ACC (Young Leaders)


Passionate About  the Young Leader Scheme?

Durham Scouts are looking to appoint an additional Assistant County Commissioner (Young Leaders) in a role share with the current ACC (YL). This is due to the current ACC(YL) Iain Wood undertaking additional work commitments and is designed to provide flexibility to allow the role to be shared with a second (and possibly third) person is who also passionate about the continued success of the young leader scheme in the county.

Who Are We?

Durham County Scouts is a Scout County operating in the North-East Region of England with over 650 Explorer Scouts and Young Leaders in 50 Explorer Scout Units and in District Young Leader Units.

We operate in 14 Scout Districts across County Durham, Gateshead, South Tyneside, Sunderland and Darlington.

Who Are You?

We’re looking for Assistant County Commissioner (Young Leader) candidates who are:

  • Familiar with the Young Leader training scheme
  • Experienced in training
  • Passionate about supporting our Young Leaders


Full induction and support in the role will be provided.

  • The ACC(YL) will be line managed and supported by the County Commissioner, David Stokes, who is a former ACC(ES)

Find Out More?

Download the vacancy pack which provides more information on this role or contact County Commissioner David Stokes for a 'no obligation' discussion

ACC (YL) Vacancy Pack


Note that applications close on 9th March 2018