ID: 154685

Leader - Portarlington Girl Guides

Young People Regular - more than 6 months Portarlington VIC

About this opportunity

Girl Guide leaders help to facilitate weekly meetings for girls, with extensive support and resources available for developing a program.
We are looking for new leaders to work with our existing Guide Unit and current leadership team. Girls are aged between 5 to 16 years, and meet weekly on a Tuesday for 2 hours in Portarlington. Suitable applicants must be passionate about empowering girls to grow into strong independent women, be willing to have fun, and be dedicated. Applicants must be willing to undertake a Police Check and Working with Children Check, as well as undertake our ChildSafe training module. Existing and past Leaders are available to assist with mentoring. Our Parent Support Group provides funds to cover all expenses.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

Interested in helping girls develop into confident community members.
All skills and interests are welcome - craft, camping, cooking, etc. Useful but not necessary.
Must work within our program requirements and be a positive role model within our Program.
- Attend weekly meeting currently at 6:30-8:30pm, some preparation time needed.
- Attend leadership training courses, where required and maintain annual membership.
- Volunteers with Non English Speaking back ground are welcome.
- Extensive training provided which includes First Aid & CPR.
Be drug and alcohol free when in attendance with our members, and no smoking on site.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

5:00-7.00pm Tuesdays during school term. Approximately 1 hour preparation weekly Occasional weekend activities or events - ie ANZAC Day parade or a camp Plus training time.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • People Learning English
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • Arts, Craft & Photography
  • Education & Training
  • Sport & Physical Activity

Extensive training provided by Girl Guides Vic, includes first aid & CPR. On-going training/support


Approved related expenses paid.