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Deputy County Commissioner and Senior Leadership Team (Programme)

The County Commissioner is looking to appoint a new Deputy County Commissioner (Programme and Senior Leadership Team) 

Deputy County Commissioner and Senior Leadership Team (Programme)
Role Description

November 2017.

Title: Deputy County Commissioner and SLT (Programme).

Outline: This is an exciting position and highly important in Growing Scouting here in Lincolnshire. A demanding volunteer role that will really make a difference to the quality of scouting. The role requires an effective motivated manager to lead by example, an enthusiastic Programme Team and oversee the International Team. The role is central to leadership, communication, quality, delivery and innovation; within a safe environment. This Senior Management position will require from time to time to deputise for the County Commissioner in conjunction with the other DCC’s.

Responsible to: County Commissioner, Lincolnshire.

Main Contacts: Section ACCs, Programme Team, ACC International and Team. District Commissioners, ADC’s Programme and Sectional Leaders, Group Scout Leaders, Programme and International SASU Managers.

Team:- ACCs for all sections, ACC International, Programme SASU Manager and members, working through DC’s to engage with ADCs,

Appointment requirements: Must successfully complete the appointment process (including acceptable personal enquiries and acceptance of The Scout Association's policies). During the six months of Provisional Appointment the relevant Getting Started modules must be completed. A Wood Badge must be completed within three years of Full Appointment, and ongoing safeguarding and safety training must be undertaken.

Main Tasks
Responsible for the Quality provision of Scout Programmes across all sections and International Programme.
Manage and support the County Programme Team
Oversee International Team
Maintain essential working communications with Assistant County Commissioner (Sections), Assistant County Commissioner (International), District Commissioners, County Commissioner and DCC’s.
Provide information and advice to Leaders and Commissioners on HQ Programme, and changes.
Promote National and County Events
Innovate and promote opportunities for moving on events within the County,
Encourage the empowerment of young people in all aspects of scouting and ensure we are a Youth Shaped County.
Support and encourage the County Youth Forum in partnership with CYC
Grow the adventure offer, working closely with DCC Activities.
Help the Development of the County in conjunction with the Senior Leadership Team
Attend Regional and National meetings and events when requested
Organise and run ACC meetings and ADC meetings where needed.
Play an effective role within the Senior Leadership Team Meetings.
Manage the Programme Budget
Manage the International Budget

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