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Effective Volunteer Management - Working with Young Volunteers

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Voluntary Action Islington

200A Pentonville Road

London

N1 9JP

United Kingdom

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Offering the right support and management for volunteers plays a key role in retention. Managing young volunteers, often new to the workplace, may present particular challenges. This course will show you how to get it right.

Who is it for:

The course is aimed at people who have a line-management responsibility for volunteers from small to medium BAME organisations (up to 25 paid staff) that currently use volunteers, aged 18-30, or are thinking of doing so.

What the course will cover:

By the end of the course participants will:

  • understand the benefits and challenges of involving young volunteers

  • understand volunteering motivations in young people, and barriers they may face

  • know about legal issues related to involving young volunteers, including: know how to target their recruitment activities to young volunteers; health & safety considerations; insurance; Child Protection

  • know which roles are suitable and unsuitable for young people

  • understand how to tailor their volunteer management to better suit young people


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200A Pentonville Road

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