Young Leader Unit


Meeting times

Explorers (14-18) – Bi-monthly

Mersey Weaver District Scout Centre, Moor Lane, Frodsham


Andy Pearson – District Explorer Scout Commissioner

Ellen Hallam – Explorer Scout Leader

Interested in joining us?

If you would like your child to join a group or unit in Mersey Weaver, please enter your/your child’s details in the form below. Your details will be stored in Online Scout Manager, which we use to manage youth members across the District.

Please be aware that, by entering your details below, you are permitting Mersey Weaver Scout Council to store and share the information supplied (with Scout Groups within Mersey Weaver) in order to assist in finding your child a place.

Scouting in Mersey Weaver is entirely volunteer led, with thousands of hours donated weekly by over 400 adult volunteers, please consider joining us.

Register for YLU

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Register with the Mersey Weaver Young Leader Unit

All leaders in the Beaver Scout, Cub Scout and Scout Section who are between the ages of 14 and 18 must be members of the Young Leaders Unit. They are Explorer Scouts who choose to devote a large proportion of their time in Scouting to service in another section.
If you are an OSM user then you can register them with the Unit by sharing their details with "Mersey Weaver District: MW Young Leader Unit"
Does the young person already attend an Explorer Unit?
Which Group does the young person volunteer with (and pay a subscription fee to)?
Which section(s) is the young person volunteering with?
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Young Person's Name*
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Address at which we can contact you.
Contact phone number


Contact details of the young person's parent, guardian or carer
Contact phone number (mobile or landline)

Submitter's Details

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    Consent for us to use your information*

    It’s a long form but…

    … we’ll transfer this information to the group you eventually join so rest assured there won’t be any more forms to fill in!

    What happens next?

    Once you’ve filled in the form we’ll be in touch about finding you a placement at one of our groups and will invite you to OSM.

    Please note there is some mandatory training which must be completed within the first 3 months of commencing your role but we will be be able to give you more information about this after you enrol.

    Volunteer with Young Leader Unit!

    Calling all tea makers, tidy-uppers, activity planners, minibus drivers, camp cooks, first aiders, future leaders or any one else for that matter!
    We’re always on the look out for more volunteers for as little or as much time as you can spare to enable more young people to gain Skills for life.

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