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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

September 2021 (ongoing)

"The Well Balanced Chair" Programme 2021

ACOSVO
This 2021 programme, designed specifically for voluntary sector Chairs and Vice-Chairs, consists of six events spread over the year. Each session aims to help you develop the necessary skills you need to be an...
2nd September Online Management
January 2022

CEO Check-In

ACOSVO
Join this free discussion session for sector leaders to connect with peers and share good practice in a confidential space. In this session we want check-in with you. This hour, to kick start your week, will be...
24th January Online Management

Support and Supervision

GCVS
In this session, Natasha Gordon, People & Safety Services Manager, will cover the challenges of supporting and supervising staff who work from home, onsite or out and about in the community.
25th January Online Management

Chairs Network Scotland: Chairs Check-In

ACOSVO
Join us, and your fellow voluntary sector leaders for this FREE networking and discussion event exclusively for members of the Chairs Network Scotland.In this session we want check-in with you, our Chairs...
27th January Online Management
February 2022

Income Generation: What A Chair Needs to Know

ACOSVO
Having a clear fundraising strategy is essential for your organisation's financial sustainability and to keep it on track with its goals. Successful fundraising and income generation is supported by a whole...
3rd February Online Management

Income Generation: What A Chair Needs to Know

ACOSVO
Having a clear fundraising strategy is essential for your organisation's financial sustainability and to keep it on track with its goals. Successful fundraising and income generation is supported by a whole...
3rd February Online Management

Engaging People and Teams: Ten Key Models

ACOSVO
In our new world of work how do we continue to achieve our goals, targets and outcomes, and at the same time support and engage our people and teams?Productivity isn’t about squeezing every last drop of time...
8th February Online Management

Equality and Diversity

GCVS
In this session, Natasha Gordon, HR Service Manager, will cover why equality matters,​ benefits of a diverse workforce, protected characteristics and types of discrimination.
16th February Online Management

Time Management

GCVS
In this session, Natasha Gordon, HR Service Manager, will cover organisation, planning and work/life balance. We will also look at what needs to be organised and how to address time-stealers.
23rd February Online Management
March 2022

Absence & Attendance

GCVS
In this session, Natasha Gordon, HR Service Manager, will cover the challenges of managing absence and attendance for remote and onsite staff, short term, long term and regular absences.
1st March Online Management