Tag Archives: mentoring

By Darryl Alder
Jun 03, 2016

Venturing Leadership Module: Mentoring

As the new Venturing program rolled out last year, Venturers asked for leadership courses. Three were developed including: Goal_Setting_and Time_Management Mentoring Project Management This series will introduce you to each, this post we move on to mentoring and will evaluate mentoring as it relates to the Venturing program by explaining the benefits of mentoring, describing how to maintain a quality mentoring […]

By Andy Gibbons
Mar 17, 2016

Mentoring Varsity Scouts? Check Your Ethics First

This is part 2 of a 12-part blog series that explores mentoring skills and principles for adults serving teacher and priest-age boys (14-18): Principle #1: Know the Youth and Care About Them Principle #2: Check your Ethics Principle #3: Prepare To Be A Mentor Principle #4: Provide a Model of Leadership Principle #5: Form A […]

By Andy Gibbons
Mar 10, 2016

Learning To Mentor Varsity Scout Youth

This is part 1 of a 12-part blog series that explores mentoring skills and principles for adults serving teacher and priest-age boys (14-18): Principle #1: Know the Youth and Care About Them Principle #2: Check your Ethics Principle #3: Prepare To Be A Mentor Principle #4: Provide a Model of Leadership Principle #5: Form A […]

By Darryl Alder
Oct 16, 2015

Understanding Venturer Aged Youth

Have you ever stopped to ask: “Why do older youth and young adults want to join a crew…your Venturing crew?” Not many LDS leaders have to ask that question because the youth come with the “calling,” but how many really become a venturer? So often this age group loses interest in Scouting and if you […]

By Utah National Parks Council
Jan 07, 2014

2014 Summer Camp Employment: Apply Now

Interested in working at one of the Utah National Parks Council summer camps in 2014? We are now accepting applications. See the details below and apply now. If you love camping, Scouting and mentoring other Scouts, you will not want to miss out on this great opportunity for growth and development.