Managing Remote Volunteers - FREE training session.
Date:Tuesday, 9th March 2021
Trainer: Anna Barrow, Voluntary Action Leicestershire
This session will cover the best practice and challenges of managing and supporting remote volunteers, applying good practice to working with volunteers in a different way.
At the end of this session, learners should be able to:
Understand what is meant by the term remote volunteer
Identify the challenges faced by those managing remote volunteers
Create a positive culture for remote volunteers
Look at effective communication methods and how to handle difficult situations
Identify and manage potential risks involved in remote volunteers.
Voluntary Action Leicestershire (VAL)
VAL like WCAVA is an infrastructure support organisation; they are contracted to provide support to the VCSE sector across Leicester and Leicestershire. This service is commissioned by both the City & County Councils and Clinical Commissioning Groups. A significant part of this contract is the provision by VAL of training, learning and networking events.
As an accredited Volunteer Centre, VAL provides regular training sessions to volunteer managers covering a range of topics. Content will be tailored to the different groups attending the sessions and they encourage all groups to share the issues they may be facing.