Recruiting

Get the help you need

If your organisation needs help, take the opportunity use Portsmouth Together to get access to your local volunteer database.

Our Service Standards include:

Brokerage

  • Matching both individuals and groups interested in volunteering with appropriate opportunities in the local community
  • Brokering volunteering opportunities in whichever way is most appropriate using a range of mediums
  • Providing a personal service to advise on appropriate opportunities

Marketing

  • Promoting volunteering as a two-way process that benefits organisations and individuals
  • Promoting volunteering and specific volunteering opportunities online, through printed publicity materials, local media, special events and outreach activities
  • Supporting local and national volunteering campaigns (e.g. National Student Volunteering Week, Volunteers’ Week)

Good practice development

  • Providing good quality information on developing high quality volunteer opportunities, volunteer recruitment and management to organisations; including the development of policies, screening, insurance and compliance with the legislation
  • Extending the reach and impact of volunteering locally, reflecting the needs and diversity of the local community
  • Providing resources for best practice, training or signposting training opportunities
  • Helping volunteers and organisations to resolve problems when things go wrong or relationships break down
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