Beyond the UK

Go global with one of our overseas opportunities for women aged 18 to 30

Pack your bag and get ready to roam

As a member of Girlguiding, you’re also part of the largest women’s organisation in the world – the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS).

This means that as well as adventure, challenge and personal development in the UK, our offer for young women also includes opportunities to travel overseas. And take part in guiding activities with women from across the world.      

What you can do 

GOLD Coordinator

Age: Between 18 to 30 when the role starts (1 January 2019).

Apply for the role of volunteer lead and become the first point of contact for all our exciting GOLD projects. You’ll support each team of participants to deliver great guiding development projects.

Deadline: 26 October 2018. Interviews are scheduled for Saturday 8 December.

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GOLD (Guiding Overseas linked with Development)

Age: 18+

Apply for this incredible opportunity to see the international world of guiding in action! Work with members of guiding in another country and make friends and memories for life.

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Take part or volunteer at an international event overseas

Age: 18+

See the world while supporting young people to have an interntional adventure and meet guiding and scouting members from all over the world. Roles include communications and unit support for events such as Roverway, Moot and Jamboree.

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Volunteer at an international event in the UK

Age: 18+

Be part of a service team at an international event, camp or jamboree in the UK. Your role could be running activities, working in medical centres, catering or something else.

Check out the latest events in our opportunity finder

Experience global guiding at a World Centre

Age: 18+

WAGGGS' World Centres stretch from London and Switzerland to Mexico, India and Africa. Whether you attend an event, volunteer at a centre, or just want to visit, time at any of the World Centres is an unforgettable international guiding experience.

Visit a World Centre

Represent Girlguiding at an international level

Age: 18+

Sometimes there are exciting opportunities with WAGGGS  to represent guiding at a range of conferences and seminars all over the world

Check the opportunity finder for the latest ways to get involved

Tell us what you think

This is part of our new offer by young women, for young women and we need your feedback and suggestions. We'll continue to expand the opportunities over time. So get in touch to tell us what you'd like to see added.