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District Quartermaster

District Quartermaster
Harrogate and Nidderdale District Scouts Association
Description of the role:

We are currently seeking a District Quartermaster to look after equipment and assets, maintain an asset register and issue equipment to users. Requirements for this role are familiarity with spreadsheets, eg. Excel, a methodical approach and good records management. An ability to get on with people of all ages is also desirable. In 2015 Scouting introducing a revised programme based on the themes of Outdoors and Adventure, World and Skills through which young people can gain experience in such activities as camping, climbing, water, air and other land based activities. Scouts covers the age range from 6-25 in 5 sections for girls as well as boys. There are vacancies across the Harrogate area and the District takes in Pateley Bridge, Knaresborough and Marston Moor near to York. The Primary Leader role is to volunteer with young people to assist with programmes on a weekly, term time basis with occasional weekends. Administrative roles and support roles can be largely done when you have spare time.

Skills and qualities needed for the role:

Requirements for this role are: familiarity with spreadsheets, eg. Excel, a methodical approach good records management An ability to get on with people of all ages is also desirable.


Additional Information
DBS check needed: No
Driving licence needed: No
Car owner: No
Open to: Ages 18+
Culross House
20 Omega Street
North Yorkshire
Last updated: 27.03.2017
Organisation Information

Harrogate Scouts has Beaver Colonies and Cub Packs which welcome boys and girls between 6 and 10. Scout Troops and Explorer Units welcome boys and girls between 10 and 18 years. 18 - 25 year olds are Network Scouts. We abide by the rules of the Association. Our aim is to develop members socially, physically, spiritually and intellectually. We cater for able-bodied people and people with disabilities. Our District membership is made up of 14 groups mainly centered around Harrogate and Knaresborough. We have a District Campsite at Thornthwaite in Nidderdale with an excellent range of facilities including an activity centre sleeping 40.