Junior Assistant Scoutmaster
Leadership Position Description:

GENERAL INFORMATION
          Type:     Appointed by the Scoutmaster
         Term:    1 year
 Reports to:     Scoutmaster
Description:    The Junior Assistant Scoutmaster serves in the capacity of an Assistant Scoutmaster except where legal age and maturity are required.   He must be at least 16 years old and not yet 18.  He's appointed by the Scoutmaster because of his leadership ability.
 Comments:     In many cases the JASM has the same responsibilities as an Assistant Scoutmaster.

QUALIFICATIONS
            Age:      At least 16 years old
          Rank:     Eagle
  Experience:     Previous leadership positions
 Attendance:     75% over the previous 6 months
          Effort:     You are expected to given this job your best effort.

PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS
     Training:   You must attend the troop Junior Leader Training even if you have attended in the past.
 Attendance:   You are expected to attend 80% of all troop meetings, Patrol Leaders' Council meetings, outings, and service projects.  If your attendance is low, or if you have three (3) unexcused absences in a row, you can be removed from office.
         Effort:   You are expected to given this job your best effort.

GENERAL LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES
      Uniform:  Set the example be wearing your uniform correctly.  This means that you will wear all of the parts of the troop uniform, shirttail tucked in, with all required badges in their correct location.
      Behavior:  Set the example by living the Scout Oath and Law in your everyday life.  Show
Scout Spirit in everything you say or do.
  Attendance:  Set the example by being an active Scout.  Be on time for meetings and activities. You must call the Senior Patrol Leader or Scoutmaster if you are not going to be at a meeting or if you suddenly have to miss an outing.  You also need to make sure that someone will assume your responsibilities.

SPECIFIC LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES
                      Functions as an Assistant Scoutmaster.
                      Performs duties as assigned by the Scoutmaster.