Senior Patrol Leader (SPL)

Job Description: The senior patrol leader i selected by the Scouts to represent them as the top junior leader in the troop.

Reports to: the Scoutmaster.


  1. Runs all troop meetings, events, activities and the annual program planning conference
  2. Runs the patrol leader's council meetings.
  3. Appoints other troop junior leaders with the advice and counsel of the Scoutmaster.
  4. Assigns duties and responsibilities to junior leaders.
  5. Assists the Scoutmaster with junior leader training
  6. Sets a good example.
  7. Enthusiastically wears the Scout uniform correctly.
  8. Lives by the Scout Oath and Law.
  9. Shows Scout spirit.


  1. Elected by all boys in the troop.
  2. Serves for 6 months.
  3. Must be at least Star rank.
  4. Must be active in the troop.
  5. Must have approval of the Scoutmaster to run for office.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 August 2012 22:45

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