Get Ahead: Scouting and Employability is a guide for Explorers and Scout Network members. Whether they are applying for higher education or jobs, competition is higher than ever and it is important to stand out.
This resource will help Explorers and Scout Network members identify a range of skills they have developed through Scouting, and show them how to include them in CVs, application forms and interview answers to gain an advantage.
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Young people can gain a variety of skills and experiences through Scouting and this can be recognised by employers, HE colleagues and universities. UCAS have refernced the Young Leader's Scheme, Queen's Scouts Award, Explorer Belt, Scouts of the World Award and adult Woodbadge as part of their list of Education Information Profiles on their website.