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Wednesday 21 November 201818.00 to 20.00

This Skills 4 Work session is run by Up Skill 4 life who specialise in coaching and delivering tailored training sessions.  The learning outcomes for this session will include

  • Understanding the volunteer lifecycle and the implications of each stage
  • Why do students volunteer? Exploring the features and benefits of volunteering
  • Recognising the barriers to participation and the solutions to overcome them
  • Motivating your volunteers - ‘one size’ will never fit all
  • 1st Impressions count - effectively recruiting & inducting your volunteers
  • The right time to delegate? -The benefits and pitfalls of delegation
  • Giving feedback that is relevant, timely and effective
  • Identifying the challenges to volunteer retention at different points in the year
  • Volunteer succession planning, how to continually develop your volunteers