About this opportunity
The position encourages members to progress through our Program and maintain links with other Units. It promotes and maintain Guiding standards within the community to communicate effectively with the parent | guardians of the girls in her Unit and facilitates a weekly meeting through the skilled learning program, while providing a fun, caring environment for the girls.
Leaders help to facilitate weekly meetings for girls, with extensive support and resources available for developing a program and we are looking for new leaders to work with our existing Senior Guides Unit and current leadership team. Girls are aged between 9 to 16 years, and meet weekly on a Thursday for 2 hours in Grovedale.
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.
National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.
Be 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.
6:30-9:00pm 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
- Arts, Craft & Photography
- Sport & Physical Activity
- Tutoring & Coaching
Extensive training provided by Girl Guides Vic, includes first aid & CPR. On-going training/supportReimbursement
Approved related expenses paid.