Governance Officer

Closing Date: Monday 9 September 2019 at 9am

Salary: £31,874 - £36,380 per year (inc. London Weighting)

Job type: Permanent 

Hours: Full Time

Location: HQ, London

Application closing date: Monday 9 September 2019 at 9am

The Role

Girlguiding is one of the largest voluntary youth organisations in the UK and more than half of the female population has been involved in guiding at some point in their lives. The governance officer role is part of Girlguiding’s governance team. The governance team ensures the effective coordination of governance activity across Girlguiding including managing the governance meetings and workflow, providing advice and support on governance matters, maintaining accurate records and governance processes, and ensuring compliance with external regulatory and statutory requirements. The governance officer supports the work of the governance team in the ways outlined below.

Girlguiding values the differences that a diverse workforce brings and is committed to inclusivity, and to employing and supporting a diverse workforce. Girlguiding is proud to be part of the Stonewall Diversity Champions programme, a member of the Business Disability Forum, and a member of Time to Change – improving attitudes towards mental health. While Girlguiding’s young members may be girl only, our staff team is mixed gender. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability (physical or mental), gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion and belief, sex, and  sexual orientation.

How to Apply

Read the application pack and fill out an application form and a diversity monitoring form. Return both forms to us at [email protected]

If you have any questions about the role, please contact our HR team by emailing [email protected] or calling us on 0207 592 1892.