Night Navigation – Weeknotes S3E03 21-25 June 2021

A group of scouts on a night navigation exercise stopped for a break

My week started with night navigation from Headley Heath to the Merstham scout hut, just under ten miles over 7 hours. I think the rest of the week has also felt at times like night navigation. A lot of the Continue reading Night Navigation – Weeknotes S3E03 21-25 June 2021

Leadership Values – How do they develop?

leadership values

I’m currently in the midst of the HR component of my current Open University module (B203). It got me thinking about my leadership values and how they developed from my experiences as a leader. Young Leader My introduction to leadership came at Continue reading Leadership Values – How do they develop?

Half Trained

  I am now a half trained cub scout leader. I spent the weekend at Bentley Copse scout centre in Surrey doing the first two days of the four day adult leader training course. When I’m done I’ll have earnt Continue reading Half Trained

Scouting for Grown Ups

I’ve been helping with my local scout group since 2010 and find it both enjoyable and rewarding.  You get to do interesting things while providing opportunities for children to try activities that they wouldn’t otherwise be able to.  Here are Continue reading Scouting for Grown Ups