North Tameside Scouts Appointments (Warrant) Secretary

The role is to look after records of Leaders and Supporters in Scouting on the Scout Compass computer system online, and can be carried out at home as is an admin role. This role would be suitable for an older person or someone who is mainly house bound.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

The tasks are issuing applications and reference forms to new Leaders and carrying out DBS checks (was Criminal Record Check). Collecting the forms back and updating the appointment chair of any outstanding forms, renewals or nearly expired forms. These forms are nearly all done online.

Skill and Qualifications Required:

No qualifications are needed other than basic skills in computing, a computer and internet access plus a DBS would have to be obtained by Scouts.

Areas of Interest: Children, Education, IT, Scouts, Young people
Opportunity suitable for: Long term commitment, Older people, Online, People with restricted mobility
What activities will the volunteer do? Administration, IT, Support Work, Virtual Volunteering
Skills gained in this role: Governance, IT, Managing people, Organising, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? Yes
DBS Check Required: Yes
Opportunity Accessibility: Accessible toilets

About the host organisation

Hosted by: North Tameside District Scout Council (NTDSC)
Organisation Profile: Scouting for anyone from 6 years old till they 'Go Home'
Charity number: 503573