Explorer & Ranger experience support




Responsible to: Head of Explorer and Ranger experience
Responsible for: Support the day to day  running Explorer/ Ranger only area, supporting the Head of Explorer & Ranger experience with the delivery of activities within the  Explorer/ Ranger only area
Works with:
  • Head of Explorer and Ranger Experience
  • Explorers
  • Rangers
Role purpose and scale:
  • To be an active team member of the Explorer & Ranger experience team
  • To be able to work with small and large groups of participants
  • To assist with making sure events are run to the safety and safeguarding standards of both Scouting and Guiding
Key activities of the role:
  • Assist with the delivery on the Explorer Ranger experience events for the duration of WINGS2020
  • Setting up activities during the week within the Explorer/ Ranger only area
  • Monitoring the Explorer/ Ranger only area in regards to who has access to the area (not allowing entry to scouts of guides)
  • To get involved with activities to encourage participation from Explorers and Rangers.
Time Commitment
  • Be available for the duration of WINGS 2020 event
  • Ideally be available for a few days either side of the WINGS 2020 event to assist with packing up of the Explorer and Ranger experience area
Role requirements By accepting this role:

  • You will be required to become a member of WAGGGS or WOSM if not already.
  • You will be required to hold a current DBS Disclosure through either Girlguiding or The Scout Association.
  • You will be required to hold a county appointment in one of Girlguiding Royal Berkshire or Berkshire Scouts.

The appointee must:

  • accept the values of Scouting and Guiding
  • agree not to promote any beliefs, behaviors or practices that are not compatible with the values of Scouting or Guiding
  • agree to work within the policies and rules of both Associations
  • have not been convicted of any other offence(s) or subject to disciplinary proceedings relevant to this role
Person specification To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate a number of the following competencies:

  • To be able to work effectively as part of the Explorer & Ranger experience team to deliver a high level quality experience for Explorers and Rangers.
  • To be able to work on your own Initiative to engage and encourage participation of Explorers and Rangers.
  • Have exspirance with working/ volterrning with Explorers and Rangers age range.
Benefits of getting involved There are many benefits of getting involved in WINGS 2020 as a volunteer.  These will vary from volunteer to volunteer but might include:

  • Looks great on your CV
  • Develop your own skills and gain valuable experience
  • A great way to support Guiding and Scouting and make a difference to the young people who are attending
  • Meet new people and make new friends from around the world
Application and appointment This information is provided at www.wings2020.org.uk


An online application form is available at www.wings2020.org.uk.


For further information email [email protected]