Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are critical to the success of the Guiding movement. Whether you are new to Guiding, have a few years under your belt or are a life-long member, young women and seasoned members can bring a variety of experiences to our organizations. Recruitment is currently underway for the following provincial-level volunteer positions.

The application form for Provincial Committees is available on the forms page and can be sent to the ns-executiveassistant@girlguides.ca.

Are you looking for a new Guiding challenge? Join the Nova Scotia Provincial Commissioner and her team! With the fourth largest membership in the country it takes a province to put girls first – so we need your help!

Who is eligible?

  • Nova Scotia adult Guiders with current membership
  • Guiders of any age or experience bracket
  • Guiders who have a passion for Girl Guides

Reasons to apply:

  • Three-year terms
  • Flexible meeting schedules
  • Give back to the Guiding community in a new way
  • Skills based volunteer positions
  • Opportunity to network with provincial peers
  • Gain valuable skills that enhance your resume
  • Be a part of the bigger picture – Mentor-ship provided as you move along in your new role.

NS is very fortunate to have dedicated volunteers to help our members experience the best Guiding can offer, but we can’t do it without help. Because members serve a period of three years in a provincial role, there are several positions that will be available this May and we are looking for interested individuals to join the team.

Available Volunteer Positions

Positions will be removed once filled.

Full position descriptions are available on the Committee Responsibilities page

Provincial Committee Members:

  • Conference Committee: The 2024 Provincial Conference Team plans and executes a fun filled and exciting weekend full of sessions geared to Guiding and you. Registration, Facilities, Sessions and PR and just a few of the roles that need to be filled. See Committee Responsibilities for more information.
  • Kwah-ee Team Lead (Camping Team): Promote and administer the winter and summer Kwah-ee camping experience for Guide and Pathfinder age members, delivering a high standard of camping experience for all
  • STEM Coordinator (Program Team): Promotes STEM activities through NS GGC programming for girls and Guiders
  • Arts Coordination (Program Team): Promotes art activities through NS GGC programming for girls and Guiders
  • Active Living Coordinator (Program Team): Promotes active living activities through NS Girl Guides programming for girls and Guiders
  • Training Adviser (Member Services Team): Provides advice, supports, promotes, coordinates, and ensures delivery of training for adult members and coordinates learning and developmental opportunities for Trainers
  • Trainer Development Coordinator: Working with the Provincial Training Adviser, the Trainer Development Coordinator supports Guiders wishing to undertake the Trainer Stream Modules and complete the requirements to become a Trainer
  • Membership Adviser (Member Services Team): Plans and supports activities and processes relating to the growth, registration, retention, and recognition of girl and adult members within the areas and province

As a reminder, the application form for Provincial Committees is available on the forms page and can be sent to the ns-executiveassistant@girlguides.ca.

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