Host Organisation: Cheshire Border Guides

Girlguiding Cheshire Border is looking for adults with an interest in water activities to help provide opportunities for girls.

Opportunity Interests: Children and Young People, Families, Voluntary and Community Sector Support, Women
Type of Activity: Coaching / Mentoring, Training / Teaching, Youth Work
Location: Knutsford
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Sunday AM, Sunday PM

The county owns a range of sailing and canoe / kayak equipment and meets on a Sunday at Tatton Park
- Open Days are held on Sundays from Easter to October to provide girls and young women the chance to try kayaking, canoeing and sailing
- We are looking for ...
Paddlesports Instructors (BCU qualifications)
A Senior/Principle Sailing Instructor (RYA) who's willing to train and gain qualifiications
- We can provide full training for adults interested in learning and gaining skills.
- Equipment is available and can be borrowed
- Families are welcome

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: Yes
Skills and Qualifications Required:

Adults with British Canoe Union (BCU) or Royal Yachting Association (RYA) training and qualifications will be especially welcomed but we are happy to provide training to interested adults to enable them to gain skills and become part of the team

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?: No
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?: Yes
If yes, for what and at what rate?:

Costs of external trainings
Consideration will be given to contributions to travelling and personal equipment costs in certain circumstances

What support is available for the volunteer?:

Support from the the existing water team and its members

What training is available for the volunteer?:

Training is available from experienced team members and opportunities to access both BCU and RYA training sessions will be offered.