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Your Workforce: Your Future 2019

HCF Training and Development held its annual event on Wednesday 10th July at the Focolare Centre in Welwyn Garden City

48 people attended the event from voluntary and community organisations in Hertfordshire.

The programme included the launch of HCF's VCS Training Programme for 2019-20 presented by HCF Project Manager, Sarah Elliott. This was followed by Mark Gwynne, Hertfordshire County Council who demonstrated the new recruitment and Care Academy services launched this year by HCPA. There was a lively discussion session around the relevance of these services for the VCS and how they might be adapted for the sector. Nick Denham from the Hertfordshire Music Service presented on the health and being benefits of arts and sports activities and introduced next year's Hertfordshire Year of Culture. Sue Pearlman, HCF's lead trainer for the Better Boards Programme gave an entertaining overview of her experience in working with Trustee Boards - "The Good, The Bad and The Ugly". Bianca Badham from Earthworks was our featured case study explaing what good governance now looks like for her organisation. The audience then participated in group discussions exploring the 7 Principles of good governance from the 2017 Charity Governance Code.
The programme and the presentation materials from the event can be downloaded below:

Programme

The full programme for Your Workforce: Your Future 2019
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Sarah Elliott's slides

HCF Training and Development - what's on offer for 2019-20
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Review of 2018-19

The highlights of the 2018-19 workforce development programme
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Mark Gwynne's slides

Mark Gwynne, HCPA Recruitment and Care Academy
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Nick Denham's slides

Introducing Hertfordshire's Year of Culture in 2020
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Sue Pearlman's script

Trustee Boards - "The Good, The Bad and The Ugly" - Sue Pearlman, T P Consultants
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Earthworks case study

Good governance case study, presented by Bianca Badham
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2019-2020 Training Programme

The full calendar of training programme planned for 2019 -2020
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