For Leaders (Resources & Information)


ACTIVITIES & NIGHTS AWAY

A-Z GUIDE TO ACTIVITIES

Scouting adventurous activities information

ACTIVITY NOTIFICATION

Link to the Berkshire Scouts activity notification

MESS TENT POLE DIAGRAM

Colour-coded diagram of our Mess Tent options

NIGHTS AWAY NOTIFICATION

Link to the Berkshire Scouts nights away notification

WHERE TO STAY IN EUROPE

Information on over 200 national Scout centres throughout Europe

UK CAMPSITE DIRECTORY

Where to stay in the UK



ADULT APPOINTMENTS & TRAINING

ADULT APPOINTMENTS PROCESS

Quick reference guide to the appointment process (PDF Document)

ADULT ROLES

Quick guide to the differences between roles

ADULT TRAINING SCHEME

Learners' resources from The Scout Association website

BOOK TRAINING

Link to the Berkshire Scouts diary training search & booking page

COMPASS

Link to COMPASS membership system login page

DISCLOSURES

Link to DISCLOSURES login page to (for DBS checks)

DBS IDENTITY CHECK DOCUMENTS

Details of required documents for DBS (previously CRB) ID check

LEADERSHIP STYLE QUIZ

Online assessment of your dominant leadership style (Module 8)

YOU'VE JOINED A WINNING TEAM

52nd Reading Scout Group's welcome pack for all new adult appointments



CHILD PROTECTION

E-COURSE (SAFEGUARDING)

Online alternative for Safeguarding Awareness ongoing learning

YOUNG PEOPLE FIRST

Yellow Card (code of good practice for adults)

YOUNG PEOPLE FIRST (YL)

Orange Card (code of good practice for young leaders )



PROGRAMME RESOURCES

THE SCOUTING PROGRAMME

Link to TSA's Programme resources

PRINTABLE CERTIFICATES

Link to Mossy's site with certificates and other printable resources



SAFETY

EMERGENCY PROCEDURES

Purple Card (procedures for dealing with an emergency)

RISK ASSESSMENTS

Checklists & Risk Assessment information & tools for Leaders

SAFETY TRAINING E-LEARNING

Online resource to complete the Ongoing Safety training



SCOUTING SKILLS / ACTIVITIES / GAMES

BACK TO BASICS

Handbook of traditional Scouting skills and traditions

BADEN POWELL GAMES

Scouting Games by Sir Robert Baden Powell

BIG BOOK OF GAMES (YOUNGER SCOUTS)

MacScouter's Big Book of Games Volume 1

BIG BOOK OF GAMES (OLDER SCOUTS)

MacScouter's Big Book of Games Volume 2

KNOTS

Simple Knots factsheet from scouts.org.uk

KNOTS - ANIMATED GUIDE

Index of knots with animations

KNOTS - FRIENDSHIP

How to tie a friendship knot in a neckerchief

MAPZONE

Ordnance Survey's interactive site for learning how to use a map & compass

PIONEERING PROJECTS

The première internet resource for all things Pioneering

WIDE GAMES

Comprehensive listing of all sorts of Wide Games

YOUTH GROUP GAMES

Collection of group games



SECTIONS

BEAVERS

Basics, Badges & Awards and Balanced Programme for Beaver Leaders

BEAVER LEADER NAMES

Native American names

BEAVER COLONY TOOLKIT

Tools for Beaver Leaders to analyse & develop a plan for the Colony

BEAVERS PROGRAMME CHECKER

Programme planning and quality review tool

CUBS

Basics, Badges & Awards and Balanced Programme for Cub Leaders

CUB LEADER NAMES

Jungle Book character names

CUB PACK TOOLKIT

Tools for Cub Leaders to analyse & develop a plan for the Pack

CUBS PROGRAMME CHECKER

Programme planning and quality review tool

SCOUTS

Basics, Badges & Awards and Balanced Programme for Scout Leaders

SCOUT TROOP TOOLKIT

Tools for Scout Leaders to analyse & develop a plan for the Troop

SCOUTS PROGRAMME CHECKER

Programme planning and quality review tool

EXPLORERS

Basics, Badges & Awards and Balanced Programme for Explorer Leaders

EXPLORER UNIT TOOLKIT

Tools for Explorer Leaders to analyse & develop a plan for the Unit

EXPLORERS PROGRAMME CHECKER

Programme planning and quality review tool

SECTION START-UP KIT

The basics of running a section programme

TSA PROGRAMMES ONLINE

Programme ideas and resources from scouts.org.uk (Login Required)







52nd RSG Leaders: please email me with any other ideas of "stuff" you'd like on this page