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Being a Scout Section Leader

Week by week, thousands of ordinary people show up at Scout meetings to empower young people to learn new skills, make new friends and learn to stand on their own two feet. No two weeks are the same, but the impact you make is always great. Here’s how to get the most out of the role.

Running your Troop

Getting to grips with the basics? We’ve put together everything you need to keep your section running smoothly.

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Programme planning for Scouts

Get information and advice on planning great programmes for your troop.

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Moving between sections

Whether you’re welcoming the shyest of new Scouts, or need help preparing the eldest for Explorers, we’ve got you covered.

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Our Strategy - Skills for Life

Help support our goal to deliver more young people the skills they need in life

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Plan your programme

Our new tool is a one-stop programme planning shop: use it to get organised and get going.

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