ILM Level 5 Award in Management of Volunteers (2 days)
The training sessions are delivered in an participative style by trainers who are experts in their field. There will be group activities, scenarios and time for reflection. The programme has been specifically designed in partnership with Volunteer Now for organisations in the voluntary and community sector.
24 January 2018 Day one - Developing a volunteering policy
- information you need to develop the policy
- value of volunteers
- how to develop a policy
- risk management considerations
30 January 2018 Day two – Manage the motivation of volunteers
- the importance of role descriptions for volunteers
- effective communication with volunteers
- tips on how to keep your volunteers motivated
This training is aimed at people that manage volunteers and contribute to or are responsible for the volunteering policy.
Assessment - As this is an accredited course there is an assignment to complete. This is to show evidence of reflective practice and how you have applied your learning into your organisation. As it is level 5 is at a strategic level and requires you to critique and analyse your practice and organisational policy against best practice. You will be given a month to complete your assignment.
£330 members, £470 non-members
Comments from past participants:
"I thoroughly enjoyed this session and have gained so much knowledge today that I will be able to apply this within my role with a new found confidence" - Abbeyfield Belfast
"This course has given me greater awareness of appropriate volunteer language and a better understanding of complexities of volunteer management" - NI Hospice
Please be aware that you may be charged if you don't attend an event you have registered for - even in the case of free to access events. Full details on our cancellation policy:
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