state volunteer positions

Positions on the NSW & ACT State Management Team are highly sought after. Working closely with staff counterparts as well as the rest of the management team, these roles help influence the direction of Guiding in NSW & ACT.

State positions will provide you with extensive leadership skills as you manage adult members working on projects relevant to your role. Be sure to check back here often, we will update this page as positions become available.

Girls Advisory Panel (GAP) Facilitator

The Girls Advisory Panel is an exciting and rewarding opportunity for Guides from all over NSW & ACT aged 14 to 18 years to have their say about the future of Guides at a State level.
As the GAP Facilitator, you will ensure effective facilitation of the group to give the girls the opportunity to develop their leadership and advocacy skills in a fun and friendly environment.
The GAP Facilitator will work with the State Program Manager and the State Program Committee to support the Girls Advisory Panel, as well as a small team of mentors to engage directly with the Girls Advisory Panel at key times during the year.
If you would like to discuss this role further please contact Kate Conroy, State Program Manager or please forward expressions of interest to the State Program Manager by 23 June 2017.

State Membership Adviser

Are you ready to take the next step in your Guiding journey? Do you love a challenge? If so, the role of State Membership Adviser could be for you.

Please view the Position Description or contact the State Commissioner to discuss further. Please note that the position description is currently under review so use it as a reference only.

Policies and Procedures Committee Members

The Policies and Procedures Committee (PPRC) is seeking additional Committee Members. You'll be part of a Committee that ensures Girl Guides NSW & ACT has appropriate and current documentation to satisfy its governance and management responsibilities. Members should have have a sound knowledge of Guiding culture, be adept with Microsoft Word, and be available for daytime meetings. 

Please forward expressions of interest to the State Commissioner to discuss further.

Archives Assistant

The State Archives (located in the Guide Shop) is seeking a couple of volunteers to assist on Tuesdays and/or Thursdays, 10am–2pm. Must be methodical, organised and have good computer skills.

Please forward expressions of interest to Steffani McDonagh (General Manager—Operations).

Advocacy Liasion

The Advocacy Liaison is responsible for facilitating the implementation of Girl Guides Australia (GGA) advocacy initiatives and facilitating advocacy initiatives that reflect the aims of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) statement on advocacy, as defined in their Advocacy Toolkit. View the position description here.