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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.

July 2021

Inspiring Volunteer Awards 2021

Volunteer Edinburgh
Inspiring Volunteer Awards 2021Last year, for obvious reasons and to our great disappointment, we were not able to host our annual Inspiring Volunteer Awards. However, we are delighted to announce that we are...
28th July City Chambers

Contracts of Employment

Permanent, Temporary and Zero Hour definitions, implications and lengths of service implications will be discussed in this online session.
30th July Online
August 2021

Leadership & management: attunement in leading developing and mediating

Children in Scotland
This training is designed for those who are responsible in some way for leading and managing others, and who would like to build on their effective communication and leadership style and skills. It will look at...
4th August Online Management

Solution-focused approaches to bereavement trauma and loss

Children in Scotland
This webinar will look at how to support children, young people and their families experiencing bereavement using a solution-focused approach. It is suitable for those who work directly with children, young...
10th August Online Families & young people

Flexible Working

All aspects of managing flexible working and how to implement or reject requests will be examined in this online session.
12th August Online

Child Protection Officer training

Children in Scotland
This training will enable you to become familiar with the responsibilities attached to the role of the child protection officer so you can develop competence and confidence in carrying out this role underpinned...
24th August Online Families & young people

Pragmatic Approach to Resilience & Wellbeing

World of Work Project
In this online seminar, we talk through some useful practical models you can use to reflect on and prioritise your own wellbeing and that of your team. We also discuss concepts of resilience and how they can be...
24th August Online Management

Induction Performance Management & Appraisal

This session will cover all aspects of managing expectations and performance from day one of employment.
25th August Online

Transforming Leadership Programme

"One of the best courses I have ever attended.""Definitely worth taking time out of your busy schedule to attend"- participant feedbackACOSVO are offering this Transforming Leadership...
26th August Online Management

Girls and autism: a hidden minority?

Children in Scotland
This webinar, led by Three Sisters Consultancy, will explore current research on autism in girls, what autism in girls looks like and how we can best support the children, young people and families affected.
27th August Online Families & young people