GirlGuiding NZ Unit Leaders - Ashburton

We want more good people to come and do great things with us.
Join our passionate and supportive team in a well-established, long-standing organisation with growth potential.

There is no experience needed, but we need reliable volunteers and previous experience working with youth is an advantage.
You will be given FREE leadership training, mentoring, and all uniform is provided. There is no personal cost to you to volunteer

If you really want to make a difference, we would love to have a talk with you about the variety of volunteering roles we have. So, get in touch now!


As a volunteer you will:

  • Have a passion to inspire girls and young women to reach their full potential and learn new skills
  • Be encouraging, assertive and patient
  • Be a hands-on leader and learner
  • Meet new people and become part of a worldwide network

During the school term our GGNZ leaders:

  • Attend a weekly session (in person) for up to two hours
  • Helping plan the term's activities and deliver them to the girls
  • Complete occasional evening / weekend training as required
  • Attend occasional leader / planning meetings, and trips or camps

GirlGuiding New Zealand 's health and safety policy also has requirements around adult to child ratios, so we do require that you are older than 18.

A Police background check is required for this role.

Time commitment:

There are a few units in Ashburton needing a new Leader so you can choose the one with the day/time that works best for you. The units we are currently recruiting for are:

Te Matapuna Guides - Meets on Tuesday's between 5 - 6:30pm during school term time
Te Matapuna Pippins - Meets on Tuesday's between 3 - 5pm during school term time
*Te Matapuna Brownies - Meets on Thursday's between 4 - 5:30pm during school term time
There is also the odd camp or event on a weekend so between this and planning you can expect to spend between 2-4 hours per week volunteering.
We also require a minimum of a six month commitment.

Getting started:
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

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