supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
  • Lunchtime Learning Recruiting the Volunteers You Need

    Created: 01/02/2023, Updated: 23/02/2023

    When: 12:00 1:00, Tuesday 09 May 2023
    Where: Microsoft Teams Call, Online, Anywhere, N/A
    This event is being organised by Fife Voluntary Action
    This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.


    Book a place(s) now!

    FVA lunchtime learning sessions are aimed at raising the skills and capacities of local service providers interested in improving or enhancing their provision in Fife.

    Voluntary activity accounts for enormous benefits across the third sector in Fife and without our volunteers our work could not be done.  Attracting the volunteers that best suit the volunteer roles you have, needs consideration and planning. FVA can help with this by offering top tips on how to get the right person first time, as well as making the most of FVAs volunteer web page.

    At this session, and Janine Stenhouse, Volunteering Development Officer along with Nicci McDougall, Volunteering Support Officer, both with FVA, will guide us through:

    •  How to be clear about what kind of volunteer you need (skills, attributes, experience etc);
    •  How to explain the benefits of volunteering, including what support you are offering as part of that process (e.g., induction, training);
    •  How to make best use of Fife Voluntary Action’s registration process and website to promote your volunteering opportunity;
    •  How to maximise your networks and local resources to get your opportunity the exposure it needs;
    •  How to encourage the right volunteers towards your organisation, using your role description to break down potential barriers.

    The Volunteering Development team can also offer a separate time to review your existing volunteering opportunities if you wish. Please contact [email protected] to request this.


    Phone: 01592 760720
    E-mail: [email protected]
    Book a place(s) now!



    What now?
    See other news/events in the Training and Learning category
    Go to the main News page
    Tell us about your own news

Suggest an update/report an error/enquire about this page

News/Events Categories:

FVA news (252 items)
Job Vacancies (2,644 items)
Social Enterprise (79 items)
Funding and Finance (1,479 items)
Training and Learning (1,923 items)
Community Events (2,760 items)
Goods Donations and Services (71 items)
General News (3,049 items)
Volunteering (400 items)
Partnerships Networks and Forums (138 items)


Go to the main News page

Share your news/events

It's free! Tell us about your event, news, training, vacancy etc. by completing a short form and we'll add it to our e-bulletins and website - accessed by thousands of people every month.


Sign up to our e-bulletins

Subscribe to our e-bulletins today to keep up-to-date with all of the latest news and events across Fife's Third Sector.

Sign up for e-bulletins now