Glenny Wood Scout Campsite

Fabulous Volunteering opportunities

Glenny Wood is a popular and successful campsite and we are now looking to expand the team, to further develop and improve the campsite and even out volunteer team members work loads.

We are looking to recruit volunteers both from scouting and the community to help run and maintain a site 

We encourage applications from those interested in these roles, be you a member of the Scout Association or wider community. Enthusiasm and willingness to get involved is all we ask.......

Volunteer - Glenny Wood Site team members

Do you enjoy the outdoors, a challenge, physical activity

and not afraid to get your hands dirty and stuck into a job..... then why not volunteer at Glenny Wood in our site team. 

We are looking for keen, willing helpers to join us and to work as part of the team. So come and help us out for the time that suits you. 1day a week / month etc.... 


Key team responsibilities

  • Site maintenance both planned and adhoc, (Grass cutting, strimming, repairs, etc...). 
  • Site development activities, such as introducing new and exciting activities.
  • Maintaining our equipment, including our Tractors and mowers.


So we are looking for you if you can be practical and fexible in approach, working in a team


These are flexible volunteering roles which would suit someone on shift working, at University or College or has days off during the week, or for those retired.


Volunteer role to run the Souvenir Shop


We operate a small souvenir shop on site and via the website. We are looking for someone to take this on, to encourage and support our site users wishing to purchase souvenirs.

The shop is open upon request currently so you get to meet those on site as well as on-line requests via the website.

Key responsibilities

  • To maintain the shop stock levels
  • To ensure all requests are promptly dealt with
  • To encourage site users to use the shop
  • Ensure prompt payment of goods purchased
  • Chase those who have not paid to time


So we are looking for you if you can be practical and fexible in approach.

This is a flexible volunteering role