ONLINE Managing and Retaining Volunteers Now


During the current health crisis, the volunteer workforce has become more important than ever. You may be struggling to find volunteers, or maybe you have so many now that you are finding it difficult to manage them and keep them all. This course looks at how to make the most of the situation we all find ourselves in by managing and retaining your valuable volunteer workforce.

What We’ll Cover

  • Methods of supporting volunteers to aid retention
  • What motivates your volunteers and maintaining motivation – why they stay/go
  • Supervision/management of volunteers
  • Share resources you can use to help with Covid-19 volunteer planning and have useful discussions.

Benefits to You

Our expert volunteer coordinator and trainer will provide you with some different angles, best practice, inspiration and ideas to try out with your own organisation.

Course Location

ONLINE with Jon Rees

Location Notes

About the Trainer

Jon Rees is a very experienced volunteer coordinator and trainer. In recent years, he has worked for Community360, Firstsite and ACE to coordinate their volunteering programmes. He has worked for Community360 for five years and previously worked for nearly a decade as an Employment Advisor/Project Worker and course tutor for a local charity across Colchester and Tendring. He also currently leads Colchester Time Bank ad hoc volunteering project, as well as supporting many other projects in the Colchester Volunteer Centre.

Jon has a fun, engaging style and makes any training session a joy to take part in.

29 October 2020
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm



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Ticket TypePriceSpaces
BURSARY - Uttlesford Charitable Organisations only£25.00
Standard Ticket£35.00