VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

                           


Girl Guides of Canada is an organization made up of many types of volunteers. At our core are the women who volunteer in Spark, Brownie, Guide, Pathfinder, Ranger, and Trex units as Guiders. No experience is necessary, and training is provided. If you like to work with children and youth, this is the opportunity for you!

For more information on being a Unit Guider, and on other volunteer opportunities in Calgary Area, contact any-calgarymembership@girlguides.ca.

For information on current opportunities at the Calgary Area level, see the following.

CALGARY AREA COMMISSIONER

Calgary Area Girl Guides is looking for Area Commissioner candidates. Never has there been a more exciting time to be part of Girl Guides of Canada and Calgary Area, proudly the largest Area in Canada! The successful candidate will provide leadership to a board of 34 District Commissioners and Advisers, the Calgary Area full time office staff, and an Area membership of over 6200 Guiders, volunteers and girls.

The Area Commissioner may have a team of up to three Deputy Area Commissioners to support her in this role. Your expertise and counsel will help to achieve the Girl Guides of Canada key strategic priorities--Relevance, Empowerment, Diversity and Inclusivity, and Agility.

If you, or someone you know, is interested in this position, please read and share the role description and application form which provide more information on the Calgary Area Commissioner (AC) position and its related functions.

To apply for this exciting position, contact any-calgarynominations@girlguides.ca.

DISTRICT COMMISSIONER

The District Commissioner liaises between Calgary Area and supports her Guiders within her District, creates a strong and extensive support team to help accomplish her duties, and creates a positive Guiding atmosphere for leaders and girls. Did you know that District Commissioners do not have to simultaneously be Unit Guiders?

District Commissioner Position Description
District Commissioner Application Form

For more information about becoming a District Commissioner, contact any-calgarydac3@girlguides.ca.

FIST COMMITTEE

The Financial Information Support Team (FIST) is currently looking to recruit some new members. If you have a background in accounting/bookkeeping, this is the position for you! The FIST committee provides support to the district and unit treasurers in multiple ways, including overseeing the review of district and unit books semi-annually, reviewing budgets in the fall, reviewing trip binders, and answering email inquiries. In addition, the committee provides semi-annual District Commissioner and District Treasurer (DC/DT) workshops where we provide an overview of different bookkeeping topics.

Any interested members can contact any-calgarytreasurer@girlguides.ca.

TRAINING COMMITTEE

Are you interested in sharing your Guiding knowledge and experience with other Guiders? Would you like to become a GGC Trainer? Contact Jan at any-calgarytraining@girlguides.ca for more information about the requirements.