Benefits of Membership

Registering your organisation/project with Volunteer Centre Greenwich will help you deliver a volunteer programme to Best Practice Standards; the following are the services which are free with membership: Membership Application Form available below:

Roles will be prompted through our on line CRM system VC Connect

  • This system allows you to create and manage your own organisations profile and manage and promote your volunteering roles directly to people interested in volunteering.
  • Search the volunteer bank for people who have expressed interest or have the skills needed that match your opportunities criteria
  • One to one support to manage and develop your volunteering roles and ensure your account remains up to date and current

 

Targeted recruitment:

  • Struggling to fill a role or have a role with a short turnaround time, VCG will make a targeted promotion of your role through our networks
  • Promotion of your volunteering roles through our one to one appointments with local people interested in volunteering.
  • Promotion of your volunteering roles at borough events

 

Information and support centre:

  • Volunteering best practice support on developing and managing your volunteering programme
  • One to one support visits provided, identifying your organisations individual support needs
  • Online self-assessment tool to self-assess your volunteering programme and request support if needed
  • Downloadable volunteering fact sheets and policy templates
  • Opportunity to attend volunteering best practice taster sessions to gain an overview of what is involved in managing and supporting volunteers

 

Online support request function:

  • Select the support you need and receive personalised feedback via email or phone

 

Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) support:

  • Advice provided on volunteering roles to see if they require a DBS check
  • Download template role risk assessments
  • Access to a DBS checking service

 

Recognition 250 Awards and Recognition 100 Award Pack

As part of your free membership with Volunteer Centre Greenwich you can put your volunteers forward to be recognised for their contribution to your services.

Forums:

  • VCG will be providing an online forum
  • Post your issues and talk to other members – queries answered by the membership team on a daily basis
  • Topical quarterly Volunteer Manager Forum for managers who like to get together, network and share experiences

 

Volunteer’s newsletter:

  • Need to promote something specific such as an event, course or role! Put an ad or information in the Volunteers by-monthly e – newsletter

 

One Years Membership – 12 Months
 

Funded Groups or
Organisations

  

      Free

   
 

 

Account Management fees can be paid quarterly or in a one of payment

For more information or if you are interested in registering with Volunteer Centre Greenwich

Membership service are funded by City Bridge Trust