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Working with the Voluntary Community
Course Description:

The session will look at how university staff can form partnerships with Voluntary & Community Sector organisations – for learning, research, knowledge exchange, and in enhancing the student experience.


The session will cover:

  • Definition of the sector.
  • Data on the sector. NCVO almanac.
  • Issues facing voluntary sector (post COVID). 
  • Differences & similarities between University & VCSO sector. Language, Cultural, Expectations. 
  • Case Studies & Modes of Engagement. 
  • Principles of partnership working with the VCS.
  • Pointing to the what next within UCL. 


By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Have an understanding of the Voluntary & Community Sector
  • Start to form ideas on how to collaborate with the voluntary sector. 
  • Know where to go to next for support within UCL. 

Intended Audience:
Target Audience: All
08/03/2022 - 08/03/2022  (Enrol between 20/12/2021 and 03/03/2022) Enrol

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