Developing Policies for the Recruitment and Retention of Volunteers (Teignbridge)

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Cost: Teignbridge Volutnary Groups £20, Devon based Volutnary Groups £25, All other Groups £40

This course looks at the policies, procedures and good practice to have in place to help you recruit the volunteers and keep the volunteer you need. The process of developing a Volunteer Policy will involve people at all levels of your organisation and should engage them in the process of involving volunteers. The Volunteer Policy will also clarify to volunteers how they fit in to the organisation and what they can expect from you.

What you’ll learn

  • Why you need a volunteer policy and how they can help you keep your volunteers.
  • What to cover in your policies
  • Resources to help you develop policies
  • Guidance on volunteer agreements
  • Recruitment of volunteers, including equality and diversity
  • Problem solving and complaint procedures for volunteers.


Booking Conditions

To enable benefit to as many groups as possible, booking is generally limited to two people from a single organisation for any one training course. If you would like more places, please email us with details of the extra persons, and if spaces are still available close to the date of the course, we will contact you.
In order to offer this service, Teignbridge CVS uses the data you supply, in accordance with the latest data protection regulations, to administer the course and report on our activities to funders with anonymised data. If you do not consent to this, please do not proceed with your purchase or registration.

Cancellation Terms

If you are unable to attend you may send someone in your place or: More than two weeks’ notice - Full Refund, Less than two weeks’ notice - full amount payable.
The CVS reserves the right to cancel or postpone courses, in which event a full refund will be offered. In the event of a course being cancelled, at least 3 days’ notice will be given, unless circumstances beyond our control intervene.

Contact the organiser

To contact Teignbridge CVS please email or call 01626 326120

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