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

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

  

      £100

   
 

Organisations or Groups with an income of 10k or below

      Free

 

Membership 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