Scottish awards committee member for Lothian and Borders

We are looking for a member from Lothian and Borders to join our Scottish awards committee.

The role

The members of the Scottish awards committee are responsible for promoting a culture of thanks and recognition for volunteers across Scotland. This role is part of the Scottish awards committee, which focuses on promoting all Girlguiding and Girlguiding Scotland awards, and encouraging members at all levels to make nominations.


The key skills and attributes that we’re looking for are:

At Girlguiding Scotland, striving to be an inclusive an impactful organisation is at the heart of what we do. We recognise that being a great volunteer isn’t just about the skills that you can bring to the table, but also the unique perspectives that come from your background and life experiences.


The key skills and attributes that we’re looking for in this role are:

  • Membership of Girlguiding
  • Highly enthusiastic with the ability to engage, inspire and motivate others.
  • Articulate and confident when speaking to others in 1-2-1 and group settings, whether face to face or remotely.
  • Approachable, open minded, and flexible.
  • Organised and able to analyse large quantities of written information and match information to given criteria.
  • Able to work as part of a decision-making team.
  • Approachable and open minded, and able to work with others
  • Committed to our values


Apply now

Find out more and download the application pack today! The application deadline is 5pm Friday 31 May.


Get more info

If you would like to have an informal chat please get in touch with Carol Morwood, chair of the Scottish awards committee on