Represent Girlguiding at the WAGGGS Europe Region Conference

We’re on the look out for volunteers to join the Girlguiding conference delegation. Closes 17 February

Help shape the future of WAGGGS Europe Region

The WAGGGS Scout and Guide Europe Region Conference happens every three years. It is an opportunity for all members organisations from across Europe to come together. To make key decisions for the future as well as to share, learn and inspire each other. We’re looking for volunteers to attend the conference as part of the Girlguiding delegation. 

When: 24-29 August 2019                      

Where: Split, Croatia

How much: All reasonable costs for the conference will be covered by Girlguiding

Download the application pack now

Download the application pack now

Download the application pack now

What will I do?

You’ll get the opportunity to meet and work with like-minded people from across Europe. There will be a variety of speakers, trainings and sharing of learning sessions throughout the conference. These will give you the opportunity to learn and develop your skills.

As part of the Girlguiding delegation you’ll be involved in decision making around the conference motions. You’ll also support the delegation to engage and excite our members on social media.

How much time will I need to give?

You’ll need to be able to attend the full conference in Split, Croatia from 24 – 29 August 2019.

You’ll also need to attend one delegation briefing weekend which will either be the 11 – 12 May 2019 or the 1 – 2 June 2019. As well as join three or four phone conferences before the event with the rest of the delegation to help prepare for the conference.

Who can apply?

To apply for the role you will need to be:

  • An active member of Girlguiding
  • Aged 18 or over

We are looking for people who have:

  • A good understanding of international guiding and WAGGGS
  • Knowledge of social media and other communication tools
  • Great communication skills
  • A commitment to Girlguiding and WAGGGS’ mission and vision

Download the application pack for more information about the role.

How do I apply?

Interested? You’ll need to complete the following steps:

  • Download the application pack
  • Make sure you read the role description to check you meet the requirements
  • Email your completed application form to [email protected] by midnight Sunday 17 February 2019
  • Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a Skype interview on either Wednesday 13 or Tuesday 19 March after 8pm

Any questions?

If you have any questions, please email Charlotte Makanga, International Commissioner.