE  Closing Date is Monday 4th January 2021

National Scout Centres Mount Melleray Review Project Team

Scouting Ireland is seeking to establish and project team reporting to the office of the CEO to review the challenges associated with Mount Melleray National Scout Centre. The team will review the existing reports available to include fire safety, health and safety and costings. The team will begin work in January 2021 for a period of 3 months and report their findings to the CEO. To view the terms of reference for this project team please CLICK HERE.

Link to the National Scout Centres Mount Melleray Review Project Team application: CLICK HERE Closing Date is Monday 4th January 2021

Group Leader Training Review Project Team

The Group leader Training Review Project Team will be a Project Team within the Volunteer Resource Management & Group Support Department. It will review the delivery format and syllabus of the current Group Leader Training Modules and Syllabus and provide recommendations. To view the terms of reference for this project team please CLICK HERE.

Link to the Group Leader Training Review Project Team application: CLICK HERE  Closing Dates are Friday 18th December 2020 for the Team Lead and Monday 4th January 2021 for team members

September 2020 - Open Calls

Programme Services Department 

We are pleased to invite applications for membership of the following Section Support Team.

  • Beaver Scout Support Team- Terms of Reference and application form - Click Here
  • Cub Scout Support Team- Terms of Reference and application form - Click Here
  • Scout Support Team- Terms of Reference and application form - Click Here
  • Venture Scout Support Team- Terms of Reference and application form - Click Here
  • Rover Scout Support Team- Terms of Reference and application form - Click Here

August 2020 - Open Calls

Corporate Services Department - JamÓige

We are pleased to invite applications for membership of the JamÓige Project Team.

  • Volunteer Management CoordinatorCLICK HERE to view Terms of Reference. To submit your application please CLICK HERE
  • Health and Safety CoordinatorCLICK HERE to view Terms of Reference. To submit your application please CLICK HERE

Corporate Services Department - National Scout Centres

We are pleased to invite applications for the following project teams within National Scout Centres.

 

  • National Scout Centres Campsite Teams (Lough Dan, Castle Saunderson and Larch Hill) - CLICK HERE to view Terms of Reference. To submit your application please CLICK HERE:
  • National Scout Centres Development Team - CLICK HERE to view Terms of Reference. To submit your application please CLICK HERE:

 

The closing date for applications for the above roles will be Friday 25th September 2020. A short interview will be conducted with each applicant after the closing date. To view the full notice please CLICK HERE .

July 2020 - Open Calls

Volunteer Resources Management & Group Support

We are pleased to invite applications for the following;

  • National Awards Project Team Lead - For terms of reference and application information Click Here
  • National Awards Team Project Team Member - For terms of reference and application information Click Here

For a summary of the Volunteer Resources Management & Group Support Department please Click Here

May 2020 - Project Team Open Calls

We are pleased to invite applications for event team leads for two project teams, the Crean Challenge Expedition 2021 and JamÓige 2021.

Please click below for the Terms of Reference documents for each team, which includes a brief description of the roles involved.

 To submit your application please apply through the link below:

  • Crean Challenge 2021 – Closing date for applications was the 5th June 2020
  • JamÓige 2021 – Closing date for applications was 19th June 2020

Click to view Code of Conduct and Verification Form

May 2020 - Board Sub-Committee Open Calls

The Board of Directors of Scouting Ireland (BOD) wish to recruit a number of suitable people for the following Board sub-committees.

  • BOD-SC01 Quality of Scouting Committee
  • BOD-SC02 Governance, Nominations and Remuneration Committee
  • BOD-SC04 Health and Safety Committee

To view full details please click HERE

Click to view Code of Conduct and Verification Form