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Communications Functional Team — Volunteer Opportunities

Join our NEW team of Communications volunteers!

Do you want to celebrate local Groups by showcasing their stories? Are you excited to empower Group Commissioners with accessible and engaging information needed to run healthy Groups?

Our new Communications Functional Team is looking to recruit an all-star volunteer crew with professional experience or a knack for editorial, writing, web development, graphic design, translation and more.

The Communications Functional Team will operate as a centralized functional group of virtual specialists within a wider network of subject matter experts across Canada, ready to provide our membership with relevant, up to date resources and support. This new approach will offer enhanced, standardized and consistent support to volunteers, Groups and Councils.

Are you passionate about multimedia relations, including communications and creative services? On the Communications Functional Team, you can apply your skills in a fun and inclusive environment, helping us to continually develop well-rounded youth who are better prepared for success in the world.

Join an innovative team of Scouts Canada staff and volunteers, enhance your professional development and connect with bright peers across the country!

Discover NEW volunteer opportunities in: Internal & External Communications, Creative Services, Recruitment Campaign and Translation Network.

Wanted Immediately – Translation Network Commissioner

Contact Virginie Faubert, Social Media & Translation Coordinator – with your Full Name, Council (if you are a Scouts Canada member), Phone, Email and tell us why you are interested in this role, what professional experience you bring to this role, and why you would excel at it.

Translation Network Role Descriptions

Internal Communications

Join the engine that runs our internal communications, including e-comms, copy for printed and digital materials, social media discussion moderating and more!

Point of contact: 
Brian Peebles:

External Communications

Support external communications, including copy development related to partnership projects, working with contractors including public relations, major events communications and social media channels!

Point of contact: 
Virginie Faubert:

Creative Services

Show your creative flare and contribute to the production of printed and digital materials, and brand implementation. Seeking photographers, videographers, graphic designers, web developers and more! 

Point of contact: 
Wayne Morrison:

Recruitment Campaign

Support membership growth by helping with geo-targeting strategy implementation, working with organic influencers, empowering Groups with local recruitment engagement tactics through our Brand Centre and more!

Point of contact: 
Ella Misfeldt:

Translation Network

Help us improve access to program materials by contributing to our translation efforts, further engaging Scouting communities across Canada.

Point of contact: 
Virginie Faubert:

To Apply, send the point of contact your:

  • Full Name
  • Council (If you are a Scouts Canada member)
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Role Applied for
  • Tell us why you are interested in this role, what skills, qualifications or professional experience you bring to this role, and why you would excel at it.