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The '''Crew Guide''' serves as an individual mentor for new Venturers, assisting in their understanding of the Venturing program and participation in [[crew]] activities.
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The '''Crew Guide''' is a special crew officer that serves as an individual mentor for new Venturers, assisting in their understanding of the Venturing program and participation in [[crew]] activities.
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== Responsibilities ==
== Responsibilities ==
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<!-- * Introduces new Venturers to [[crew]] operations.
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* Serves as an individual mentor for new Venturers, assisting in their understanding of the Venturing program and participation in crew activities.
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* Helps new Scouts earn [[First Class]] rank in their first year.
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* Teaches the basic skills of the Venturing crew.
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* Teaches basic Scout skills.
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* Counsels individuals Venturers on Venturing challenges.
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* Coaches the patrol leader of the new-Scout patrol on his duties.
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* Works with the patrol leader at patrol leaders’ council meetings.
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* Attends [[Patrol Leaders' Council|patrol leaders’ council]] meetings with the [[Patrol Leader|patrol leader]] of the new-Scout patrol.
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* Assists the [[assistant Scoutmaster]] with training.
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* Counsels individuals Scouts on Scouting challenges.
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* Sets a good example.
* Sets a good example.
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* Enthusiastically and [[uniform|correctly wears the Scout uniform]] (all four parts).
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* Wears the uniform appropriate to the Venturing crew.
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* Lives by the [[Scout Oath]] and [[Scout Law|Law]].
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* Learns and lives by the [[Venturing Oath]] and the [[Venturing Code]].
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* Approaches Venturing in the spirit of fun, and seeks to reflect this spirit in the individual mentoring of new Venturers.
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'''As a special crew officer:'''
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* Fosters and develops an environment within the crew that has a true sense of community, that encourages growth and responsibility to one another.
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* Works in a spirit of partnership with the [[Crew Advisor]].
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* Assists in developing a program of activities for the crew help carry them out.
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* Upholds the standards and policies of the chartered organization and the Boy Scouts of America.
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* Ensures that activities are conducted within BSA safety guidelines and requirements.
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* Cultivates the capacity to enjoy life - have fun and explore while leading.
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==Notes==
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#The Crew Code and Bylaws of the Venturing crew may stipulate that this position is elected by the crew, is appointed by the Advisor or President, or some combination of these selection methods.
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#The Crew Code and Bylaws of the Venturing crew may allow for multiple Crew Guides.
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#To apply Crew Guide as an Eagle position of responsibility, the Venturer must have earned [[Life Rank]] after January 1, 2007.
==Equivalents==
==Equivalents==
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== See also ==
== See also ==
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{{Venturing portal}}
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* [[Positions of Responsibility]]
* [[Positions of Responsibility]]
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* [[Venturing Gold Award]]
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* [[Venturing Silver Award]]
* [[Star Rank]]
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==References==
==References==
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{{Positions of Responsibility Venturing navbox}}
[[Category:Youth positions]]
[[Category:Youth positions]]
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[[Category:Venturers]]

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Serving as Crew Guide can apply towards Positions of Responsibility requirements for Star, Life, and Eagle.


Crew Guide
Selection:Appointed (usually)
Selected by:Crew President or
Crew Advisor
Reports to:Crew President

The Crew Guide is a special crew officer that serves as an individual mentor for new Venturers, assisting in their understanding of the Venturing program and participation in crew activities.


Contents

Reports to


Responsibilities

  • Serves as an individual mentor for new Venturers, assisting in their understanding of the Venturing program and participation in crew activities.
  • Teaches the basic skills of the Venturing crew.
  • Counsels individuals Venturers on Venturing challenges.
  • Sets a good example.
  • Wears the uniform appropriate to the Venturing crew.
  • Learns and lives by the Venturing Oath and the Venturing Code.
  • Approaches Venturing in the spirit of fun, and seeks to reflect this spirit in the individual mentoring of new Venturers.

As a special crew officer:

  • Fosters and develops an environment within the crew that has a true sense of community, that encourages growth and responsibility to one another.
  • Works in a spirit of partnership with the Crew Advisor.
  • Assists in developing a program of activities for the crew help carry them out.
  • Upholds the standards and policies of the chartered organization and the Boy Scouts of America.
  • Ensures that activities are conducted within BSA safety guidelines and requirements.
  • Cultivates the capacity to enjoy life - have fun and explore while leading.

Notes

  1. The Crew Code and Bylaws of the Venturing crew may stipulate that this position is elected by the crew, is appointed by the Advisor or President, or some combination of these selection methods.
  2. The Crew Code and Bylaws of the Venturing crew may allow for multiple Crew Guides.
  3. To apply Crew Guide as an Eagle position of responsibility, the Venturer must have earned Life Rank after January 1, 2007.

Equivalents

The Crew Guide is the youth guide leader in its unit. Other youth guide leaders are:

See also

Venturing portal

References

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