Become one of our Volunteer Centre Mentors
Find out more on 12th November 2014 10.00am-12.30pm
The Volunteer Centre is looking for volunteer mentors to support some of our clients into volunteering. We support a variety of people to begin volunteering and some of these people may need a little bit of extra help to get started.
We will provide you with full training to give you the skills and confidence to help somebody find, and begin a meaningful volunteer placement.
We are running an Introduction to Mentoring session on 12th November for anyone who wishes to find out more about this role. During the session we will explore:
- The role of volunteer mentors
- The stages involved in mentoring
- Setting the boundaries
- Communication skills
Volunteer Management Autumn Training
These courses are designed as an introduction to the essentials of volunteer management for anyone who has responsibility for managing volunteers.
All courses will take place at Harrogate Community House. For more information about the content of each course and booking details please click on the links below.
6th Nov 2014 (1.00-4.00pm)
20th Nov 2014 (1.00-4.00pm)
4th Dec 2014 (1.00-4.00pm)
14th Jan 2015 (1.00-4.00pm)
Past attendees on our training said: “I feel I’ve learnt things I can put into immediate practice” and “Lots of tips and advices which I can use in my role. Thanks!”
Receive a 10% discount when you book on all 4 courses (see booking page for details)
FREE 'Involving...' Training Workshops
Our new 'Involving..' workshops explore how to successfullly manage volunteers with additional or different needs. Each workshop provides practical hints and tips and features an 'Ask the Expert' session.
We are currently able to offer free places on these courses for volunteer-involving organisations which work in the Harrogate District. Places are limited so don't miss out:
Involving Volunteers with mental Health Needs
5th November 2014 10.00 -12.30
Involving Volunteers with a Learning Disability
26th November 2014 10.00 -12.30
The sessions will take place at Community House, 46-50 East Parade, Harrogate HG1 5RR. For further information about these courses or to book your free place click on the links above.
These courses are free for a limited time only thanks to the iVolunteer Project which is supported by the Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales and the Scurrah Wainwright Charity.