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Recruitment of volunteers with a criminal record

1 Feb 2019 - 15:56


Jack's Guide to Volunteer Handbooks

23 Aug 2018 - 15:07

Here's a quick guide to where to start when thinking about your volunteer handbook from Jack, Active Communities...

Writing and uploading an Employer Supported Volunteer opportunity

23 Aug 2018 - 15:02


Volunteer Centre Manchester works with Manchester City Council and Manchester Health and Care...

Funding and volunteers

28 Jun 2018 - 16:07

Involve Bracknell Forest and Wokingham have put together this collection of potential funding opportunities for...

The University of Manchester - Working with student volunteers

8 Mar 2018 - 12:16

The University of Manchester Volunteering and Community Engagement Team will offer you their enthusiasm, knowledge,...

Volunteers from overseas

24 Nov 2017 - 09:40

The rules about people from overseas volunteering can be complex. This document explains who from overseas can and...

Volunteers timesheet

26 Jul 2017 - 14:11

Keep a record of your volunteers time on our template volunteers timesheet

What is mentoring? booklet by Manchester Mind

19 Dec 2016 - 14:35

This is a booklet about Manchester Mind’s mentoring service. The mentoring service is part of ‘YASP’ which is...

What is volunteering? booklet by Manchester Mind

19 Dec 2016 - 14:34

This booklet is about volunteering in general but has been designed specifically about volunteering at Manchester...

Micro-volunteering: What is it and how can I get involved?

26 Sep 2016 - 15:03

Micro-volunteering is when a volunteer, or a team of volunteers undertake a task either online through an internet-...

Volunteering and Benefits

1 Sep 2016 - 11:55

If you are receiving state benefits you are still allowed to volunteer. This guidance gives an overview of what you...

Volunteer Centre Manchester Noticeboard – your flyers, posters, literature and copy needed!

9 Oct 2015 - 15:10

Volunteer Centre Manchester has developed a Noticeboard Toolkit that allows organisations and agencies to print and...

An introduction to volunteering – a social story

6 Aug 2015 - 13:53

This presentation has been developed by Manchester Mind with Volunteer Centre Manchester and has been funded by The...

Guide for volunteers on DBS checks

24 Jul 2015 - 16:05

The guide provides information on the disclosure application process for volunteers

Volunteer Centre Manchester Reward and Recognition Programme

19 May 2015 - 11:51

We have developed a programme to reward volunteers for the invaluable time given to Volunteer Centre Manchester (VCM...

Volunteering with a Criminal Record

19 Dec 2014 - 10:03

Back on Track have produced a new edition of their booklet...

Policy 016 – Volunteer Expenses

25 Oct 2012 - 14:39

Policy Description
• All volunteers should be made aware that they are entitled to out of pocket expenses....

Policy 015 – Expectations From A Volunteer’s Perspective

25 Oct 2012 - 14:39

Ten expectations that volunteers should have of their volunteering opportunity
Written by Volunteer, Volunteer...

Policy 014 – Step by Step Guide to Organising Your Volunteer Programme

25 Oct 2012 - 14:38

Organising your Volunteering Programme
• Plan and identify the need for volunteers.
• Write Task...

Policy 013 – Volunteer Policy Example

25 Oct 2012 - 14:38

What is a volunteer policy?
• It is a framework for a volunteer programme
• It enables the organisation to...