Cub-Scout Leader - Activities

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Location: Manor Methodist Church, 40 Galleywall Road, Bermondsey, London, SE163PB (see map)

Travel: South Bermondsey station. Lynton Road bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

What will I be doing?

  • Listening and learning to be part of a wider team working with other age groups.
    Listen to and engage with both the young people and their parents.
  • Bringing new ideas and enthusiasm to our activities as well as helping support and encourage the kids in what they are doing now.
  • Learning about Scouting and how we can help you with First Aid, Safety and Leadership training.
  • When settled, being 'invested' as a member of the Scout Association and wearing uniform.
There are always surprises in the countryside!

There are always surprises in the countryside!

What impact will this have?

  • Immediately, offer the present Leader and her team support by being part of our family.
  • Being another reliable person children and parents can share their news and concerns with.
  • Making meetings and outdoor activities safer, better run and more fun.
  • Adding your own personality and skills what we can offer local children.

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • Our Cub-Scouts are a great bunch of local boys and girls aged 8-11 and we need a reliable assistant to the Leader.
  • In addition to the Thursday evening meetings of games, handicrafts, basic life skills and an interest in the countryside we would encourage you to help lead activities at week-ends hiking and camping.

What else do I need to know?

  • If in doubt or needing more information contact us and arrange a visit.

Expenses

  • We do not pay expenses for travelling or time as we believe that it best of volunteers are from the local community, however we do reimburse the cost of most Training, Uniform and specialised adventure equipment if used with our young people.

Background checks

  • A DBS check is required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Creative
  • Craft
  • Entertainment and music
  • Photography
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Caring
  • Listening
  • Mentoring
  • Team working
  • Youth work
  • Leadership
  • Leadership
  • Organising
  • Practical
  • Catering
  • Conservation
  • First aid
  • Outdoor work
  • Professional
  • Administration
  • Media
  • Technology
  • IT
  • Camping Hiking Canoeing Local History
What skills can I gain?
  • Charity
  • Events
  • Creative
  • Craft
  • Creative
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Listening
  • Team working
  • Youth work
  • Leadership
  • Leadership
  • Organising
  • Practical
  • Catering
  • First aid
  • Outdoor work
  • Professional
  • Administration
  • Technology
  • IT
  • Social media

Training

  • All Leaders in Scouting are expected to undertake First Aid training and undertake short sessions on Safety and Safeguarding.
  • We ourselves actively share our knowledge of camping, hiking, outdoor cooking, games and traditional Scouting activities.
  • Training will become available from our District and County in particular areas of scouting leadership, organisation and management.

Location

Manor Methodist Church, 40 Galleywall Road, Bermondsey, London, SE163PB

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