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BSA TROOP 457

PINECREST, FLORIDA
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SCOUTMASTER

INSIGNIA

Worn on the left sleeve centered below and touching unit numerals.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Scoutmaster is responsible for working directly with the Scouts to help them create the program for the troop. The Scoutmaster trains boy leaders to run the troop by providing direction, coaching, and support.

DUTIES

  • Trains and guides youth leaders.
  • Works with other responsible adults to bring Scouting to boys.
  • Uses the methods of Scouting to achieve the aims of Scouting.
  • Meets regularly with the Patrol Leaders' Council (PLC) for training and coordination in planning troop activities.
  • Attends all troop meetings or, when necessary, arranges for a qualified adult substitute.
  • Attends troop committee meetings.
  • Conducts periodic parents' sessions to share the program and encourages parent participation and cooperation.
  • Takes part in annual membership inventory and uniform inspection, charter review meeting, and charter presentation.
  • Conducts Scoutmaster conferences for all rank advancements.
  • Provides a systematic recruiting plan for new members and sees that they are promptly registered.
  • Delegates responsibility to other adults and groups (assistants, troop committee) so that they have a real part in troop operations.
  • Supervises troop elections for the Order of the Arrow.
  • Makes it possible for each Scout to experience at least 10 days/nights of camping each year.
  • Participates in council and district events.
  • Builds a strong program by using proven methods presented in Scouting literature.
  • Conducts all activities under qualified leadership, safe conditions, and the policies of the chartered organization and the Boy Scouts of America.

RESOURCES

The Scoutmaster Minute Scoutmaster

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