District Team

District Commissioner

Dave Reid

Has overall responsibility for the District.. It is his role to ensure the district runs effectively and that Scouting develops in accordance with the rules and policies of The Scout Association so that young people can benefit from good quality scouting.

Deputy District Commissioner, Membership

Liz Welch

Supports the District Commissioner and deals with membership enquires across the District.

Deputy District Commissioner, Group Support

Ian Welch

Supports the District Commissioner and provides groups with support and direction where needed.

District Chair

Tony Waring

The District Chair leads the Executive Committee which supports the District Commissioner in carrying out their role. The District Executive Committee shapes our decisions, approves our strategy and monitors our performance. It is the role of the exec to ensure good governance and that the district has the resources it needs to operate.

District Treasurer

James Chandler

The District Treasurer works with the other members of the District Executive Committee to keep all our finances in check and prepare the end of year reports.

Assistant District Commissioner, Inclusion

Octavia Goodge

The ADC Inclusion works with the Groups around the District to provide support and guidance on how they can be fully inclusive.

Assistant District Commissioner, Beavers

Sam Moore

The ADC Beavers provides guidance/support to our Beaver section leaders. They also help the section to enjoy a full and balanced programme,

Assistant District Commissioner, Cubs

Bill Miller

The ADC Cubs provides guidance/support to our Cub section leaders. They also help the section to enjoy a full and balanced programme

Assistant District Commissioner, Scouts

Jason King

The ADC Scouts provides guidance/support to our Scout section leaders. They also help the section to enjoy a full and balanced programme

District Explorer Scout Commissioner

Duncan Adkinson

The District Explorer Scout Commissioner, manages and provides guidance/support to our Explorer section which caters for the 14 – 18 year old age range, The role also ensures that the sections operate effectively, enjoy a full and balanced programme, encourages collaboration and that the rules and polices of the association are followed.

DofE Coordinator

Vacant

Role Description

District Scout Shop Manager

Roz Tarman

Manages our Scout shop based in Stanway

District Web Administrator

Anthony Goodge

Looks after and updates the site as needed

Our Current Volunteer needs

Group Scout Leaders

Where: Colchester North, Colchester, Essex Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

We have vacancies for Group Scout Leaders across the District. Details of the role can be found below Outline Group Scout Leaders inspire, motivate and plan ahead. They enjoy working…Find Out More

Various Leader Roles

Where: Colchester North District, Colchester, Essex Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Some of our groups are looking for new leaders to join their teams; let us know your area and we can match you up with the closest group…Find Out More

DofE Coordinator

Where: Colchester North District, Colchester, Essex Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

coordinates the Duke of Edinburgh scheme…Find Out More