Leaders and Adult Helpers
In this section, you will be able to find out all the requirements, opportunities and training for Leaders and Adult Helpers.
Scouting simply wouldn't happen without the help of many Adults and Parents who give up their weeknights to run fun, educational and adventurous meetings and camps.
Popular appointment forms can be found below.
To find out how you can join in the adventure contact your local group or see the Adult Recruitment page to see what roles are available! The adventure is not just for young people!
Looking to join in the adventure and enhance the future for many Scouters! Look no more. If you are aged over 18, you could be just what we are looking for!
We are looking to recruit a number of members to the District Team:
Assistant District Commissioner for Scouts
District Explorer Scout Commissioner
District Network Commissioner
District Leaders to help the ADCs
District Badge Secretary
If you are interested in any of the above roles, please contact Team DC
District Executive Secretary
Scout Shop Manager
If you are interested in either of these roles, please contact William Ward
The Local Training Manager for Dartford is Sue Martin.
Sue is currently trying to get Training Advisors (TA) in each Group, if your Group does not have a TA and you need to complete any training or have Modules that need validating, please contact Sue.
For County Multi-Module training courses and other training information as well as booking on to courses, please visit Kent Scouts Training.
To find out more about relevant training for your role and e-learning Modules, please visit The Scouts website
Please note: You will need Safeguarding, First Aid, Safety and GDPR as ongoing training to apply and renew permits. If you know you need any of these within the next six months, please email Sue your name, the course needed, why, and when.
Training Application Form (please return to Sue)
Current training opportunities in Dartford will appear here, but please use the other tabs to Kent County Scouts and Scout Association Website for more information.
County Training Update
Please can you invite your leaders AND District & Group Exec members to follow this link to the training page on the County website - www.Kentscouts.org.uk/
Questions should be sent to either your District LTM or direct to Craig:- craig.ward@kentscouts.
Below are links to a number of downloadable forms relating to appointments. Any queries on appointments should be sent to the Appointments Awards Committee.
Appointment Review (AR)
Editable version (PDF)
Safe Scouting Cards
Below are links for the downloadable Safe Scouting Cards
Yellow Card - Young People First - Yellow Card | Scouts
Purple Card - Safe Scouting and Emergency Procedures | Scouts
Orange Card - Young People First - Orange Card | Scouts
Green Card - Safe Scouting Cards | Scouts
Safety Checklist Cards - Staying Safe - Safety Checklist | Scouts