Qualifications and core competencies:
Youth focus: Empower Girl Scouts to choose and adapt activities, learn by doing, cooperate with others, and reflect on what they’ve accomplished (as well as on current issues that involve their interests and needs) while having fun.
Personal integrity: Demonstrate dependability, honesty, and credibility.
Adaptability: Adjust, modify your own behavior, and remain flexible and tolerant in response to changing situations and environments.
Oral communication: Express ideas and facts clearly and accurately.
Foster diversity: Understand, respect, and embrace differences.
Computer skills: Access to e-mail and the Internet, plus knowledge of social media.
- Bilingual preferred (if applicable)
- Become a registered member of GSUSA
- Complete required coursework as assigned and provided by Girls Scouts of NYPENN Pathways and GSUSA.
- Special interest Troops/Groups have additional requirements related to the specialty. Depending on the specialty, leaders may be required to provide proof of experience with subject matter or equipment related to astronomy, backcountry camping/hiking, or watercraft.
Required Adult Learning: New Leader Orientation, Intro to Girl Scouting, Leadership Essentials* (* Recommended, Not Required)
I agree to abide by the terms of this agreement and to adhere to all council policies, standards, and procedures outlined in Volunteer Essentials and the Safety Activity Checkpoints. I understand my appointment is contingent upon the completion of my Girl Scout membership, Criminal Background Check, and final approval by a Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways representative.