GwirVol Team

GwirVol is a partnership of organisations in Wales. However the Youth Volunteering team handle the day to day management of its services. The Youth Volunteering team has three staff who co-ordinate the main activities and the Millennium Volunteers (MV) Award.

 

Pri photo Pri’s role: Pri works on the volunteering grant schemes in WCVA and also with groups who are interested in running youth volunteering programmes. She gives advice and feedback to organisations and carries out monitoring visits to make sure that they are delivering their projects. Pri also attends meetings of the Youth Volunteering Advisors and the GwirVol Partnership.


Flik's role: Flik manages the Volunteering Wales grants within Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA), where the youth volunteering team is based and also oversees the development of youth volunteering in Wales. This includes the national youth volunteering recognition scheme, Millennium Volunteers (MV) that is available across Wales. Flik works with the Youth Volunteering Advisors (YVA’s), youth volunteering organisations and anyone else who is interested in recognising their young volunteers’ achievements.


 Rhian photo Rhian’s role: Rhian is new to the team, and is a part of the Volunteering Wales Grants Team. She gives advice and feedback to organisations and carries out monitoring visits to make sure that they are delivering their projects. She is also involved in Millennium Volunteers, and works on the maintaining the Millennium Volunteers National Database. 


As well as this GwirVol often has Interns who come in to do a specific job role or piece of research. GwirVol Internships are often 1-2 days a week for 3-4 months. Interns play a vital role within GwirVol, whether it be conducting an essential piece of research, creating an Electronic Press Kit or evaluating GwirVol's work.

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