(Girl Guides of Canada)
Opportunity Details: Unit Guider/Leader
Unit leaders (Guiders) needed for units in Barrie-Borden-New Tecumseth-Bradford starting in the fall. Leaders are needed immediately for an Ember (Brownie) unit starting in Innisfil.
|Contact||Janice Monahan, Administrative Community Leader - Community 32, Girl Guides of Canada; Phone: 1-833-433-0996 ext 6032; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
Mentor girls as they explore new challenges, develop ready-for-anything skills, and take on new challenges, in a safe and supportive atmosphere during weekly meetings and optional outings and camps. A Police Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening is required and provided free of charge. Two references and an interview are part of the screening process.
|More Info Link||girlguides.ca/volunteer|
|Benefits||Community involvement, networking and helping girls discover their potential.|
|Clients||Girls and young women, cisgender, transgender and non-binary, who want to challenge themselves, to find their voice, meet new friends, have fun and make a difference in the world.|
|Ages||18 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours||No|
|Areas of Interest||Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Nature / Environment ; Youth Engagement|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work ; Working with Children|
|Commitment Length||Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)|
|Interaction Level||Small Group ; Units vary in size and with the age of the youth, usually between 8 - 24.|
|Minimum Hours||3 / Week|
|Accessibility||Units meet in various locations - some fully accessible and others not.|
|Location||Various locations throughout South Simcoe.|
|Number of Positions||Alliston: 6 individual(s) ; Barrie: 12 individual(s) ; Beeton: 3 individual(s) ; Borden CFB: 6 individual(s) ; Bradford: 2 individual(s) ; Everett: 6 individual(s) ; Innisfil: 6 individual(s) ; New Tecumseth: 12 individual(s) ; Tottenham: 4 individual(s)
50 individual(s) needed in total.
These numbers represent those needed for the support of current units and the opening of new units in these locations.
|Training||Orientation - An Orientation package is provided and reviewed during the screening interview. ; Training is provided - GGC's risk management (Safe Guide) online training module is required before starting the position. Four other online and/or in-person job-related trainings are required within the first six months of the position. ; Other optional trainings are provided.|
|Transportation||Depends on the relative location of the volunteer and the unit's meeting location.|
|Additional Requirements||An screening interview and two references.|
|Start Date||On or after 05 Sep 2023|