• Children
  • Community Engagement
  • Young people


  • Groups and clubs

We are seeking Unit Helpers to provide help to a variety of units across Bexleyheath and Welling, each typically meets on one weekday evening during term time:

Rainbows (girls aged 5-7) - typically meet for 1 hour at around 5pm Brownies (girls aged 7-10) - typically meet for 1.5 hours at around 5.30pm Guides (girls aged 10-14) - typically meet for 1.5 hours at around 7pm

You'll provide valuable support to the unit leadership team. There's no responsibility for planning or carrying out the programme in this role but you'll be key in providing the extra help needed to make unit meetings and events happen. Plus, you'll get to know the girls and other volunteers, and be part of the Girlguiding community.

What skills do I need?

• An open and approachable manner. • Reliable and trustworthy. • Creative and enthusiastic. • Committed to ongoing personal development. • Fun-loving. • A sense of humour. • Enjoys working with young people.


  • Children
  • Community Engagement
  • Young people


  • Groups and clubs


  • Accessibility
    Units are meeting virtually but will return to face to face sessions when it is safe to do so.
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Ongoing support; Health and Safety Policy
  • Suitable for under 18s
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
    We are covered by the Girlguiding central insurance policy.
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 12/01/2021

End Date: 23/06/2022

Slot Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning No No No No No No No
Afternoon No No No No No No No
Evening Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No

Availability Details

Our units meetings on weekday evenings during term time and our volunteers typically only work with one or two units in the week. During lockdown and when in the upper Tiers our units are running virtual sessions as we are not permitted to meet face to face.


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