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Manager and Supporter Training - Skills of Management

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County Scout Office

9 Oak Spinney Park

Ratby Lane

Leicester Forest East

LE3 3AW

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Skills of Management

This skills course is for adult volunteers in scouting in Manager or Supporter roles.

This course focuses on the basic skills required to carry out a manager or supporter role in Scouting.

Skills of Management

Objectives - By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe their preferred leadership style and explain how this impacts on how they work with others.
  • Demonstrate how to adapt their leadership style as appropriate to different situations in Scouting.
  • Apply effective and appropriate communication techniques to meet the needs of the intended audience.
  • Use active listening techniques and provide constructive feedback.
  • Carry out effective reviews with team members.
  • Apply basic coaching techniques and work with others to identify and develop their potential in Scouting.
  • Motivate individuals within a team.
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses in their team and how to build upon these.
  • Facilitate team development.
  • Plan and run effective meetings.
  • Facilitate constructive communication and discussion.
  • Plan and manage effective inductions.
  • Apply effective learning and relationship building.
  • Identify steps to implement their personal action plan.


The following Independent Learning Units are recommended as pre-course learning, if they are relevant to your role:

  • Managing Your Time and Personal Skills
  • Building Effective Teams
  • Project Management
  • Getting the Word Out
  • Leading Local Scouting
  • Finding, Appointing and Welcoming Volunteers
  • Keeping, Developing and Managing Volunteers
  • Supporting the Adult Training Scheme
  • Financial and Physical Resources
  • Executive Committees and Being a Trustee
  • Decision Making

Please note this course is two days long and is non residential. Day 1 Starts at 09:30 and finishes at 16:00 Day 2 starts at 09:30 and finishes at 16:00. By making this booking you are ocnfirming you attendance on both days. Accomodation is not provided for this course.

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Tea, Coffee and lunch will be provided for all attendees. If you have an dietary requirements please indicate this when booking your place.

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