Volunteers: recruiting and managing

Tuesday, 6 October 2020
Online | 10.00am-11.30am

Ensure you are confident and able to recruit, manage and support volunteers to deliver high quality service within your organisation.

Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at staff and managers who recruit, train and manage volunteers.

What will you learn?

This course will:

  • Explore the legal issues involved in recruiting volunteers
  • Discuss how you can ensure volunteering adds value to your service and to client outcomes
  • Explain how to appropriately recruit, induct, manage, develop and retain volunteers
  • Consider how you can integrate volunteers within your services, dealing confidently with any fears or concerns
  • Enable you to address the needs of a diverse team of volunteers 
  • Enable you to confidently make and implement decisions to develop or terminate a volunteer’s contract. 


How our online training courses work: Each course subject consists of 3 live interactive training modules, which will take place over 3 consecutive weekly installments. The course will be tailored to address the needs of the sector during COVID-19. When you sign up, you will be signing up for all 3 modules.

We ask for a commitment from delegates to attend all 3 sessions. Sessions are not recorded, and slides will not be available until all 3 sessions have taken place.

Module 1: Tuesday, 6 October 2020  | 10.00am-11.30am

Module 2: Tuesday, 13 October 2020 | 10.00am-11.30am

Module 3: Tuesday, 20 October 2020 | 10.00am-11.30am


£75.00 per person - all three modules are included in this price

Payment can be made by card via PayPal. For bookings of 3 or more places, an invoice can be raised - please email Lana.Newby@homelesslink.org.uk to make bookings to be invoiced. We are unable to take requests for invoicing for fewer than 3 people for our online training.

This course is also available to be booked for staff teams of up to 20 people, to be delivered online "in-house" in live interactive sessions on dates to suit your organisation.

Please contact James.Cuming@homelesslink.org.uk or telephone James on 07375 042 815​ for more information. Prices are from £850 for up to 20 staff members.


For individual/small group bookings for the dates above - Book your place