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==Position Description==
==Position Description==
The Scoutmaster is the adult responsible for working directly with the Scouts to help them create the program for the troop. The Scoutmaster trains boy leaders to run the troop by providing direction coaching and support.
The Scoutmaster is the adult responsible for working directly with the Scouts to help them create the program for the troop. The Scoutmaster trains boy leaders to run the troop by providing direction coaching and support.
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==Responsibilities==
==Responsibilities==
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* Can be male or female, but must be at least 21 years of age.
* Can be male or female, but must be at least 21 years of age.
* Is appointed by the head of the chartered organization.
* Is appointed by the head of the chartered organization.
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==See also==
==See also==
* [[Assistant Scoutmaster]]
* [[Assistant Scoutmaster]]
* [[Troop Committee]]
* [[Troop Committee]]
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==References==
==References==
* [http://scoutnet.scouting.org/elearning Boy Scout Fast Start Training]
* [http://scoutnet.scouting.org/elearning Boy Scout Fast Start Training]
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Position Description

The Scoutmaster is the adult responsible for working directly with the Scouts to help them create the program for the troop. The Scoutmaster trains boy leaders to run the troop by providing direction coaching and support.


Responsibilities

  • Trains and guides boy leaders.
  • Works with other responsible adults to bring Scouting to boys.
  • Uses the methods of Scouting to achieve the aims of Scouting.
  • Can be male or female, but must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Is appointed by the head of the chartered organization.


See also


References


Official Boy Scout Forms & Resources
Applications & Reports: Youth Application Adult Leader Application Advancement Report Uniform Inspections
Training Materials: Youth Protection Training Safe Swim Defense Safety Afloat New Leader
Online Training: Youth Protection Training Safe Swim Defense Safety Afloat New Leader
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