Patrol Leader (PL)

PatrolLeaderJob Description: The patrol leader is the elected leader of their patrol. They represent their patrol on the patrol leaders’ council.

Reports to: the Senior Patrol Leader.

Duties

  1. Appoints the assistant patrol leader with the Scoutmaster’s approval.
  2. Represents the patrol on the patrol leaders’ council.
  3. Plans and steers patrol meetings.
  4. Helps Scouts advance in rank.
  5. Acts as the chief recruiter of new Scouts in their patrol.
  6. Keeps patrol members informed.
  7. Knows what his patrol members and other leaders can do.
  8. Sets a good example.
  9. Enthusiastically wears the Scout uniform correctly.
  10. Lives by the Scout Oath and Law.
  11. Shows Scout spirit.

Requirements

  1. Elected by the Scouts in their patrol.
  2. Serves for 6 months.
  3. Should be at least First Class rank.
  4. Must be active in the troop.