Not all of our volunteer vacancies are based in units working with girls. We’re also looking for volunteers who can contribute their administrative, leadership, and fundraising skills.

Current vacancies

  • District Commissioners
  • Grant & Fundraising Co-ordinator
  • Minute Taker
  • Leaders/Unit Helpers
District Commissioners
  • Lead and support the local team of leaders
  • Support the local administration of Guiding
  • Facilitate District meetings and events
  • Maintain and develop Girlguiding in the local area
  • Develop the District team and leaders

If you are interested in the District Commissioner role, please contact our office

Grant & Fundraising Co-ordinator

We are looking for a volunteer who has an interest and knowledge of funding applications, grant giving bodies, and grant administration systems.

This would entail advising on and facilitating applications at County, Division, District, and Unit levels, as well as sharing the information to all in Girlguiding Edinburgh on external funding opportunities and deadlines.

If you are interested in this role, please contact our office

Minute Taker

We are looking for a volunteer minute taker for County-level meetings.

This would entail attending regular and/or ADHOC meetings to take minutes and produce a final copy of them within an agreed timescale.

Expenses are available for this role.
If you are interested in this role, please contact our office

Leaders/Unit Helpers

We are always looking for enthusiastic volunteers who’d like to help Rainbows, Brownies, and Guides across Edinburgh have fun and learn. If you’re interested in volunteering with a unit, find out more on our Volunteer With Us page.

Girls take what they do in guiding with them as they grow up. Everything from working in a team, to taking the lead, to speaking out on issues they care about. It helps them develop the skills and confidence to become the young women they want to be. ’