The Group Executive Committee plays a vital role in the running of a Scout Group. Executive Committees make decisions and carry out administrative tasks to ensure that the best quality Scouting can be delivered to young people in the Group.
The Executive Committee exists to support the Group Scout Leader in meeting the responsibilities of their appointment.
If frontline Scouting is not for you then maybe there is a place for you on our Executive Committee? The committee consists of Administrators, fundraisers, parent reps and Section Leaders from each of the sections. In keeping with other committees we have roles for:-
The Group Chair
The Chair leads the Executive Committee, ensuring that it fulfils its responsibilities within the Group. The Chair will work closely with the Group Scout Leader to achieve the purpose of The Scout Association through the development of local Scouting,in accordance with the Policy, Organisation and Rules of The Scout Association.
The Group Secretary
The Secretary will support the Chair of the Executive Committee to ensure the smooth functioning and sound administration of the Scout Group in accordance with the Policy, Organisation and Rules of The Scout Association.
The Group Treasurer
The Treasurer will provide sound financial administration, support and information to the Executive Committee and Group, in accordance with the Policy, Organisation and Rules of The Scout Association
The Group Fundraiser
Responsible for coordinating the various fundraising activities of the Group including collections and grants. Helps to provide the funds the Group needs in accordance with the Policy, Organisation and Rules of The Scout Association
The Group Quartermaster
When you have a large Scout group, you have a lot of equipment! The quartermasters role is to work with others to ensure the longevity and availability of the groups equipment. The groups camping assets alone account for nearly £10,000.
Current key Members of the exec
Chair – Claire Willis
Secretary – Jon Shippen
Treasurer – Doug Dillow
Fundraiser – Vacant
Quartermaster – Carl Dillow
Beavers – Sam Lake
Cubs – Alison Allerton
Scouts – Zoe Hughes