Brownies Unit Helper - Sanderstead

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Location: All Saints Church hall, Onslow Gardens, South Croydon, CR2 9AB (see map)

Travel: Sanderstead / All Saints Church bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

What will I be doing?

  • Provide a safe girls-only space where girls and young women can discover their full potential
  • Provide ongoing support to members of the unit
  • Take an active role in creating and delivering an accessible and inclusive programme, based on the Girlguiding programme for your section
  • Encourage and support the members of the unit in making decisions within the unit and the wider Girlguiding community
  • Develop and maintain clear communication with the Unit Leader and other members of the Leadership Team
  • Keep up to date with new resources and programme initiatives, and use them as appropriate
Brownies flying model plane - 'let them fly'

Brownies flying model plane - 'let them fly'

What impact will this have?

  • Promote a positive image of Girlguiding at public events and while taking part in activities outside the meeting place
  • Help girls have fun and grow
  • Be part of a local Girlguiding community, maintaining a good relationship with other volunteers

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • This unit meets Tuesday evenings during term time from 5:30-7pm

What else do I need to know?

  • Any adult over the age of 18 can be a unit helper.
  • Girlguiding welcomes volunteers of all backgrounds, ages, cultures, faiths and abilities. We are flexible, and volunteering can be arranged to fit around a busy lifestyle

Expenses

  • Reasonable expenses for travel.

Background checks

  • A DBS check is required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Creative
  • Craft
  • Creative
  • Interpersonal
  • Team working
  • Youth work
What skills can I gain?
  • Creative
  • Craft
  • Creative
  • Interpersonal
  • Caring
  • Listening
  • Mentoring
  • Team working
  • Youth work
  • Leadership
  • Organising
  • Professional
  • Administration

Training

  • Help to develop skills and abilities to perform the role by providing ‘on-the-job’ training opportunities
  • Unit Helpers do not require a specific Girlguiding qualification but must register as members and be recorded on GO (our online database). All Unit Helpers are attached to a unit.

Location

All Saints Church hall, Onslow Gardens, South Croydon, CR2 9AB

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