Essentials for Managing Staff

An opportunity to look at the various challenges in managing staff effectively and to develop skills and processes to enable this to benefit both the organisation and its staff members

Level: Intermediate
Trainer: Maria Franchi
Date: Thursday 9 September, 2021 - 09:30 to 13:30
Prices: Full members £55.00, Affiliates £77.00, Non members £94.00

What is this course about?

The course will focus on the key areas of performance and absence management and will look at how leadership and communicaiton skills can support this work. The course will touch on the issues in disciplinary procedures and health and wellbeing.

What will you learn?

This course will enable you to: •    Be able to identify the key challenges and processes in effective line management including risks, performance management, absence management and disciplinaries •    Understand how effective leadership and comunication skills underpin best practice •    Be able to conduct best practice supervision meetings •    Understand how supervision fits in the wider picture of line management and staff development.

Who is this course for?

The course is for line managers


  • Standard price: £94
Discounted rates for Voscur Members and Affiliates:
  • Voscur Members: £55
  • Voscur Affiliates: £77
Voscur membership is free for small organisations. If you would like to benefit from VCSE Academy discounts and other benefits, you can register for Voscur membership today

What else do you need to know?

We hope to run this course as a face-to-face course, which would take place at a central Bristol location and follow up to date government social distancing guidelines. Lunch is not provided. Voscur will be monitoring the situation with COVID-19 and you will be notified if this course needs to be moved online. We would make this decision in line with local and national health advice, and to safeguard the health of our attendees and staff. If the course runs online, to take part, you will need a laptop with a camera, microphone, and Wi-Fi. You won't need any other software. You will be emailed either the venue details or an invitation with a link to join the online training the day before the course. For more information about coronavirus, see 

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