Assistant Senior Patrol Leader

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The '''Assistant Senior Patrol Leader''' directly assists the [[Senior Patrol Leader]]. Troop leadership positions, such as the [[Scribe]] and [[Instructor]]s (but not [[Patrol Leader]]s) report directly to him at [[Patrol Leaders' Council]]s. He is appointed by the Senior Patrol Leader under the guidance of the [[Scoutmaster]].
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==Position description==
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The assistant senior patrol leader is the second highest-ranking youth leader in the troop. He is appointed by the [[Senior Patrol Leader|senior patrol leader]] with the approval of the Scoutmaster. The assistant senior patrol leader acts as the senior patrol leader in the absence of the senior patrol leader or when called upon. He also provides leadership to other youth leaders in the troop. He is appointed by the Senior Patrol Leader under the guidance of the [[Scoutmaster]].
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==Reports to==
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[[Senior Patrol Leader]]
==Responsibilities==
==Responsibilities==
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* Help with leading meetings and activities as called upon by the Senior Patrol Leader.
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* Helps the [[Senior Patrol Leader|senior patrol leader]] lead meetings and activities.
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* Take over troop leadership in the absence of the Senior Patrol Leader.
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* Runs the [[troop]] in the absence of the senior patrol leader.
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* Supervise the troop leadership positions, and be prepared to perform the duties of those offices on a temporary basis if needed.
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* Helps train and supervise the troop [[Scribe|scribe]], [[Quartermaster|quartermaster]], [[Instructor|instructor]], [[Librarian|librarian]], [[Historian|historian]], and [[Chaplain Aide|chaplain's aide]].
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* Perform tasks assigned by the Senior Patrol Leader.
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* Serves as a member of the patrol leaders' council.
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* Assist in the training of younger scouts along with the Troop Guide and Instructors.
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* Sets a good example.
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* Regularly attends troop meetings, troop campouts, and troop events during his service period.
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* Enthusiastically and correctly wears the Scout uniform.
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* Provide a role model to the troop of cheerful service and an example of following the principles of scouting.
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* Enthusiastically wear the Scout Uniform correctly.
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* Lives by the [[Scout Oath]] and [[Scout Law|Law]]
* Lives by the [[Scout Oath]] and [[Scout Law|Law]]
* Show Scout spirit.
* Show Scout spirit.
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* Lends a hand controlling the patrol and building patrol spirit.
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* Wears the uniform correctly.
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==See also==
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* [[Positions of Responsibility]]
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* [[Star Rank]]
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* [[Life Rank]]
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* [[Eagle Scout Rank]]
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==References==
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* [http://olc.scouting.org/resources/TLT.ppt BSA Troop Leader Training Powerpoint Presentaiton]
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{{Patrol Leaders Council navbox}}
{{Patrol Leaders Council navbox}}
[[Category:Youth positions]]
[[Category:Youth positions]]

Revision as of 14:30, May 7, 2008

Assistant Senior Patrol Leader
Selection:Appointed
Selected by:Senior Patrol Leader
Reports to:Senior Patrol Leader

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Position description

The assistant senior patrol leader is the second highest-ranking youth leader in the troop. He is appointed by the senior patrol leader with the approval of the Scoutmaster. The assistant senior patrol leader acts as the senior patrol leader in the absence of the senior patrol leader or when called upon. He also provides leadership to other youth leaders in the troop. He is appointed by the Senior Patrol Leader under the guidance of the Scoutmaster.

Reports to

Senior Patrol Leader

Responsibilities

  • Helps the senior patrol leader lead meetings and activities.
  • Runs the troop in the absence of the senior patrol leader.
  • Helps train and supervise the troop scribe, quartermaster, instructor, librarian, historian, and chaplain's aide.
  • Serves as a member of the patrol leaders' council.
  • Sets a good example.
  • Enthusiastically and correctly wears the Scout uniform.
  • Lives by the Scout Oath and Law
  • Show Scout spirit.
  • Lends a hand controlling the patrol and building patrol spirit.
  • Wears the uniform correctly.

See also

References


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