Fingal Volunteer Centre

p1050825Volunteers’ Expectations

  • To know the selection process
  • To be given meaningful work to do
  • To know the organisations’ expectations – role description
  • To be offered appropriate training
  • To be thanked and to have their voluntary contribution recognised
  • To receive supervision and support
  • To get something out of the work
  • To know who to go to if there is a problem
  • To be reimbursed for out-of-the-pocket expenses incurred when volunteering
  • To make mistakes and learn from them
  • To be made aware of the organisation’s policies and procedures
  • To be treated fairly and not to experience discrimination
  • To have safe working conditions, including insurance cover
  • To be informed about, and given the opportunity to play an active part in, the organisation as a whole
  • To be able to say ‘no’ and to leave without feeling guilty

Organisations\' expectations
  • To respect the values and aims of the organisation
  • To be committed
  • To be reliable
  • To give the organisation sufficient notice if unable to work as scheduled
  • To be punctual
  • To attend essential training and support sessions
  • To undertake the work to a high standard
  • To be honest if there are problems
  • To respect confidentiality
  • To leave when asked or when no longer enjoying the volunteering experience – give sufficient notice
Funded by Department of Environment, Community & Local Government Supported by Fingal County Council      
Fingal Volunteer Centre, a local Volunteer Centre is a member of Volunteer Ireland

Fingal Volunteer Centre
Unit 8, Birch House, Rosemount Business Park, Dublin 11, D11 A9FP, Ireland
telephone (+353 1) 899 1921 | email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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