Jump into your volunteering journey!
Jump IN is an all-encompassing programme, which supports you in every stage of your volunteering journey. Whether you are a seasoned volunteer, or looking for your first role, Jump IN is there for you. The programme allows you to take part in volunteering fairs, training sessions and expert Q&As, so that you can build the skills and knowledge you need to step into any role with confidence. From team collaboration and negotiation; to volunteer governance and fundraising, you will be able to explore every aspect of volunteering.
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The Jump IN programme is hosting a range of workshops across Development Weeks, supporting you as you navigate your volunteering journey. Whether you are just starting out, or are volunteering in a leadership position, we hope our upcoming sessions will support you to further build your skills and confidence.
Conflict Resolution - Wednesday 2nd June 2021, 14:00-16:00
Join Enda Young, from The Clinton Leadership Institute, to explore the key elements of conflict resolution. This online event will explore:
- An introduction to key theories and concepts of conflict resolution
- An insight into the neuroscience of conflict resolution
- Understanding the causes of conflict resolution
- An overview of negotiation and mediation
- Practical and useful conflict resolution skills and strategies
This session is targeted at Queen's students volunteering in leadership positions (e.g. academic reps, student council, peer mentors, club/society committee members) but is open to all Queen's staff and students.
Click here to register.
Volunteer Management - Recruit, Retain, Reward Volunteers - several dates available
Join George, from Volunteer Now Enterprises Ltd., to explore everything you need to know to deliver effective volunteer management.
This session will explore:
- Promoting volunteer opportunities
- Recruitment of volunteers
- Volunteer induction
- Effective volunteer management tools
- Motivating and supporting volunteers
- Valuing volunteers
This session is targeted at Queen's staff and students who are supporting/supervising student volunteers but is open to all Queen's staff and students.
Thursday 29th July 14:00-16:00 - Click here to register.
Wednesday 18th August 14:00-16:00 - Click here to register.
Tuesday 7 September 14:00-16:00 - Click here to register.
**Links for all the events will be forwarded to you after registering via Eventbrite**
These events are open to Queen's students and staff only. Please register using your Queen's email account.
- Eligibility Criteria
Open to all Queen’s students, studying any discipline at any level.