Meet the Teams

The wider Northumberland Scouts team is made up of Commissioners, Managers and advisors who provide leadership alongside specialised support for both youth and adult members of Northumberland Scouts.

Team Northumberland

Team Northumberland is made up of Commissioners who provide leadership and management across the Scouts along with specialised support in areas like programme, adult support and safety.

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees shapes and approves the strategy of Northumberland Scouts and monitors our performance against that strategy.

County Advisors

Northumberland Scouts have a set of Adult Volunteers with a wide skill set to help advise and guide volunteers on different topics.

District Commissioners

To manage and support the Scout District to ensure it runs effectively and that Scouting within the District develops in accordance with the rules and policies of The Scout Association so that that the District provides good quality Scouting for young people and proactively supports and manages adults in the District.

Local Youth Commissioners

Local youth commissioners are a volunteer role held within Districts and Counties across the UK. So that all of our decisions and activities in Scouting are shaped by young people in partnership with adults, LYCs work in partnership with their District or County Commissioner to lead Scouting in their local area.