Volunteer Edinburgh along with Volunteer Glasgow has just launched volunteerwiki.org.uk which gives volunteer managers access to high quality, reliable and up to date information on managing volunteers.
Whether you are just starting out involving volunteers or you have been managing volunteers for many years, they aim to cover a wide range of volunteer management issues and give you access to the knowledge that you need.
To make life even easier they have example policies and forms which anyone is free to download and use.
Here is the subjects it covers:
Creating a Volunteer Role Description
Developing a Volunteer Policy
Selection and Screening
Volunteer Risk Management
Volunteer Criminal Disclosures PVG Scheme
Volunteers and Health and Safety
Volunteering and UK State Benefits
Dealing with Volunteer Complaints
Volunteer Problem Solving Policy
Childcare for Volunteers
Involving Volunteers from Outside the UK
When Does a Volunteer Become an Employee?
Measuring the Cost and Value of Volunteers
Defining Volunteering and Internships