Deben District Scouts

External Recognition

Our Young Leaders’ scheme is externally recognised by the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) as a Development Programme when completed fully, see click here

Your Training Badges

All under 18s helping at Beavers, Cubs or Scouts are expected to complete Module A Prepare for take off! You will not have to pay for this. For an overview of the training scheme, click here.

If you are an Explorer Young Leader, you need the Explorer Young Leader Log Book  and you can buy a paper copy costing £2 from click here

Membership Pack

If you are an Explorer Young Leader, you are encouraged to get involved with other Explorers your own age in the District as well as helping out with the younger sections and get the Explorer Log Book and Explorer Badges Book costing £6 and £4.50 

18 years old

You will need to apply for a leadership role if you wish to continue after your 18th birthday and the training you did as a Young Leader counts towards the adult training scheme, see  FS330094 click here     How to apply for an adult role can be found at click here

Group Scout Leader

Parents and Young Leaders should be aware that if you have any concerns whatsoever regarding your time at Beavers, Cubs or Scouts, it is OK to ring  the Group Scout Leader.