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18th June 2018

Could you be our next Chief Commissioner of Wales?

With our current Chief Commissioner, Gareth Watson, coming to the end of his term in January 2019, we are now looking for a suitable successor.

The successful candidate will be excellent communicator, with the ability to form strong and effective relationships with key stakeholders. You will also have an empathy and understanding of leading and motivating volunteers.

15th June 2018
New Grant Fund - Now Open

ScoutsCymru is pleased to announce the launch of a new Grant Fund for local Scouting across Wales.

The fund is designed to support local Groups, Districts and Areas to enchance the opportunities that our members have to develop Skills for Life.

1st June 2018
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New Area Commissioner – Cardiff and Vale

I am delighted to announce the appointment of Julian Jordan as Area Commissioner for Cardiff & Vale. He will be starting the role on the 1st July 2018.

Julian has done a brilliant job as District Commissioner in Penarth and District since 2010 and I'm excited wait to see what he will bring to Cardiff & Vale as an Area Commissioner.

16th May 2018

We are delighted to announce ScoutsCymru Celebration of Scouting Awards ceremony will be taking place on Saturday 6th October at the Metropole Hotel, Llandrindod Wells.

21st March 2018

HELP US AIM HIGH

We are seeking to appoint a persons(s) to be the Area Commissioner for Cardiff and Vale who has the passion, vision and energy to lead, enthuse and inspire others.

As the Area Commissioner you would be responsible for leading the Scout Area ensuring that we provide good quality Scouting for young people, and taking us forward into the future as a growing organisation relevant to young people and adults alike. You would be capable of providing strategic direction, working with people of all ages and enabling change.

20th February 2018

WIN THE CHANCE TO TAKE PART IN A FIN-TASTIC NEW BADGE!

We are thrilled to announce we have teamed up with Tetra, experts in fishkeeping, to offer you the chance to take part in an exciting new piece of activity where you’ll be able to delve into the fascinating underwater world and make fishy friends in order to achieve the limited-edition Tetra Fishkeeping Badge.

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2nd February 2018

Scouting in Wales is growing...

Would you like to make a real difference? We are looking for individuals to grow our Community Impact programme.

The development of Scouting for young people through a challenging quality programme is the best way of growing our Movement.  We want you to be part of this team and to make a real difference.

If you are self-motivated, organised, have a passion to see Scouting in Wales realise its full potential and want to be part of a team making a difference, then we want to hear from you.

2nd February 2018

HELP US AIM HIGH

We are seeking to appoint a persons(s) to be the Area Commissioner for Ceredigion who has the passion, vision and energy to lead, enthuse and inspire others.

As the Area Commissioner you would be responsible for leading the Scout Area ensuring that we provide good quality Scouting for young people, and taking us forward into the future as a growing organisation relevant to young people and adults alike. You would be capable of providing strategic direction, working with people of all ages and enabling change.

23rd January 2018

Relaunch of Welsh Beaver Scout Award and Welsh Cub Scout Award

Launch of Welsh Scout Award

During 2018 we will be relaunching the Welsh Beaver Scout and Welsh Cub Scout Awards and also adding a Welsh Scout Award.

These Awards are part of our programme to help us celebrate our Welsh heritage and the place we live.

23rd January 2018

ScoutsCymru & Welsh Rugby Union Partnership

 

We are pleased to announce an exciting opportunity to develop skills in coaching and organising Tag Rugby tournaments through a new Partnership with the WRU during 2018.

Those attending will complete the WRU’s Rugby Leaders Award course, which will provide you with the training and skills to, as a team, provide a Tag Rugby Festival.

We are hoping to offer this festival as an activity, as part of the 2018 All Wales Scout Camp in June.