Region Volunteer Opportunities - Join our team of advisers

We've got some great volunteer opportunities coming up!

We’re looking for a number of members to join our region adviser team to lead our work in a number of areas; these roles are volunteer roles that are either vacant or the current role holders are due for their roles to end in 2021. If you are interested in supporting us in any of these roles then please email, Kelly.hunter@girlguidingnwe.org.uk stating your name, the volunteer role you’re interested in, county, membership number, as well as some information as to why you’re interested and what you’d bring to such a volunteer role;

Merchandise Chair

We need someone to lead our Merchandise Committee. The committee supports region by researching and developing new region merchandise lines for our region shop.  You’ll need to be innovative and have an idea of what Girlguiding members would be interested in purchasing from us.

Residential Experiences Adviser

We’re looking for someone to support our members on all matters concerning residentials and Going Away With qualifications. You’ll need to hold a Going Away with Licence and be committed to offering access to a wide range of residential opportunities.

Walking Adviser

We need someone to promote and encourage the enjoyment of walking for all sections, they’ll be a point of contact for members across the region who may need guidance on safety, training and qualification requirements.  Knowledge of the Girlguiding Walking Scheme is desirable (support can be provided if needed) and you’ll need to hold or be working towards a Level 2 walking qualification (or higher).

Young Leader Adviser

We’re looking for someone passionate about this award and the uptake of members completing their Young Leader Qualification. You’ll need to be a good communicator, able to work as part of a team and have knowledge of the Young Leaders Qualification Scheme.

International Adviser

In this role you will lead on and promote all aspects of international and encourage overseas opportunities, you’ll be our region link to WAGGGS and will work with them to promote events and activities. You’ll need to hold Girlguiding Going Away with Travelling Abroad module, be passionate and enthusiastic about world travel and world affairs, able to work as part of a team as well as having the ability to motivate and inspire girls and leaders from a wide variety of backgrounds.  

Peer Education Adviser

We need someone to coordinate the Peer Education programme for the region. You’ll need to be a good communicator and be able to work as part of a team.  You should also be knowledgeable and have a passion for Peer Education or have been a Peer Educator.

Region Archivist

We’re looking for someone interested in the history of Girlguiding to support members in the promotion of Girlguiding’s heritage. You’ll need to encourage the development of exhibitions and other heritage opportunities, promote the use of oral history recordings and relevant heritage activities. We’re looking for someone with attention to detail and accuracy. 

Social Media Adviser/s

We’re looking for someone or a number of people to support our social media activity.  You’ll need to be able to work as part of a team, have knowledge of different social media platforms and be available to provide social media out of usual office hours cover on a rota basis to help drive consistent, relevant traffic and leads from our social media presence.

Queen’s Guide Award Adviser

We’re looking for someone to support the region in regard to Queen’s Guide Awards, you’d need to be knowledgeable about the award and ideally, you’ll have been through the process and received the award yourself.  You’ll be supporting members, county advisors and participants by promoting the award, and any opportunities to meet the criteria as well as answering any questions.

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