Good Practice Guides

Below are a selection of comprehensive range of east to use, definitive Good practice Guides to help you with volunteers management – from the simple to the complex. Courtesy of Volunteer Centre Edinburgh. There is also a range of templates that you can use if you need resources for managing your volunteers.
All the Good Practice Guides are linked into the practices of the Investing in Volunteers standard and Volunteer Centre Edinburgh’s own excellent Core Skills in Volunteers Management Training Courses – ensuring you have access to the best possible information on the involvement and management of volunteers.
The catalogue of Good Practice Guides and handy templates are updated all the time. If you can’t find what you are looking for, please get in touch and we’ll see how we can help. Call us on 0131 665 3300.


  1. Involving Volunteers
  2. Creating a Volunteer Task Description
  3. Volunteer Expenses
  4. Volunteers and Health & Safety


*Please note some of our good practice guides are currently being reviewed and will be available shortly*

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