THE RIGHT START: Involving Volunteers
***IMPORTANT NOTICE - as of 17th March 2020***
Following government advice around Covid-19 all upcoming training sessions delivered by Support Staffordshire will be CANCELLED. If you have any questions or concerns you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01785 413162.
This training is funded by Staffordshire County Council. To access this session for FREE you must be a member of Support Staffordshire. Support Staffordshire reserves the right to charge you for your booking if you are not a member.
FREE places are restricted to TWO per organisation for this session so please check with your organisation before booking. Additional names can be added to a waiting list.
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Who should attend:
This session is aimed at both paid staff and volunteers who support other volunteers within an organisation.
Volunteers are a valuable resource providing the backbone of many community organisations, and without whom, many groups would not exist. This introductory session is a great place to start learning best practice in recruiting, supporting and retaining volunteers.
• Why people volunteer and the importance of motivation
• Volunteer Policy – what does a ‘good’ policy look like?
• Recruitment – writing good role descriptions to recruit effectively
• Supporting volunteers
• Retention of volunteers – reward and recognition
**Members failure to attend a FREE course without prior cancellation will result in your organisation being charged for your place at the standard half day member rate of £45. To avoid being charged you must provide a minimum of two working days' notice so that your place can be offered to another organisation.**
Refreshments provided. Lunch not included.
Support Staffordshire | Mansell House | 22 Bore Street | Lichfield | WS13 6LL