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 Recorded Webinar: Volunteers and the Law – Essential Compliance for the Charities and NFP Sector


Date: Wednesday 28th October 2020
Approximate Length: 1 Hour

In many respects the volunteer is the lifeblood of the charities and NFP sector. However, this benefit comes at a compliance cost. This session looks at the key compliance obligations when a charity or NFP engages with volunteers. It includes:

  • Key legal issues affecting volunteers in the sector
  • Managing the risks throughout the volunteer organizational life cycle:
    • Recruitment
    • Induction
    • Managing performance
    • Ending of relationship
  • Employment status – employee, contractor or neither?
  • WHS issues for volunteers – extent of obligation
  • Unlawful workplace behavior and volunteers
Recorded Webinars,Charities and NFPs,Recorded Webinar: Volunteers and the Law – Essential Compliance for the Charities and NFP Sector

Adam Foster, Senior Associate, Macpherson Kelley, Melbourne

Adam advises his clients on all issues relating to employment law, ensuring that they are able to focus on the running of their business, with confidence in their employment arrangements. Adam is particularly experienced in assisting clients with the management of staff relationships, from a board level downwards.

Along with assisting professional service firms, Adam has a particular interest in assisting Not-For-Profit organisations, helping them maximise the benefits of effective workplace cultures and staff engagement. Having worked in a Not-For Profit organisation for two years, Adam has first hand experience of the challenges they face.


This webinar is suitable for and executives working for not for profits and charities – Australia wide. This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.

If you need assistance or have an enquiry, please do not hesitate to contact our Webinar Coordinator, Lisa Tran on (03) 8601 7709 or email: lisa@tved.net.au

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Product Code: WBUOCT20
 Price:  $264.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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