Holsworthy- How to recruit and manage Volunteers

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Holsworthy Memorial Hall

Lee Road

Holsworthy, England EX22 6DJ

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How To recruit and manage Volunteers

Volunteers will have different reasons and motivations for choosing to volunteer their time. They may opt to volunteer to develop their skills, gain experience or give something back to the community. It is the role of the community leader or manager to effectively recruit, motivate, manage and develop volunteers to ensure both parties benefit fully from the process.

What can you expect:

1. Prepare yourself for volunteers

  • - Skills need audit, checking your mission

    - Buy in by the whole organisation.

    - Policies,

    - How will volunteers benefit your organisation?

    - Paperwork :Job Descriptions, Volunteer Agreements Handbooks

2. Attracting and Recruiting Volunteers

  • - Why do people volunteer?

    - How do volunteers choose who to volunteer for?

    - Where are your volunteers?

    - Advertising and recruitment. Application Forms.

3. What to do once you’ve recruited a volunteer

  • - Volunteer induction

    - Manage expectations

4. Retaining Volunteers

  • - How to motivate Volunteers,

    - Volunteer engagement,

    - Celebrating volunteers

    - Volunteer Supervision

5. Understanding the Concept of the Psychological Contract

    6. Understand the importance of Continued Development for Volunteers

      7. What to do when a volunteer leaves your organisation.

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      Holsworthy Memorial Hall

      Lee Road

      Holsworthy, England EX22 6DJ

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