Training and mentoring roles

Help others to learn in a volunteer role that supports the personal development of adult members through high-quality training

Share your knowledge and skills by delivering training, or supporting or mentoring trainers

Give your time to support the learning and development of members in your area. By helping others to gain skills and knowledge, you'll have a direct impact on our girls and the experiences they have in guiding.

These roles are suited to volunteers with previous experience of guiding.

Trainer/prospective trainer

Join hundreds of inspiring volunteers who help other members to learn. As a trainer, you will facilitate and deliver Girlguiding learning opportunities so that we are all providing quality guiding.

Trainer/prospective trainer role description.

Trainer qualification tutor

As a tutor you'll do rewarding work with our enthusiastic group of prospective trainers - those working towards their Training qualification - to make sure they have the right skills to train others.

Trainer qualification tutor role description.


Be a friendly face - and much more - to a fellow volunteer as they train for one of our qualifications. As well as supporting them, you will also decide when they are qualified.

Mentor role description.

Leader in training coordinator

As a leader in training coordinator, you’ll work as part of a county team to support leaders in training. You’ll match them with their mentor and keep track of their their progress as they train to be a leader.

Leader in training coordinator description.

Leadership qualification coordinator

Help volunteers in your area get the most out of our leadership training opportunities. Enjoy working with volunteers as they learn, and watch them succeed with your help.

Leadership qualification coordinator role description.

Trainer reviewer

As an experienced tutor, you will motivate other tutors to deliver high quality training and support them as they work with prospective trainers.

Trainer reviewer role description.

Leadership qualification verifier

Use your expert knowledge of our leadership training to verify qualifications submitted by leaders in training. Your contribution will make sure that we offer a consistent standard of mentoring support to members.

Leadership qualification verifier role description.

Trainer coordinator

In this role you'll be a point of contact for Girlguiding's impressive programme of training in your area. Responsibilities include making sure that our yrainers get the right training for their role.

Trainer coordinator role description.

Trainer qualification coordinator

This role - for an experienced trainer - coordinates the training opportunities we offer to prospective trainers. This is an opportunity to share your knowledge with members in your area and offer support.

Trainer qualification coordinator role description.

Fliss Callanan

Fliss Callanan Trainer and leader, Midlands

From all of the training I've done throughout my time in Girlguiding, I've gained so much confidence and the ability to work with large groups of people - I never thought I'd train a room of 100 people!