Category: Youth Commissioner’s Blog
East Lancashire Scouts announce the appointment of two Deputy Youth Commissioners to ensure life-changing adventure
East Lancashire Scouts are today putting young people at the centre of its leadership team,...Read More
It has been one year since I was appointed as East Lancashire’s first County Youth Commissioner… and what a year it’s been! If you had told me then that I would have all of the experiences, adventures and memories that I do now, I would have been in disbelief. I’m often told that the role I do changes lives within Scouting, but this role truly has changed my life too!Read More
As East Lancashire’s County Youth Commissioner, one of my predominant goals is to promote youth shaped Scouting in partnership with adults across the County. The partnership aspect of youth shaped Scouting is so important; the experience and expertise of adult members of the movement is key in helping young people develop their own skills.Read More
iScout in East Lancashire – do you?
- 10 good things to know about our new brand 18th April 2018With just a month to go to a new strategy and brand for Scouting, Deputy UK Chief Commissioner Kester Sharpe explains how the focus on skills for life will help us attract more volunteers and why we will continue to wear our World Scout Membership Badge with pride.
- 7 egg-cellent Easter activities 31st March 2018We all love a good mini egg adorned cornflake cake, but how about using that wooden spoon to mix things up this Easter?
- Supporting you to make Scouting more inclusive 27th March 2018UK Chief Commissioner Tim Kidd explains why we are making the time and space to consider how we best support our volunteers with inclusion, so we continue to welcome young people of all backgrounds and abilities.