Senior Patrol Leader

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==Position description==
The '''Senior Patrol Leader''' is the youth head of the [[troop]]. All other youth positions report to him, directly or indirectly. He is elected by the troop's youth members as a whole, usually to serve a 6- or 12-month term.
The '''Senior Patrol Leader''' is the youth head of the [[troop]]. All other youth positions report to him, directly or indirectly. He is elected by the troop's youth members as a whole, usually to serve a 6- or 12-month term.
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==Reports to==
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[[Scoutmaster]]
==Responsibilities==
==Responsibilities==
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*Assists the Scoutmaster with junior leader training.
*Assists the Scoutmaster with junior leader training.
*Sets a good example.
*Sets a good example.
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*Enthusiastically wears the Scout uniform correctly.
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*Enthusiastically and correctly wears the Scout uniform.
*Lives by the [[Scout Oath]] and [[Scout Law|Law]].
*Lives by the [[Scout Oath]] and [[Scout Law|Law]].
*Shows Scout spirit.
*Shows Scout spirit.
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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}}
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[[Category:Youth positions]]

Revision as of 16:09, May 7, 2008

Senior Patrol Leader
Selection:Elected
Selected by:Youth troop members
Reports to:Scoutmaster

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Position description

The Senior Patrol Leader is the youth head of the troop. All other youth positions report to him, directly or indirectly. He is elected by the troop's youth members as a whole, usually to serve a 6- or 12-month term.

Reports to

Scoutmaster

Responsibilities

  • Runs all troop meetings, events, activities, and the annual program planning conference.
  • Runs the Patrol Leaders' Council (PLC) meetings.
  • Appoints other troop junior leaders with the advice and counsel of the Scoutmaster.
  • Assigns duties and responsibilities to junior leaders.
  • Assists the Scoutmaster with junior leader training.
  • Sets a good example.
  • Enthusiastically and correctly wears the Scout uniform.
  • Lives by the Scout Oath and Law.
  • Shows Scout spirit.

See also

References


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