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Activity Leader

Girls Friendly Society.

We are looking for women who are passionate about supporting girls and young women and in making a real difference. Established in 1875, GFS provides opportunities for girls and young women to have fun, make friends and build self-esteem, well-being and resilience. Volunteers run weekly groups for girls and young women in safe, single gender, non-judgemental settings through positive relationships with female role models. We are looking for female volunteers in England and Wales to help out at a group on a weekly or fortnightly basis. Volunteers will: o Plan a programme of activities for the group together with the girls, young women and other volunteers using the GFS Programme and downloadable activities available on the website. o Run weekly activities with girls and young women. o Help set up and tidy up before and after sessions including preparing refreshments if needed. o Assist with administration and finance tasks including collecting weekly subs, recording finances, and group fundraising events if needed. o Assist with social media including posting photos and updates to the group's Facebook page. o Assist with regular monitoring and evaluation activities to help GFS to measure and improve its impact on girls and young women. o Assist with engaging and reaching new girls to join the group. o Be an appropriate role model for girls and young women. o Participate in an induction and ongoing training. o Follow GFS Policies and Procedures.

What skills do I need?

Creative,Teamwork,Organising,Talking to others,Listening

When do I need to be available?

Morning Afternoon Evening
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Register your interest
  • Ideal for people interested in
  • Children
  • Craft
  • Health & Safety
  • Media
  • Young people
  • Ideal for people who like
  • Youth Work

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