ID: 166173

Unit Helper - Girl Guides SA - Fleurieu

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Victor Harbor SA

About this opportunity

Are you female, aged 18+ years and would you like to help girls aged between 5 and 12 years of age with their learning and development in a fun environment? We are looking for someone with the ability to be a positive role model and who is able to work collaboratively with others.

Key responsibilities include:

Help and support other members of the Unit leadership team whilst sharing your skills, knowledge and resources. Take responsibility for elements of the Unit program and Unit meetings as directed by the Unit leadership team. Contribute to the planning of the Unit program along with youth members and adult members. Facilitate youth members to develop and implement an effective and well-balanced program relevant to their needs and interests. Support youth members to further their understanding and application of the Promise and Law. Encourage youth members to process in the Australian Guide Program. Provide opportunities for youth members to develop and use leadership skills. Commitment to the principles of Guiding. Contribute to the health and safety of all members associated with the Unit. Comply with obligations under the relevant national and state Work Health and Safety Acts. Comply with Girl Guides Australia / State Girl Guides Organisation risk management policy and procedures.

Girl Guide meetings are held in Victor Harbor on Thursday's between 5 pm to 6.30 pm during school term.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

Prospective applicant needs to hold a current Police check, Working With Children check and First Aid Certificate or be willing to get them before joining.
Be willing to be part of Guiding in Australia.
Accept the Girl Guides Australia Code of Conduct.
Commit to regular attendance.
Be willing to wear the uniform.
Help deliver the Australian Guide Program.

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

Thursday between 5pm to 6.30pm during school term.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Education & Training
  • Tutoring & Coaching

Initial orientation, on the job training and ongoing support will be provided.