County Youth Commissioner

We are now in a position to appoint a brand new County Youth Commissioner. As a member of the Senior Leadership Team of Northumberland Scouts you will work alongside the County Commissioner and County Team to ensure that young people aged from 6-25 are engaged and involved in every decision that shapes their scouting experience locally and to empower young people to shape their ideas and have a meaningful voice. Also to work with and support Local Youth Commissioners within Northumberland Scouts.

Izzy Neri said “The time has come for me to pass on the baton as Northumberland Scouts County Youth Commissioner. My studies have taken priority and I look forward to see what the new County Youth Commissioner and their team will get up to!”

Assistant County Commissioner (Activities)

Northumberland Scouts are also in the position to advertise the role of Assistant County Commissioner (Activities). We are looking for an individual / team to work in partnership with the County Commissioner and County Team along with leaders within Northumberland Scouts to support the safe provision of activities as Assistant County Commissioner (Activities).

Some of the main tasks include:

  • Working alongside Assistant County Commissioners (Sections), District Commissioners and the wider County Team
  • Innovate and promote new activities within Northumberland Scouts
  • Encourage the empowerment’s of young people in activities

A full role description is available on request

Interested applicants are invited to get in touch for further information or to apply. 

Please email Michael Wood-Williams ( by Saturday 1st August 2020.