Training: Developing a positive volunteer culture in organisations

When: 25/06/2020 @ 10:00 – 16:00
Where: Volunteer Ireland, 18 Eustace St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, D02 WR53, Ireland

Developing an effective and positive volunteer culture can have real benefits for your organisation and this course helps will help you plot out the practical steps you need to take to create one. At the end of the training session

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Training: Measuring the impact of your volunteer programme

Volunteer Management Master Classes
When: 26/03/2020 @ 10:00 – 16:00
Where: Volunteer Ireland, 18 Eustace St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, D02 WR53, Ireland

Measuring the impact of volunteering activities is increasingly important as the demand for organisations to evidence impact and outcomes becomes greater. The Volunteer Impact Assessment Toolkit (VIAT) provides information and customisable tools, which organisations of all sizes can use to

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Training: Developing and leading a volunteer strategy

Join our Training and Consultancy e-zine
When: 21/05/2020 @ 10:00 – 16:00
Where: Volunteer Ireland, 18 Eustace St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, D02 WR53, Ireland

We will address the purpose and benefits of developing a strategy specifically for volunteering within your organisation. You’ll learn what works well and consider the best approach to take. We’ll talk about how you can influence others and develop a

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Training: Positive relationships between staff & volunteers

When: 19/11/2020 @ 11:00 – 13:00
Where: Online Webinar

Effective relations between paid staff and volunteers can lead to an enjoyable and productive workplace for both groups. Organisations wishing to involve volunteers need to firstly consult with those individuals with whom the volunteers will be working. Volunteer roles, management

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Training: Advancing your volunteer interviewing skills

Volunteer Management Webinars
When: 22/10/2020 @ 11:00 – 13:00
Where: Online Webinar

Interviewing candidates for volunteer roles is imperative to ensure you are selecting the most qualified person. A key outcome of conducting an interview is the acceptance and agreement of the volunteer applicant and the prospective volunteer manager. Without this significant

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Training: How to disengage a volunteer from your programme

When: 24/09/2020 @ 11:00 – 13:00
Where: Online Webinar

One of the recurrent nightmares of any volunteer manager is encountering a situation in which they may have to consider ‘firing’ a volunteer. For many this prospect creates severe stress, both over the appropriateness of the action and over fear

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Training: Managing volunteers at festivals & events

Training for volunteers for festivals and events
When: 27/02/2020 @ 10:00 – 16:00
Where: Volunteer Ireland, 18 Eustace St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, D02 WR53, Ireland

Volunteers play a key role in making events a success.  They can fulfill a range of roles such as managing your social media, welcoming your attendees, finding sponsors or capturing video footage of your event allowing you to promote the

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Training: Managing risk in volunteer programmes

When: 30/01/2020 @ 09:30 – 13:00
Where: Volunteer Ireland, 18 Eustace St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, D02 WR53, Ireland

Risk management should be integrated into every aspect of a volunteer programme. Although much of the analysis and policy development takes place at the board level of the organisation, the overall effectiveness is only as good as the staff and

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Event: National Volunteer Management Conference 2020

When: 22/04/2020 @ 09:00 – 16:20
Where: Institute for Lifecourse and Society, Upper Newcastle, Galway, Ireland

The tenth annual National Volunteer Management Conference will take place on Wednesday 22nd April 2020  in the Institute for Lifecourse and Society at the National University of Ireland, Galway. The National Volunteer Management Conference enables and enhances volunteering through the promotion of

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Event: CEV Capacity Building Conference – LEVEL

CEV Capacity Building Conference 2020
When: 22/04/2020 – 24/04/2020 all-day
Where: Institute for Lifecourse and Society, University Rd, Galway, Ireland

We are delighted to announce that Galway City who will host the European Volunteer Centre (CEV) Capacity Building Conference LEVEL: Large Events: Volunteering, Empowerment and Learning on Wednesday 22 to Friday 24 April 2020 in the Institute for Lifecourse and

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