County Safe & Sound Co-ordinator Volunteer role desc - County Safe Sound

Length of time in the role:-3 years

Supported by  County Commissioner

Number and type of meetings

  • County Blue Team meetings – approx. 3 per year
  • Region Guiding Delivery Meeting. 1 every 2 years
  • County Meetings if required – approx. 2 per year

Can this role be a job share?  Yes

What will I do

  • Provide ongoing support to the county by giving advice and answering specific questions, often by email.
  • Promote and administer any applicable training or qualification for A Safe Space and First Response
  • Meet with First Response Trainers to discuss best practice.
  • Coordinate and carry out top up trainings over the phone and face to face.
  • Coordinate and carry out First Response training
  • Ensure details are entered up on GO.
  • Keep up to date with new resources and programme initiatives and use and cascade information as appropriate.
  • Set up a calendar of trainings for the county.
  • Take an active role in relevant committees within the county as required.
  • Offer a range of guiding activities that broaden the horizon of members and offer an appropriate level of challenge.
  • Help collate reports for those needing training within the County.
  • Maintain clear communication with local commissioners and support them with A Safe Space and First Response.
  • Be an ambassador for the values of Girlguiding.

What skills will I have?

  • Demonstrate a working knowledge and enthusiasm for A Safe Space and First Response.
  • Become an expert in A Safe Space and First Response, use your knowledge to solve problems
  • Friendly, can-do attitude.

What next?
If you would like to apply for this role, please send us a statement of no more than 500 words or a short video considering the following:

  • What skills you have for the role
  • What would be your first consideration in the role?
  • How will you encourage adults to keep up to date with their A Safe Space and First Response

Closing date    October 15th 2021

Applications to County Commissioner:-