A Den Chief is a Boy Scout, selected by the senior patrol leader and Scoutmaster, at the request of the Cubmaster. Approved by the Cubmaster and pack committee for recommendation to the den leader.
Responsibilities: The Cub Scout den chief’s responsibilities are to
- Know the purposes of Cub Scouting.
- Help Cub Scouts achieve the purposes of Cub Scouting.
- Serve as the activities assistant at den meetings.
- Set a good example through attitude and uniforming.
- Be a friend to the boys in the den.
- Help lead weekly den meetings.
- Help the den in its part of the monthly pack meeting.
- Know the importance of the monthly theme and pack meeting plans.
- Meet regularly with the den leader to review den and pack meeting plans. Meet as needed with adult members of the den, pack, and troop.
- Receive training from the den leader (and Cubmaster or assistant Cubmaster) and attend Den Chief Training.
- Encourage Cub Scouts to become Webelos Scouts when they are eligible.
- Help the denner and assistant denner to be leaders.
Please see Mr. Hathaway or Mr. Clough if you are interested in becoming a Den Chief for Pack 36.