Volunteer Opportunties

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.   Volunteer Application 

Completed applications may be forwarded to office.manager@girlguides.ns.ca
 or sent to:  Girl Guides of Canada, 3581 Dutch Village Rd,  Halifax, NS B3N 2S9   Fax 902-423-5347


Are you looking for a new guiding challenge? Join the Nova Scotia Provincial Commissioner and her Team!

With the 4th 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:

  • 3 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 – mentorship provided as you move along in your new role.

Available Positions

We are looking for interested Guiders for the following positions.  Detailed descriptions are at Committee Responsibilities.

Join the Provincial Girl Engagement Team!  Questions can be directed to Girl Engagement

This team plans and executes fun and action packed events for girls across the province. We’re looking for your help in the following roles:

  • Kwahee Coordinator- Guides love Kwahee! – Girls can try new things and learn new skills through the winter and summer camp programs. 
  • Camp 2019- Get in on the planning for a province wide Guide camp in 2019!  Looking for all roles to be filled.
  • International Advisor- The world is at our feet and the International Adviser is there to open the doors to the wide world of Canada and beyond.  
  • Program Advisor- Challenging our girls to be the best they can by promoting a great program that builds skills.   Arts + Active Living + STEM = Program!  
  • Arts Coordinator- Music, Art, Dance, and Drama are all part of the bigger picture of program – join in the fun with an opportunities that get our creativity going!  

Join the Provincial Member Services Team!   Questions can be directed to Member Services

This team promotes membership, provides trainings, and supports guiders, including Link and Trefoil members.  We’re looking for your help in the following roles:

  • Membership Advisor- It’s all about the girls – and we can’t do that without our adults, so together with Area Membership Advisers and office staff - recruitment and retention initiatives and activities are explored.
  • Public Relations Advisor- (starting June 3rd 2017) Guiding is Great! There are lots of ways to get the good word about Guiding out and help promote Guiding across our Province. 
  • Social Media- Twitter, Facebook, Instagram- Are you Social Media savvy and want to help promote Guiding, then maybe this is for you. 
  • Risk Management & Compliance Advisor- Working with the Safe Guide Advisor, Camp Properties Regulations Advisor and the Area Commissioner, you will help identify areas for risk & support members with GGC Policies & Guidelines. 

Ready to be an Area Commissioner?  Questions can be directed to Deputy Provincial Commissioner

  • Girl Guides NS is seeking guiders for the Maplewood and Ceilidh Areas to help girls and Guiders in their area and make strategic contributions to provincial level initiatives. 

Let’s work together to make guiding in Nova Scotia the best it can be and continue to make a positive difference in the lives of girls today.

Ready to participate? - Apply today!

The Application Form for Provincial Committees is available at the bottom of Forms and can be sent to Office.Manager@girlguides.ns.ca 

These are exciting times - why not be a part of it!!


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