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Developing meaningful roles for volunteers – half day workshop – 17 November

Developing meaningful roles for volunteers

A half day workshop facilitated by Rob Jackson from the UK.

Developing roles for volunteers is an aspect of volunteer management that gets little attention compared to the more popular topics of recruitment and selection. Yet without well designed, meaningful and motivating volunteer roles, it is often much harder to get and keep volunteers. This workshop will provide a method – and outline the key issues to consider – for developing such volunteer roles.

The workshop will be followed by a light lunch and the opportunity to network with other Volunteer Managers.

This is a professional development opportunity for volunteer managers across the Top of the South.

For those of you who didn’t get the opportunity to meet with Rob Jackson during his 2015 NZ tour, Rob is one of the leading authorities on volunteering in the world. Rob has helped shape the strategic direction for Volunteering England as well as writing, speaking and training on volunteer programme management for over 20 years. For more info visit: https://sites.google.com/site/robjacksonconsulting/home

Date: Friday 17th November 2017
Time: Workshop 9:30 – 12:30 Lunchtime networking: 12:30 – 2pm
Venue: Trafalgar Pavilion, Trafalgar Park enter from Hathaway Terrace off Trafalgar Street, Nelson Cost: $20/person (including lunch) + GST. A limited number of petrol vouchers will also be available to people travelling/carpooling some distance.

Register online at: https://www.volunteernelson.org.nz/ workshop-registration/

Enquiries to: admin@volunteernelson.org.nz 03 546 7681

Article type: Training
Start date: November 17, 2017
Start time: 9:30 AM
End Date: November 17, 2017
End Time: 2:00 PM
Venue:Trafalgar Pavilion

Cost: $20 per person

Contact Name: Holly or Jane
Contact Phone: 03 546 7681
Contact Email: admin@volunteernelson.org.nz