About Irish Girl Guides - Eastern Region
The Irish Girl Guides is a uniquely girl-only, youth-driven, active and dynamic organisation. It offers a varied and exciting programme for girls and young women aged 5-26, and opportunities for Leaders of all ages.
In an all-female organisation, the girls are free to progress and express themselves in a comfortable setting. They enjoy the activities as they can 'just be girls' without any pressures & learn to be themselves in a safe environment while learning the skills that will one day help them to be responsible citizens & adults.
We have a strong emphasis on the outdoors, environment, community responsibility and teamwork. The girls' self-esteem and leadership skills are developed as they progress through Guiding. The Irish Girl Guides actively promotes diversity and inclusion.
Help organise and arrange weekly meetings of the unit and carry out Guide programme. This includes interest badges, arts and craft ,games, outdoor activities, outings etc. Previous experience in Guiding is not required. Training is provided. This is an exciting opportunity to get involved in your local community.
What's required for this position
Must be committed, enthusiastic, patient, flexible and willing to work as part of a team
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: 1 year
Hours required: 2hrs Weekly
Location of volunteering opportunity:
Ranelagh / Rathgar
Other location details:
Screening details for this role:
- Garda Vetting
- Informal Interviews
- Application Form
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Reimbursement of expenses
- Insurance cover
- Ongoing training opportunities
Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?
Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
The Irish Girl Guides is a uniquely girl-only, youth-driven, active and dynamic organisation. It offers a varied and exciting programme for girls and young women aged 5 upwards and opportunities for Leaders of all ages.