Since 2015, The Singapore Scout Association has been supporting requests by the President’s Office to invite volunteers to serve as Guest Ambassadors for Istana Open Houses. The next Istana Open House will be on Monday. 1 May 2023, Labour Day-Hari Raya (combined).
Schedule of duty:
Morning shift: 7:30am to 1.00pm (report at 7.15am for uniform inspection)
Afternoon shift: 12.30pm to 6.00pm (report at 12.15pm for uniform inspection)
Members who are selected are to report in front of Plaza Singapura (nearest MRT station is Dhoby Ghaut) in full Scout uniform and headgear. Uniform check will be conducted before the commencement of duty. Those who are deem inappropriately attired will be requested to stand down from their duty.
Due to limited slots available, the first 20 members who registered will be allocated their preferred shift. Those who are not part of the first 20 will be placed on a waiting list. An online briefing will be conducted on Thursday, 27 April 2023 at 7.00pm via Zoom. Attendance is compulsory as duty allocation and details will be shared during the briefing.
You are encouraged to register your Scouts and Adults via the MSDS Adult Training portal: https://intranet8.scout.org.sg by Friday 14 April 2023.