Troop Guide

To work actively with new Scouts in the Baden-Powell program. The Troop Guides introduce new Scouts to troop operations and help them feel comfortable in the troop. Reports to the Assistant Scoutmaster (ASPL) of the Baden-Powell patrol (New Scout Patrol) Troop Guide duties:
• Help new Scouts earn advancement requirements through First Class.
• Advise patrol leader on his duties and responsibilities at PLC meetings.
• Attend Patrol Leaders Council (PLC) meetings with the New Scout Patrol Leader.
• Prevent harassment of new Scouts by older Scouts.
• Help Assistant Scoutmaster train new Scouts by older Scouts.
• Attend the new Scout trip to help new Scouts
• Guide new Scouts through early troop experiences to help them become comfortable in the troop and the outdoors.
• Teach basic Scout skills.
• Have good attendance at Troop meeting.
• Attends at least 2/3 of the monthly events during his service period.
• Set a good example.
• Enthusiastically wear the Scout Uniform correctly.
• Live by the Scout Oath and Law.
• Show Scout spirit.