Meet the team

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Group Scout Leader - Jon Carter

As the Group Scout Leader (GSL), Jon has overall responsibility for all of the group’s activities.

In common with all leaders in the group, Jon is a volunteer. He is currently Director of Norwal Limited, a local company providing consultancy and training to education providers and businesses. https://www.norwal.co.uk/

Jon is a qualified teacher. He hold qualifications as a Powerboat Advanced Instructor, Mountain Leader and Rock Climbing Instructor as well as an appointment as an RLSS UK National Trainer-Assessor. He also holds a commercially endorsed Advanced Powerboat Certificate and was previously an operational helmsman at a busy RNLI Lifeboat Station. His health and safety qualifications include the Level 3 Certificate in Off-site Safety Management.

Jon took up his appointment as GSL in March 2019. His previous experience in Scouting includes helping to run two Royal Navy recognised Sea Scout groups in different parts of England. He has been involved in Scouting since the age of 8; Beaver Scouts hadn’t been invented back then!

As with all adults holding appointments within the group, Jon has an Enhanced DBS disclosure. He holds a QA Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) and teaches a range of first aid and casualty care courses, including the Scouts’ First Response course. He has completed safeguarding training in accordance with the requirements of the Scout Association.

Section Leader: Beaver Scouts - Sulwen Roberts

As the Section Leader for Beaver Scouts (BSL), Sulwen has responsibility for planning and delivering an exciting programme for our 6-8 year olds.

In common with all leaders in the group, Sulwen is a volunteer. She is a retired teacher.

Sulwen took up her appointment as BSL in September 2013.

As with all adults holding appointments within the group, Sulwen has an Enhanced DBS disclosure. She holds a Scouts’ First Response certificate. She has completed safeguarding training in accordance with the requirements of the Scout Association.

Section Leader: Cub Scouts - vacancy

As the acting Section Leader for Cub Scouts (CSL), Jon has responsibility for planning and delivering an exciting programme for our 8-10 year olds.

In common with all leaders in the group, Jon is a volunteer. He is currently Director of Norwal Limited, a local company providing consultancy and training to education providers and businesses. https://www.norwal.co.uk/

He holds qualifications as a Powerboat Advanced Instructor, Mountain Leader and Rock Climbing Instructor as well as an appointment as an RLSS UK National Trainer-Assessor.

Jon took up his appointment as GSL in March 2019. His previous experience in Scouting includes helping to run two Royal Navy recognised Sea Scout groups in different parts of England. He has been involved in Scouting since the age of 8; Beaver Scouts hadn’t been invented back then!

As with all adults holding appointments within the group, Jon has an Enhanced DBS disclosure. He holds a QA Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) and teaches the Scouts’ First Response course. He has completed safeguarding training in accordance with the requirements of the Scout Association.

Section Leader: Sea Scouts - vacancy

As the acting Section Leader for Sea Scouts (SL), Jon has responsibility for planning and delivering an exciting programme for our 10-14 year olds.

In common with all leaders in the group, Jon is a volunteer. He is currently Director of Norwal Limited, a local company providing consultancy and training to education providers and businesses. https://www.norwal.co.uk/

He holds qualifications as a Powerboat Advanced Instructor, Mountain Leader and Rock Climbing Instructor as well as an appointment as an RLSS UK National Trainer-Assessor.

Jon took up his appointment as GSL in March 2019. His previous experience in Scouting includes helping to run two Royal Navy recognised Sea Scout groups in different parts of England. He has been involved in Scouting since the age of 8; Beaver Scouts hadn’t been invented back then!

As with all adults holding appointments within the group, Jon has an Enhanced DBS disclosure. He holds a QA Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) and teaches the Scouts’ First Response course. He has completed safeguarding training in accordance with the requirements of the Scout Association.

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Assistant Section Leader: Cub Scouts - vacancy

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Assistant Section Leader: Sea Scouts - Dave Johnson

As the Assistant Scout Leader (ASL), Dave helps with the planning and delivery of an exciting programme for our 10-14 year olds.

In common with all leaders in the group, Dave is a volunteer. He is a retired farmer. 

He holds an International Certificate of Competence for Dutch Barges, an RYA Safety Boat certificate and previously held an RYA Dinghy Instructor’s certificate.

Dave took up his appointment as ASL in February 2020. His previous experience in Scouting includes being an Assistant County Commissioner, an Assistant District Commissioner and a Scout Leader.

As with all adults holding appointments within the group, Dave has an Enhanced DBS disclosure. He holds a Scouts’ First Response certificate. He has completed safeguarding training in accordance with the requirements of the Scout Association.

Section Assistant: Beaver Scouts - Karen Van Weert

As a Section Assistant for Beaver Scouts, Karen supports the delivery of an exciting programme for our 6-8 year olds.

In common with all leaders in the group, Karen is a volunteer. She is a .

Karen has been a Section Assistant since June 2015.

As with all adults holding appointments within the group, Karen has an Enhanced DBS disclosure. She holds a Scouts’ First Response certificate. She has attended safeguarding training in accordance with the requirements of the Scout Association.

Section Assistant: Cub Scouts - Laura Jones

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Section Assistant: Cub Scouts - Liza Roberts

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Section Assistant: Sea Scouts - Izzy Brown

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Section Assistant: Sea Scouts - Josh Clayton

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