Volunteer Opportunities

                           


Girl Guides of Canada is an organization made up of many types of volunteers.

Current volunteer opportunities in the Calgary Area are listed below.
  • Unit Guider

    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 contact any-calgarymembership@girlguides.ca
  • Deputy Area Commissioner

    The Deputy Area Commissioner supports the Calgary Area Commissioner by actively keeping District Commissioners and Area Advisers informed. As part of the Area Commissioner Team she will support and manage tasks as assigned by the Area Commissioner. The Deputy Area Commissioner is a three year term, usually coinciding with the Area Commissioner's term.

    Deputy Area Commissioner Position Description
    Deputy Area Commissioner Application

    For more information 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? Did you know that a District Commissioner can have up to 3 deputies? The District Commissioner is three year term and we have a few positions opening up throughout Calgary Area Districts. Applications will continue until all positions are filled.

    Deputy Area Commissioner Position Description
    District Commissioner Application Form

    For more information contact any-calgarynominations@girlguides.ca .
  • Deputy District Commissioner

    The Deputy District Commissioner supports the District Commissioner, her Guiders within her District and creates a positive Guiding atmosphere for leaders and girls. As part of the District Commissioner Team she will support and manage tasks as assigned by the District Commissioner. The Deputy District Commissioner is a three year term. Applications will start on April 15 and continue until all positions are filled.

    Deputy District Commissioner Position Description
    Deputy District Commissioner Application

    For more information contact any-calgarynominations@girlguides.ca .
  • Area Program Adviser

    The Area Program Adviser leads the program committee to hep Guiders deliver excellent programming that positively impacts girl members.

    Program Adviser Position Description
    Program Adviser Application

    For more information contact any-calgarynominations@girlguides.ca .
  • Area Training Adviser

    The Area Training Adviser promotes and administers Training and Enrichment for for Adult Meambers (TEAM) within the Calgary Area and chairs the Calgary Area Training Committee.

    Training Adviser Position Description
    Training Adviser Application

    For more information about becoming the Area Training Adviser,
    contact any-calgarynominations@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 any-calgarytraining@girlguides.ca For more information about the requirements.