Shaun Delaney

Shaun Delaney

Volunteering Development Manager,
National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO)

Shaun Delaney is volunteering development manager at NCVO, overseeing strategy for the development of volunteering and volunteer management good practice in England. He joined NCVO following five years as head of volunteering at Samaritans, leading the involvement of 20,000 volunteers across the UK and Republic of Ireland. He is also currently a trustee and treasurer of Greater London Volunteering, supporting volunteering in the capital.    

Join this interactive session as the NCVO explores key questions in recruiting and retaining new volunteers

  • Assessing the latest trends in what motivates people to volunteer and the key barriers for those not volunteering
  • Understanding the volunteering journey and the characteristics of an engaged volunteer
  • Examining how voluntary organisations can support volunteer retention and assess what factors encourage long-term volunteering
  • Exploring the future of volunteering – how will opportunities and volunteering provision adapt to volunteers’ needs in 2020 and beyond?