Upcoming Training Sessions: 24 February 2021

RECRUITING, RETAINING & MANAGING VOLUNTEERSWednesday 24th February 202110.00am – 12.30pm Recruiting Volunteers2.00pm-4.30pmManaging VolunteersVenue: A Virtual Training Session on Zoom ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­This interactive and engaging one-day course will explore the challenges of recruiting, retaining and managing volunteers. It is ideal for staff who have this responsibility as their role. We have split the course into two halves to give participants more choice. Morning: Recruiting Volunteers Topics include: 1. Volunteer motivation 2. Writing role descriptions 3.  Writing recruitment adverts 4. Selection process 5. Induction and support https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMsfu6gpz4vH9Fb_87gKrMjiiQqRMADCUlU Afternoon: Managing Volunteers Topics include: 1. Volunteer Supervision 2. Managing changing motivations 3. Dealing with challenging or difficult behaviour 4. Saying “Goodbye” 5. Rewarding and recognising volunteers https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYrd-CgrTkrE9BhzDbxbNYoXP8dM-drG2cW If you have not already achieved 6 Point Promise accreditation this is an ideal opportunity to get started!   Achieving this standard is acknowledgement of your commitment to excellence in volunteer management. It gives potential funders evidence of the quality

Volunteering Herts Annual Conference 2020

You are warmly invited to join Volunteering Herts as we champion best practise in Volunteer Management and the organisations across Hertfordshire who have made a firm commitment to pursuing it. Each year the Volunteering Herts partnership hold a conference celebrating excellence in volunteer management and with the events of COVID-19 dominating world affairs in 2020 good volunteer management is #NeverMoreNeeded. We want to thank those who have continued to support volunteers in delivering services throughout the year. Special tribute will be paid to those involved in supporting the historic effort responding to COVID-19 crisis. Owing to current events our conference this year will be a virtual one. We have put together an unmissable schedule of events and we’d really love you to join us. The event will be going live between 10:30am and 12:30pm on Wednesday 3rd June. Our Keynote speaker this year is HM Lord Lieutenant of Hertfordshire Robert