Volunteer Management Training

Sligo Volunteer Centre run regular Volunteer Management Training for not for Profit Organisations


The 4 VMT modules are designed by Volunteer Ireland and delivered in a hands-on, participative style by SVC. They are designed to provide participants with a Best Practice Framework for involving volunteers in their organisation. The training covers the following topics:

Module 1:  How to plan and get ready for volunteer involvement

Module 2: Best practice for recruitment, selection and induction of volunteers 

Module 3: Day to day management, support and supervision of volunteers

Module 4: To give participants the knowledge and tools to design and implement a volunteer policy

Who is it for? VMT is aimed at those individuals responsible for directly dealing with & managing volunteers or those organisations with volunteer structures that need development or wish to develp best practice volunteer management frameworks for their groups/organisations.

So which Sligo community groups & organisations have already completed this valuable training?? 


Promoting the best practice & leadership in Volunteering in County Sligo

The following Organisations & Groups in Sligo have successfully completed Volunteer Management Training.

2015- The Model, St. Johns Community Hospital, Sligo Mediation Services, Sligo North Side Centre, Branching out, The Hawkswell Theatre, Sligo Lend a Hand, MS Therapy Centre, Sligo Volunteer Centre, SVP Sligo.

2013 - Children In Hospital Ireland; Youth City Cranmore; St Johns Community Hospital; Order of Malta; Third Age Advocacy Group for Older People; Sligo MS Therapy Shop; Sligo Lend A Hand.

2012 - Northside Community Centre; Rathbraughan Residents Association; Wisdom Services Cregg House; Sligo Centre for Independent Living; Shalmar Men’s Hostel; National Learning Network; St. Vincent De Paul Society; Cranmore Community Partnership.

2011 - Bothar; Disability Services; Combre - Romania;  Focus Point; Sligo Sports Partnership;Carers HSE; Ballymote Community Enterprise; Domestic Violence Association; Simon Community.

2010 - Irish Wheelchair Association Sligo; St. John's Community Hospital; Men’s Hostel Ballytivnan; Domestic Violence Advocacy Services Sligo Leitrim & Cavan; Special Olympics; Mental Health Services HSE; Kilglass Community Council; GAA Enniscrone; Sligo Samaritans; Enniscrone Community & District Development Ltd; Easkey Family Resource Centre Ltd; Comhaltas,  Dromore West.

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If you are interested in any of our training then please contact Paula Naughton on 071 911-1044 or email her on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



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