FREE Recruiting, Managing and Supporting Volunteers - Online (Ref 1349)


Date: 31/01/2024

Time: 09:30 - 13:30

Price: Free

TWO DAY ONLINE COURSE on 31st January and 7th February
Evidence shows that volunteering boosts confidence and self-esteem, many people with support needs such as learning disabilities or poor mental health need help to volunteer in a structured way, This course will support organisations to take a structured approach to ensure people gain the best possible outcomes from volunteering.

• Successful recruitment of volunteers
• Sustaining the involvement of volunteers
• Managing and motivating volunteers.

• Identify ways of attracting 'the right' volunteers
• Discuss recruitment, induction and training/support requirements
• Discuss documentation including Volunteer Agreements
• Identify legal requirements and best practices
• Recognise ways to provide ongoing support and demonstrate commitment
• Determine ways of managing and motivating volunteers
• Meet others to discuss their own best practice, ideas and ways of implementing the volunteering process

On completion of this course you may wish to go on one of our other free course such as; Connect, Support and Change - Healthy Conversations or Dealing with difficult individual and conversations course:

This free course is aimed at adult’s aged 19+ whose home address is in Hampshire and who can meet one of the following criteria:
• Do not have a full Level 2 qualification
• In receipt of Income Support or Universal Credit
• Families with school age children in receipt of free school meals
• Have a learning difficulty and/or disability
• Who are at risk of/have mental health needs
• Earn less than £20,319 annual gross salary
• Have refugee status

Community First also over bespoke training on a wide range of our courses to meet individual group’s needs – enquire at


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