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Health and Safety Volunteer welcome and induction

Welcome and thank you. We hope you enjoy volunteering with us.


Your welcome and induction checklist

Our welcome and induction checklist gives you pointers for settling into your role and finding out about our work, the policies and resources in place to support you.

Download our Health and Safety Volunteer welcome and induction checklist as a PDF

If you’re recruiting volunteers, please bring a printed copy of this checklist to your initial meeting.

You can request a printed copy of this checklist from our Services and Support Administration Team

Here's a quick view of the resources listed in the checklist:

Welcome resources

  1. Our welcome video and welcome booklet
  2. Our What is MS video and information
  3. Our Strategy video
  4. Representing the MS Society
  5. Our policies and documents
  6. Our expenses policy
  7. Our expenses claim form

My mandatory learning

  1. Health and safety basics
  2. Our risk management system
  3. Our data protection policy
  4. Handling data
  5. Our equal opportunities and inclusion policy
  6. Our diversity position statement

Learn as you go

  1. The Portal
  2. Our Quality Standards

Sources of support

Your Local Networks Officer (LNO) is your staff contact and is here to support you, answer questions about what you’ll be doing, your learning and where you can get more information.

  1. Get contact details for your LNO

Our Supporter Care Team can signpost you to the staff in other departments.

A list of staff contacts who may support you is also available.

  1. The Supporter Care Team
  2. Staff support

Our Group Handbook offers guidance on the practices and procedure groups should follow.

  1. See our Group Handbook

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