Warwickshire CAVA supports volunteer-involving organisations and groups in developing and maintaining good practice in their relationships with volunteers.
Visit our Resource Library: or select the library links below to view up-to-date fact sheets and templates, which are available to download separately or as compilations.
Strategic Planning for Volunteer Involvement - initial planning for setting up a volunteer programme. Also helpful for improving existing volunteer programmes from a strategic perspective. Includes downloadable budget planners and checklists to help you through the process.
Volunteers and the Law - comprehensive information on law as it relates to volunteers. Includes information on welfare benefits, insurance health and safety, DBS checking, data protection, safeguarding and more. Template letters and sample agreements can be downloaded.
Volunteer Policy, Handbook and Agreement - advice and guidance on creating these cornerstones of your volunteer programme. Includes sample policy wording, sample handbook and sample agreement that can be amended to suit your programme.
Volunteer Recruitment: sample volunteer registration forms and interview forms available to download and amend to suit your purposes. Fact sheets and resources coming soon on developing a recruitment strategy, formulating role descriptions, promoting roles and more.
Volunteer Management: information coming soon. To include: volunteer retention, inclusive volunteering, addressing challenges with volunteers.
Involving Young Volunteers: information coming soon.
For more information or to arrange a meeting, contact your local Warwickshire CAVA Volunteering Coordinator.