Volunteering Opportunities

District Explorer Scout Administrator

Where: Mersey Weaver Scout District, Cheshire Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited
Explorer Scouts are young people in Scouting usually between the ages of 14 and 18. They have an exciting, vibrant programme, a challenging and fulfilling award scheme, and above all they have a great time while developing skills for life. The District Explorer Scout Administrator (often abbreviated to DESA) is an important role to play…Find Out More

Media Team Member

Where: Cheshire Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited
Are you interested in Photography, Video Editing, Social Media, Radio, Web sites, Journalism etc. If yes then we want to hear from you. Mersey Weaver Scouts are looking to expand our Media team so we can share our adventures to the widest audience via our websites, social media and local press. The roles within the…Find Out More

Event Support Active Support Unit Manager

Where: Cheshire Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited
The Unit’s focus is to respond to requests for practical support and resources related to the life-enriching experiences we run for our youth membership in the Widnes, Runcorn, Frodsham and surrounding villages. This could be anything from the planning stages right through to event break down when it’s all over – and most things in between!…Find Out More

Section and Assistant Section Leaders (Beavers, Cubs, Scouts)

Where: Frodsham, Helsby, Ince, Kingsley, Moore, Norley, Runcorn, Widnes Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited
Within the Beaver (6-8 yr olds), Cub (8-10 yr olds) and Scout (10-14 yr olds) sections of our Groups across the District we have a number of adult leadership opportunities. Section and Assistant Section leaders interact directly with our youth membership to: Develop and deliver safe, exciting and stimulating activities, challenges and experiences taking into account…Find Out More

Event Support Active Support Unit Members

Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited
Mersey Weaver is launching a new Event Services Active Support Unit! The Unit’s focus is to respond to requests for practical support and resources related to the life-enriching experiences we run for our youth membership in the Widnes, Runcorn, Frodsham and surrounding villages. This could be anything from the planning stages right through to event break…Find Out More

Trekking & Hilwalking Active Support Unit Members

Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited
Got a passion for Hiking, Hillwalking, Trekking or Expeditions? What to share your passion for the outdoors and help get young people to enjoy the outdoors? Willing to mentor and pass on your skills to others? You do not need to have any previous Scouting experience nor will you be asked to become an Adult…Find Out More

Target Sports Active Support Unit Members

Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited
Got a passion for Archery, Air Rifle Shooting, Axe Throwing or Catapults? Willing to volunteer a couple of hours periodically, in an evening or a weekend, to pass on your shooting skills to others or help run a target sports event for our youth members along wit other ASU members? The Target Sports ASU is responsible…Find Out More

Technology Active Support Unit Members

Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited
Got an interest in technology and want to use your skills to, for example: help the development of young people through use of technology, e.g. 3D printing; website development; internet safety; Drone (DJI Phantom 3) flying ; Coding (e.g. Sphero programming); help administer some of our back office systems (MS Exchange, SharePoint, WordPress, Woocommerce, Slack)?…Find Out More

District Network Scout Commissioner

Open Volunteer Spots: 1
The role holder proactively encourages and enables Scout Network members (aged 18-25) to shape and participate in the Scout Network programme, including supporting the forming of teams from Network Members to take part in activities and projects in which they have a shared interest. Encourage members of the Scout Network to undertake awards, particularly including…Find Out More

Water Activities ASU Manager

Open Volunteer Spots: 1
By submitting your information, using the form below, you are consenting to the storage and handling of your data by Mersey Weaver District Scout Council for the purposes related to becoming an adult volunteer in The Scout Association.…Find Out More