20 February 2012

CJS Focus on Volunteering

CJS Focus on Volunteering published today.

30 pages including adverts for 115+ placements as well as listings for some of the many volunteer projects and organisations across the country.
Endorsed by NATUR, CMA and SCRA.
Articles:
> Volunteering Pays, how volunteering helped lead to a paid post. James Elliott, Countryside Ranger at Cameron House
> Volunteering can be a valuable first step to working in the great outdoors, from JobCentre Plus, Department for Work and pensions. Includes information on what benefits you can claim whilst volunteering and what criteria you must fulfil.
> A holiday with a difference, The National Trust.  Information on working conservation holidays at their properties.
> Architects to Archivists, South and West Wales Wildlife Trust. Some of the more unusual ways of volunteering.
> Some Golden Rules of Volunteer Management, Association of Volunteer Managers. Some of the key things to consider to ensure you volunteer management delivers for your organisation and your volunteers.
> Volunteer trends, changes in volunteering noticed by CJS and by volunteer managers
> Volunteering for a small charity, the vital role played by volunteers at an independent charity, Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust
Read it in full here.