4 Where to StartScout leadership sets the example for others. To complete advancement requirements, you must meet the standards described below. Failure to meet these standards may result in removal from office.
5 General Leadership Responsibilities Training: You must attend the troop Scout Leader Training even if you have attended in the past.Attendance: Set the example by being on-time for meetings and activities. You are expected to attend 75% of all troop meetings, Scout Leadership Team meetings, outings, and service projects. You must tell the SPL and Scoutmaster if you are not going to be at a meeting or if you suddenly have to miss an outing.Uniform: Set the example by wearing your uniform correctly. This means that you wear all of the parts of the troop uniform, shirttail tucked in, with all required badges in their correct locations.Behavior: Set the example by living the Scout Oath and Law in your everyday life. Show Scout Spirit in everything you say and do.
6 Position Specific Responsibilities Senior Patrol LeaderAssists the Scoutmaster in conducting troop leadership trainingPresides over the monthly patrol leaders’ councilResponsible for planning troop meetingsResponsible for making arrangements for troop activitiesResponsible for annual program planning conferences
7 Position Specific Qualifications Senior Patrol LeaderQUALIFICATIONSAge: 14 or olderRank: 1st Class or higherExperience: Previous service in a Leadership positionAttendance: 75% over previous 6 months
8 My Recommended Positions SPLQuartermasterScribeChaplain AideBuglerOrder of the Arrow Representative
9 QuartermasterResponsible for coordinating the Game at the weekly meetingsUse equipment lists collected from patrol leaders to compile a master equipment list for outingsInventory equipment at the start of outings to ensure completenessInventory equipment at the end of outings to assist in loss preventionRecommend changes to the troop supply store.(at least one per term)
10 ScribeRecords Troop Meeting plans made at Scout Leadership Team meetingsRecords individual Scout attendance/uniform results and provides the log to the Scoutmaster each monthRecords dues payments and provides to the Troop Treasurer
11 Chaplain Aide Highlights Duty to God Requirements Leads Troop Prayers at meetings, COHs and other venuesMakes a Religious Emblem Presentation during the termYouth coordinator for Scout Sabbath/Sunday and 12 Point Bike RidesLiaison for all religious emblem recognition ceremonies
12 Bugler Highlights Duty to Country Requirements Supervises flag storage and preparationResponsible for the Opening and Closing CeremoniesTeaches flag ceremony and flag etiquetteMonthly inspects troop flags for serviceability and cleanlinessCollects and ensures preparation of unserviceable flags for retirement
13 Order of the Arrow Representative Highlights Service ProjectsResponsible for coordinating Troop service projects (minimum Three per term)Record adult and scout service hours into the national Journey to Excellence service project websiteLiaison between OA lodge and the troop attending 75% of OA Meetings and Events.Encourages Arrowmen to seal their membership in the Order by becoming Brotherhood members.
14 Positions Only As Needed Assistant Senior Patrol LeaderPatrol LeaderAssistant Patrol leaderTroop GuideInstructorHistorianLibrarianDen ChiefJunior Assistant ScoutmasterLeave No Trace Trainer
15 Scoutmaster-assigned leadership project Training = 06 Meeting hours 6x4 = 24 Planning Meetings = 06 Non Eagle Service Projects = 08 Outing Hours 6X6 = hours
16 Scoutmaster-assigned leadership project Webelos Woods12 points Bike RideCamporee Preparation/StaffPopcorn SalesNYLT StaffRecruiting OutingsTrail to First Class ActivityMerit Badge ActivityHoliday EventsFundraising Events
17 Acknowledgment of Receipt I acknowledge that I have read the Senior Patrol Leader requirements and agree to abide by them during my tenure. As I appoint other troop leaders. I will choose leaders who are able, not just friends or other popular Scouts. I will give this position my best effort.SignatureDate