The aim of Scouting is the social, physical, intellectual, emotional and spiritual development of children and young adults from 5 to 25 years within a framework of fun and activity.
Scouts Australia SA Branch (Scouts SA) comprises over 8,000 volunteers and youth members and the position of Chief Commissioner forms part of the Association’s senior executive team comprising the President, the Board and the Chief Executive Officer. This key role is responsible to the Board for providing strategic leadership and oversight of a team that facilitates the state-wide delivery of high-quality Scouting programs.
Scouts SA seeks an outstanding individual who is able to demonstrate proven achievement at senior management level. Superior communication skills developed through a series of senior appointments will enable the successful candidate to confidently present Scouting as an exciting, relevant and contemporary activity to the youth of South Australia, as well as to the general public.
The ability to inspire and lead volunteers to achieve the Board’s strategic goals will be critical in this role. It is desirable (although not essential) that you have a familiarity with Scouting or a similar volunteer/life skill education program.
This position is offered for an initial period of three years commencing mid 2020 and will suit a candidate who is able to devote quality time both after hours and during business hours as required. The role involves intra and interstate travel for which a travel allowance is provided. Phone, internet and administrative support is also provided. Although this position is largely voluntary in nature, a nominal honorarium will be provided.
For a job and person specification, please click on the PDF icon above or below, and for further information on our client, please visit sa.scouts.com.au
Applications should be addressed to Justin Hinora. Please click on the Apply Today button to submit your application.
For a confidential discussion, please call Justin or Hannah Way on (08) 8100 8849.Please note: Your application will be automatically acknowledged by return email.