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{{Info|Serving as [[{{PAGENAME}}]] can apply towards [[Positions of Responsibility]] requirements for [[Star Rank|Star]], [[Life Rank|Life]], and [[Eagle Scout Rank|Eagle]].}}
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[[Image:Varsity-team.gif|thumb|Typical Varsity Scout team organization chart (click to zoom)]]
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==Position description==
==Position description==
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A Program Manager is an appointed leader of program activities in his team. He works with an adult [[Program Advisor]] to plan and perform primary leadership for team practice sessions and events in one of the five fields of emphasis: Advancement, high adventure/sports, personal development, service, and special programs and events. He usually serves a 6- or 12-month term.
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A Program Manager is an appointed leader of program activities in his team. He works with an adult [[Program Advisor]] to plan and perform primary leadership for team practice sessions and events in one of the five fields of emphasis: Advancement, high-adventure/sports, personal development, service, and special programs and events. He usually serves a 6- or 12-month term.
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==Purpose==
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The original aims and purposes of Scouting outlined by Lord Baden Powell were to teach boys and young men spirituality, self-reliance, service, leadership skills, emergency preparedness, and conservation of natural resources. The program manager's greatest challenge is to see that every Varsity Scout is involved and each field of emphasis.
==Reports to==
==Reports to==
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==Five fields of emphasis program managers==
==Five fields of emphasis program managers==
* [[Advancement Program Manager]]
* [[Advancement Program Manager]]
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* [[High Adventure/sports Program Manager]]
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* [[High-Adventure/Sports Program Manager]] <!-- The Varsity Scout Guidebook 2000 ed. spells "High-Adventure/Sports" with a dash between high and adventure. Please respect this authorized spelling.-->
* [[Personal Development Program Manager]]
* [[Personal Development Program Manager]]
* [[Service Program Manager]]
* [[Service Program Manager]]
* [[Special Programs and Events Program Manager]]
* [[Special Programs and Events Program Manager]]
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==Equivalents==
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{{Youth special program Leader Equivalents}}
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== Program helps ==
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===Annual planning===
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*[[Media:Varsity_annual_plan_provo.pdf|Varsity Annual Planner]] [[Image:Pdficon small.gif]] (25K PDF) Modified, Utah National Parks Council, Provo District (2001).
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*[[Media:Varsity_activity_plan_chart_bsa.pdf|Annual Varsity Scout Team Planning Chart]] [[Image:Pdficon small.gif]] (25K PDF) BSA 2003.
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===Event and ultimate adventure planning===
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*[[Media:Varsity_activity_plan_ws_bsa.pdf|Varsity Scout Team Activity Planning Worksheet]] [[Image:Pdficon small.gif]] (25K PDF) BSA 2003.
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*[[Media:Varsity_activity_plan_ws_336.pdf|Varsity Scout Team Activity Planning Worksheet]] [[Image:Pdficon small.gif]] (33K PDF) Modified, Team 336 Omaha, NE (6/06).
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*[[Media:Varsity_activity_plan_ws_provo.pdf|Varsity Scout Team Activity Planning Worksheet]] [[Image:Pdficon small.gif]] (8K PDF) Modified, Utah National Parks Council, Provo District (2001).
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*[[Media:Varsity_trip_plan_bsa.pdf|Varsity Scout Sample Trip Plan]] [[Image:Pdficon small.gif]] (29K PDF) BSA 2003.
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*[[Media:Varsity_ultimate_advent_plan_check_bsa.pdf|Ultimate Adventure Planning Checklist]] [[Image:Pdficon small.gif]] (33K PDF) BSA 2003.
== See also ==
== See also ==
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* [[Positions of Responsibility]]
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* [[Team]]
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* [[Denali Award]]
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[[Category:Youth positions]]
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[[Category:Varsity Scouts]]
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Serving as Program Manager can apply towards Positions of Responsibility requirements for Star, Life, and Eagle.
Program Manager
Selection:Appointed
Selected by:Captain
Reports to:Captain

A Program Manager is a special program youth leader in the Varsity Scout team. Plans and is primary leader for practice sessions and event activities within the team.

Typical Varsity Scout team organization chart (click to zoom)
Typical Varsity Scout team organization chart (click to zoom)

Contents

Position description

A Program Manager is an appointed leader of program activities in his team. He works with an adult Program Advisor to plan and perform primary leadership for team practice sessions and events in one of the five fields of emphasis: Advancement, high-adventure/sports, personal development, service, and special programs and events. He usually serves a 6- or 12-month term.

Purpose

The original aims and purposes of Scouting outlined by Lord Baden Powell were to teach boys and young men spirituality, self-reliance, service, leadership skills, emergency preparedness, and conservation of natural resources. The program manager's greatest challenge is to see that every Varsity Scout is involved and each field of emphasis.

Reports to

Five fields of emphasis program managers

Equivalents

The Program Manager is a youth special program leader in its unit. Other youth program leaders are:

Program helps

Annual planning

Event and ultimate adventure planning

See also

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