Volunteer Management Training Course – Recruitment, Selection and Management. COURSE FULLY BOOKED

20th June 2019 - 09:30 AM
Venue: Voluntary Action Rotherham
Cost: £FREE

Calling all Volunteer Managers!    Whether you are an experienced volunteer manager, or new to the role, this FREE course is for you…..   Rotherham Volunteer Centre Logo


Course Details:

Full day (9:30am – 4:00pm)

Combining a mixture of interactive, individual and group activities, this full day course explores a range of topics including; advertising your volunteer role, recruitment, selection and management.   Using case studies and plenty of opportunity for group discussion, we will encourage you to ‘think outside of the box’, with a view to put putting new processes in place, or improving your current volunteer management processes.


The Trainer:

This course is delivered by Kerry McGrath, who has worked for over 12 years at Voluntary Action Rotherham and is an experienced trainer; delivering courses in volunteer management, social action and bespoke training courses.   Part of Kerry’s role is to work with local volunteer involving organisations just like you, to help you to improve your volunteer management systems and help with any queries around good practice.

Previous feedback from the recruitment and selection training course:

‘Fantastic workshop, really useful & I’ll look out for future ones’.   

‘Excellent.  I usually hate training, but this was great.   Engaging and useful!’


This course is the first of three in a series that Voluntary Action Rotherham are offering over the next 12 months.   You can also book a place on our other volunteer management courses; Motivating, Retaining and Good Staff/ Volunteer Relationships.    The final course is;  Volunteers and the Law.   You can find details about these course in our training courses section.


Course Bookings: 

Places are limited and our free courses book up very quickly, so reserve your place today!

FREE         Rotherham Voluntary and Community sector groups, who are VAR members (membership is free).  Click here to find out more about membership.

£50            Voluntary and Community Sector, based outside of the Rotherham area.

£50            Public sector, or Private sector groups, both Rotherham based and outside of area.   A charge will also apply to Voluntary and Community sector groups who are not VAR members.   


Refreshments are provided, but please bring your own lunch.  Alternatively, there is a sandwich shop 5 minutes from the Spectrum, that provides a range of lunch options, at a reasonable price.  

One place per organisation can be booked – but additional places can be allocated nearer to the course date, where places are available.

*All bookings are subject to our Fair Cancellation Policy. If you wish to see a copy of this before you book, please contact us.


Further Support:  

For any questions about this course, or support with volunteer management, please contact Kerry McGrath on Tel: 01709 834451, or e-mail: kerry.mcgrath@varotherham.org.uk


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