Job Vacancies

A large organisation like Scouts Australia NSW needs many enthusiastic volunteers and dedicated professional employees to keep the Movement going strong.

From professional staff and advisers, to activity centre managers and event contingent leaders, fresh talent is always on demand.

Below are a list of roles, both paid and volunteer, currently available at Scouts NSW:

A number of roles within South Metropolitan Region are now available for an Expression of Interest (EOI).

Any adult member (including Rover Scouts) within Scouts NSW, but most importantly South Metropolitan Region may apply for any of the listed roles. If you are already in a role, we encourage you to complete the EOI process to be considered for reselection. You do not need to have had senior leadership experience in Scouts or have worked your way up through the ranks. It is much more important that you have a positive attitude, care deeply about the opportunities Scouts can bring to young people, and that you are recognised as a great leader of people, who is also a fun, collaborative and communicative team player.

The available roles and position descriptions are available by clicking the headings below. 

Submit your EOI here.

EOI closes promptly at 11.59pm on Thursday, 30 November 2023.

For any questions, please reach out to Region Commissioner South Metropolitan Region, Chris Buggie, via



Deputy Region Commissioner Operations


Program Support

Deputy Region Commissioner Program Support


Camp Sites and Committees

Deputy Region Commissioner Camp Sites and Committees

Our Dragon Skin event team are currently recruiting for the position of Deputy Camp Chief for the 2024 event. 

The purpose of the Dragon Skin Deputy Camp Chief is to learn the management and leadership skills that’s involved in running Dragon Skin through the lens of operations, program, welfare and logistics. You will be required to consult with Scouts NSW stakeholders, assist in managing a team and provide guidance where necessary. Further to this, you will be deputised in all authority and across all details of the event.

View the position description here

To apply, email Applications close 6th December 2023. 

Our Assistant Chief Commissioner – Adventure is currently forming a team to support the successful delivery of adventurous activities throughout Scouts NSW. 

Download the position descriptions below then submit your expression of interest by November 30 2023.

Apply by submitting an application here. Applications close 8pm Thursday 30th November. 

Our Assistant Chief Commissioner – Events is currently forming a team to support the successful delivery of major events throughout Scouts NSW. 

Download the position descriptions below then click the link to submit your expression of interest.


Apply here!

We are looking for people with an interest in providing an integrated service that will support the life cycle of our members in the areas of wellness, capability, and confidence.

The People Team portfolio consists of Adults In Scouting & Training, Vocational Education & Training, Safeguarding, Inclusion, Human Relations, Fellowship, and Member Welfare.    

The Assistant Chief Commissioner (People) is currently seeking suitable candidates to complete the People Team appointments of;

Each appointment has an important strategic and operational role in the overall People portfolio responsible for providing education and training, guidance, support networks, advocacy, and practical assistance to all members whether they are involved as youth members, adults in the delivery of the Youth Program or adults who support the delivery the Youth Program across the Branch.

Interested candidates are encouraged to download the role description (by clicking the link/s above) and submit a completed Expression of Interest form no later than 7.00pm, Wednesday, 13 December 2023.

Apply here!

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