Unit Guider - Girl Guides of Canada (Manitoba)

Opportunity ID: 1498

Organization Details
Organization Name: Girl Guides of Canada-Guides du Canada
Address: Winnipeg, MB R3H 0Y4
Website: www.girlguides.ca
Organizational Description: Guiding provides a safe, all-girl environment that invites girls to challenge themselves, to find their voice, meet new friends, have fun and make a difference in the world. Girl Guides of Canada-Guides du Canada (GGC) strives to ensure that girls and women from all walks of life, identities and lived experiences feel a sense of belonging and can fully participate. Girl Guides is an organization with over 100 years of history and a strong and growing future.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: For the Girls - and You, Volunteer Today!

Girl Guides offers girls and women the chance to make new friends, challenge themselves and put their ideas into action through an amazing range of activities.

When you volunteer with kids at Girl Guides of Canada-Guides du Canada (GGC), you're playing a key role in providing girls aged 5-17 with the fun and the challenge of Guiding. You'll be their cheerleader and mentor as you help your girls develop skills and confidence that will last a lifetime. Imagine the fun, the smiles and giggles, and all the confidence-building moments - that's what you're helping to create for the girls - and for yourself.
Skills Required: - Someone who enjoys working with young girls, is energetic, and wants to make a difference.
- Enthusiasm to work with young girls ages 5 to 17
- Commitment to creating safe environments for girls, both emotionally and physically
- Willingness to plan and facilitate girl-centered programming
- Strong communication skills (e.g. with parents/guardians, girls and other Guiding leaders)
- Team building skills
- Strong organizational skills
- Ability to pass Police Reference Check (PRC)
Skills Gained/Related Careers: What's in it for you?
When you volunteer with GGC, you can be sure that you're making a positive impact on the lives of girls in your community while growing your own group of friends in a fun environment! You'll also have countless opportunities to develop highly transferable skills such as leadership, communications, and planning. Additionally, volunteers will also have access to member-only training and special events such as regional rallies, camping, and international travel.
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Evening
Meetings once a week and occasional weekend activities.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Brandon
Central
Eastman
Interlake
Norman
Parkland
Thompson
Westman
Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online: https://www.girlguides.ca/web/AdultReg