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Volunteer pathway

A guide to good practice in volunteer engagement.

Volunteering impact

This guide helps you analyse the difference your volunteers make to your organisation, service users, wider community and volunteers themselves.

Every volunteer matters

Some tips on just some of the ways in which a volunteer involving organisation can demonstrate the importance of volunteers to the organisation.

A good practice guide for Volunteering-involving Organisations

This guide is designed to give an overview of good practice for involving volunteers in your organisation.

Volunteering induction checklist

This handy checklist is useful for organisations when inducting volunteers, covering an introduction to your organisation, policies and procedures.

Estimating volunteer value

The economic value of volunteering can be calculated on the basis of the amount that it would cost to pay employees to do the work carried out by volunteers i.e. by multiplying the number of hours that volunteers give by the hourly rate of employing someone to do that work.

Outcomes wheel

This tool is designed to demonstrate an individual’s experience, positive or otherwise, of obtaining appropriate and meaningful volunteering opportunities.

Volunteering Role Description

Use this form to describe your volunteer role so we can advertise it to volunteers.