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Deputy County Commissioner responsible for People

Simon Emmett

dcc.people@southlondonscouts.org.uk

I am the Deputy County Commissioner responsible for people. My role is to manage the volunteer support functions in the county which includes the provision of training, safeguarding, incluesion support and advice, adult awards and recognition and volunteer support and respources.

I have been involved in supporting these areas for a number of years in previous roles including being a training advisor, a Local Training Manager.

As part of the County Leadership team it is my role to support our CC, and the DC's in making the scout association's Vision 2018 a reality. I have been involved in scouting for approximately 30 years, since joining the scout group my gran's cousin founded as a cub. I'm still following in his footsteps as the current Scout troop leader, and I'm also joined in the group by my wife as one of the Beaver Leaders, and my two daughters, one as a Sxout and the other as an Explorer Scout & Young Leader.