The Scribe is the record-keeping and financial officer of the troop.
Typical Boy Scout troop organization chart (click to zoom)
The Scribe keeps the troop records. He records the activities of the patrol leaders' council and keeps a record of dues, advancement, and Scout attendance at troop meetings. He attends the patrol leaders' council but generally is not a voting member.
- Attends and keeps a log of patrol leaders’ council meetings.
- Records individual Scout attendance and dues payments.
- Records individual Scout advancement progress.
- Works with the troop committee member responsible for records and finance.
- Sets a good example.
- Enthusiastically and correctly wears the Scout uniform (all four parts).
- Lives by the Scout Oath and Law.
- Shows Scout spirit
The Scribe is the record-keeping youth leader in its unit. Other record-keeping youth leaders are:
The Secretary is the financial youth officer in its unit. Other financial youth officers are: