Volunteering for Scouting is one of the most fun, rewarding and positive things you can ever do.
You can give as much or a little time you like and we will match opportunities that fit your skills and
time available. If you would like to have fun and make friends, earn professional qualifications and
make a real difference to the lives of young people please contact us below.
You can volunteer with us from 14 and upwards as part of your Duke of Edinburgh Award or you can volunteer as an adult from
18 and up. Whichever way you volunteer you can help young people gain skills for life.
Helping young people of Bilsthorpe and surrounding villages be #betterprepared for a brighter future! Join the adventure... #skillsforlife
Scouting in the UK is organised through The Scout Association. It exists to actively engage and support young people in their personal development, empowering them to make a positive contribution to society. With over 534,000 members in the UK, Scouting is the largest mixed youth organisation in the country.
There are a number of benefits you can gain from volunteering:
- Spending time with your child - Learning new skills - Contributing to your community - Use of our kit (e.g. tents, hula hoops, games equipment) - Discounts in high Street stores - Opportunity to travel across the UK and worldwide - An adult training programme useful to enhance your CV
You can help as often or as little as you want to fit your lifestyle. There are many options to suit you. Some of the potential options are below: