Welcome to the first part of the new NCVO website. While we finish building it, you will find the rest of our help and guidance on our existing site.

Writing volunteer role descriptions

How to write volunteer role descriptions that show your volunteers' roles and responsibilities

Paying volunteer expenses

Why it’s good practice to pay back volunteers for expenses they incur while volunteering

Coordinating volunteers

Understand volunteer coordinator roles and decide how to support your volunteers

Safeguarding and volunteers

Help volunteers understand their role in safeguarding and their own right to be safe

Writing a volunteer policy

How a volunteer policy can benefit your organisation and what it should include

Getting volunteer insurance

Understand what insurance your organisation needs if it involves volunteers

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