Volunteers... CRB... DBS... Regulated Activity... Barred Lists... Confusion. A half day interactive worksh0p addressing the recent changes in criminal record checks for volunteers, and all the great ways if keeping your organisation and volunteers safe. I can deliver this for your organisation... please get in touch. Picking apart the JARGON Activities: checking real-life volunteer roles … Continue reading Training: Volunteer Disclosure Checks
Facilitating Groups Effectively - a two-day course through LVSC and Happy. Highly interactive with lots of chance to practice techniques, and time to reflect on your own skills and development. Previous comments on the course: "Clever approach"... "Lots of short sessions that covered plenty of content" 16th/17th October, course outline here, please call to book … Continue reading Latest Learning Opportunities
I'm working on a project for Greater London Volunteering: creating a set of tools (and guide of how to use them) that help us measure how well volunteer involvement in our groups is doing. The aim: it will enable us all to be more clear about the good so we can shout about it, and … Continue reading Evaluation tools: Keeping track of involvement
Volunteer led? Unable to find funding for what you do? Larger organisation losing funding? Not interested in playing the fundraising game? How to you get a project done through community organising, volunteer involvement and perhaps a smattering of enterprise? Where: Chelmsford Date: 25 April 2012 What is it about? How do you make change happen … Continue reading Doing it Without Funding
Last year I delivered a workshop "Networking and Influencing to make your ideas happen" at Futureversity. This year I hope to run the workshop again, and also have an idea for a new session: Careers Advice: The Truth! around real-life work and career case studies focusing on the real story about how people get work, … Continue reading Young trainers – plan and train with me?