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Ways to wellbeing and productivity for volunteer managers – London

February 21, 2019 | 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

£50 – £100

We all know about the wellbeing benefits of volunteering for volunteers. But what about the wellbeing and productivity of those who lead and manage volunteers?

Volunteer managers have stressed the importance of this subject in response to our survey. The demands and lack of time, capacity and support we face as staff, volunteers, teams and organisations is only growing. 

That’s why AVM has brought together six specialists to help you explore the meaning and importance of wellbeing and productivity in your work and beyond.

The failure to unlock people’s full potential costs UK organisations more than £6 billion. Only 2 in 5 of the workforce are working at peak performance. If we want our people to flourish they need to have the strategies and tools to improve their knowledge, productivity, focus, energy and resilience. 

This event will give delegates the opportunity to learn them and help their volunteers, colleagues and organisations learn them too.

Our specialists are:

Join us for a day of self-exploration, inspiration and networking.

9.30am Registration, networking and refreshments Refreshments served
10.00am Welcome and introductions Rob Jackson
10.10am Icebreaker activity Sue Jones & Claire Ross
10.30am What is wellbeing and why have a wellbeing culture? Adrian Murtagh
11am Break and networking
11.15am Relieving stress though productivity management

Time management is dead! We will briefly explore why and look at why productivity and attention management are more important tools in managing the stress we all feel in the modern workplace.
Rob Jackson
12 noon Q&A session
12.15pm Lunch - provided
1.00pm Values, authenticity and resilience

An introduction to the role our values and sense of self play on our wellbeing, the foundations for building resilience and tools for tackling barriers to being our best selves.
Lynn Blackadder and Carol Carbine
1.45pm The Mind Matters

Discover how to grow your emotional wealth and invest in self-care. Sue and Claire will share a bank of resources you can build to support a healthy mindset for every day.
Sue Jones & Claire Ross
2.30pm Break and networking See below
2.45pm Wellbeing tools and techniques marketplace

Attendees choose from different interactive sessions focused on:

  • The Circle of Excellence - harnessing the power of the Circle to respond more confidently, enhance your wellbeing and shift your mind to a more resourceful state.
  • Jump starting your Personal Wellbeing Workout - explore a toolkit of resources for all interests and learning styles to help you take the first steps in creating a more resilient you.
  • Your Life Work Balance - led by Adrian and Rob
All presenters 4.10pm Action planning & wrap up

We reflect on what we've learnt today and how we can apply it when we return to the workplace.
Rob Jackson
3.50pm Q&A session
2.45pm Wellbeing tools and techniques marketplace

Attendees choose from different interactive sessions focused on:

  • The Circle of Excellence - harnessing the power of the Circle to respond more confidently, enhance your wellbeing and shift your mind to a more resourceful state.
  • Jump starting your Personal Wellbeing Workout - explore a toolkit of resources for all interests and learning styles to help you take the first steps in creating a more resilient you.
  • Your Life Work Balance - led by Adrian and Rob
All presenters 4.10pm Action planning & wrap up

We reflect on what we've learnt today and how we can apply it when we return to the workplace.
Rob Jackson
4.30pm Event closes

Please note – to get the best out of this event we strongly advise that you complete the recommended pre-event work. This will be sent out to you in advance of the event.

This event helps tackle homelessness in London. The venue reinvests its profits into One Housing’s vital work supporting homeless people in the community to regain their independence and move on to stable futures.

Venue

Arlington House Conference Centre, 220 Arlington Rd, Camden Town, London NW1 7HE

Details

Date:
February 21, 2019
Time:
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
£50 – £100
Event Category:

Venue

Arlington Conference Centre
220 Arlington Rd
London, NW1 7HE

Organiser

AVM
Email:
info@volunteermanagers.org.uk

Tickets

27 available
Member - L&D event - Ways to wellbeing - 21-02-2019£50.00

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7 available
Non-member - L&D event - Looking after number one - 21-02-2019£100.00

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Cancellation policy

  • Cancellations must be received in writing (letter or email) and will be acknowledged in writing.
  • Cancellations received 40–20 days before the start of the event, regardless of date booked, will incur a 25% administration charge.
  • Cancellations received 19–0 days before the start of the event, regardless of date booked, will incur a 100% cancellation charge.

Disclaimers

Whilst the programme is correct at time of going to press, AVM reserves the right to change details of the event without notice. Alterations may occasionally be necessary due to circumstances beyond our control.

Where circumstances force AVM to cancel an event, the liability of AVM shall be limited to a refund of any fees paid for tickets to that particular event. AVM is not liable for any consequential loss, such as travel costs you may incur.

Views expressed by speakers are their own. AVM disclaims any liability for advice given, or views expressed, by any speaker at the event or in any documentation provided to delegates.

Professional photography and video production will be taking place at the event, and these images may be used on future promotional and training materials for AVM members. Please note that by attending the event, you are giving your consent for your image to be used on any AVM promotional materials or video recordings.