Volunteer recruitment NEW COURSE

This course covers ways in which volunteers can be recruited and how to develop a recruitment plan.

By the end of the course participants should:

  • Know the elements required for an effective volunteer recruitment plan and what must under-pin it
  • Understand the methods available for recruiting volunteers and their pros and cons
  • Have an appreciation of how to make a recruitment campaign effective, both inside and outside the organisation
  • Understand monitoring and evaluation
  • Develop an action plan to apply within the organisation

The programme for this one-day training course is as follows:

09.45 Coffee
10.00 Introductions, what do we want to get out of the day and domestic announcements
10.15 Session 1: The volunteer management cycle and planning for a recruitment campaign
11.15 Session 2: Exercise; What are the pros and cons of the different ways of recruiting volunteers?
12.45 Lunch & networking
13.30 Session 3: Six things that make recruitment campaigns successful 
14.30 Session 4: How to do it even better next time – monitoring and evaluation
15.30 Next steps; action lists, summary and feedback
16.00 (approx) Close

The next time this course is running is 30th May 2013 . The venue is the Business Technology Centre, Bessemer Drive, Stevenage, Herts SG1 2DX which is about 20 minutes out of Kings Cross and close to Junction 7 of the A1M. Please see here for details.To book a place on this course, please complete the online booking form here. Note; this link will take you to another website and you will have to press the back arrow to continue browsing on this site.

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