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Girlguiding UK

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Girlguiding UK is the largest voluntary organisation for girls and young women in this country.

Unit Helper / Assistant Leader / Leader/ IT Admin Support

This opportunity is ongoing, with no end date.

As a volunteer you can help assist in the planning and running of weekly meetings and activities for different age groups (Rainbows 5-7); (Brownies 7–10); Guides (10-14) Rangers (14+) e.g. crafts, games, cooking, badge work and other learning opportunities for the girls. As a volunteer Admin/Accounts/IT assistant you would assist in entering programme achievements, accounts etc onto a computer system.

Hours per week

Varied depending on role.

Hours details

Between 5pm-9.30pm each week (school term time only). Times and evenings vary, depending on group.

Training available

Full Training provided including safeguarding, first-aid and In-house Girlguiding training.

Location

All areas of Coventry.

DBS required?

Yes

Benefits to self

Volunteering with Girlguiding, the UK’s largest organisation for girls and young people benefits everyone immensely, from self-confidence, organisation skills, giving everyone a voice, to leadership skills. Volunteering through this organisation also looks great on a CV.

Benefits to others

Giving girls fun, friendship, belonging, girl-only space, giving them a voice and the chance to be themselves through fun activities.

Time commitment

Minimum 6 months commitment.

Support

Full on-going support and qualifications available.

Expenses

Certain expenses can be claimed, but as this is a voluntary organisation substantial funds are not available on a regular basis.
  • ProfessionsAdministration, Events, IT
  • Culture & HeritageArt, Craft
  • People & CommunitiesWomen, Young People
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