Management Tools

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NOTE: These are examples from public libraries in California and should be reviewed and modified to ensure fit with local policies and culture.

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Goal Setting Worksheet
Need a format for setting goals and developing action plans for your program? Here's a template from VolunteerMatch.
Guidelines for Volunteers Working with Children - Huntington Beach
This document contains a signature line for the volunteer to sign saying they understand appropriate behaviors when working with children at the library.
Homebound Delivery Recruitment Brochure
Brochure used by the Orange Public Library to recruit both volunteers and patrons in need of the home delivery service.
Homework Help Work Plan- Torrance Public Library
The Torrance Public Library Homework Help program seeks the following outcomes: Students will be better prepared for exams and achieve better grades, children will be less frustrated with their homework, and parents will regard the Library more favorably and consider it a component of their child's education.
Homework Help Workplan -- Torrance
Work plan created by Torrance Public Library to prepare for creating a volunteer homework help program.
Human Resources Process for Volunteers - Monrovia
Step by step process volunteers in Monrovia follow to be finger printed and have TB, alcohol and drug tests completed.
Idealist's Volunteer Management Resouce Center
Idealist's collection of volunteer management resources.
Interview Questions: ESL Conversation Club Coordinator - San Jose
Sample interview questions for the volunteer position - ESL Conversation Club Coordinator.
Interviewer Traps -- Energize
Some great tips for interviewers of volunteers.
Interviewing Resources
A great assortment of resources to assist with your volunteer interviewing and screening practices.