Best Practice Toolkit



Within this toolkit there is information to get you started in producing your Volunteer Policy and Procedures. Included are examples of best practice for your use.   


Toolkit Model Examples Toolkit Reference
Checklist Checklist Policy Agreement Form/Other
Volunteer Policy  A2  B1    
Health & Safety  B2   Policy Guidance
Equal Opportunities  A4  B4   Policy Guidance
Data Protection  A9     Policy Guidance
Vulnerable Adults & Child Protection    B5    
Working with children and young people  A5  B5    Policy Guidance
Working with Volunteers with additional support needs    B5   Guidance 
Volunteer Agreements     B6 B7   
Volunteer out of pocket expenses       Policy Guidance C6 C7 
Insurance Cover       C12 
Volunteer Drivers       C12 
Volunteer Agreements  B6 B7
Confidentiality     B9   
Recruitment and Selection        
Task Description/Specification A6       
Application forms       C1     C2 
Criminal records Guidance 
References       C5 
Training and development A7      Guidance 
Task Record A6 C8 
Training Record  C9
Support and Supervision       Guidance C8 
Resolving problems   B1    Guidance 
Other information        
Welfare benefits        Guidance
Day Trips and Visits A8      C10