Do you avoid confrontation like the plague? Struggle to give constructive feedback? Feel like you’re going into battle with certain volunteers every day? This workshop is for you.
While managing volunteers is usually a rewarding task – there can be a nasty side to volunteer management: Performance counseling.
When a volunteer isn’t performing to the best of their ability, or worse – is acting in a negative way that is disrupting your organisation – then performance counseling is in order.
- Understanding the importance of developing policies and procedures – and where to begin
- The ability to deliver the message
- The confidence to have those tough conversations
- Ability to develop prevention strategies and minimise risk
Managers/Leaders of volunteers to build on existing skills
Trainer: Hazel Maynard - Hazel has an amazing background as a volunteer leader and inspirational speaker. In 2017 Hazel received a Life-time Achievement Award at the recent Volunteering Victoria State Volunteer Awards. The honour recognises long-standing, distinguished and meritorious service to the volunteering sector in a leadership role over at least seven years. Come and hear some useful, practical tips on planning for and handling 'tricky volunteer management issues' and build your own skills in this space.
Cost: $35 Volunteering Geelong Financial Members, $45 Non financial members (inc GST)
Session will include a light lunch, please let organiser know if you have any special dietary requirements.