Lead volunteer teams

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver CHCVOL002, 'Lead volunteer teams'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Books
Reference books for 'Lead volunteer teams' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)


Elements and Performance Criteria

ELEMENT

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

Elements define the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria specify the level of performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Identify and allocate tasks for team

1.1 Identify team goals with team members

1.2 Identify tasks required to achieve goals

1.3 Identify team and individual safety responsibilities

1.4 Estimate time and resources needed to complete tasks safely

1.5 Collaborate with team members to allocate individual responsibilities within the team

1.6 Ensure designated team goals are met

2. Induct and develop others within the team

2.1 Present a positive image of the organisation to other volunteers

2.2 Assist with the induction of new volunteers into the organisation’s mission, purpose, procedures, expectations

2.3 Follow up induction processes to ensure adherence to organisation policies and procedures

3. Use a participative approach to leading volunteers

3.1 Participate in team and provide assistance and support to team members as needed to ensure designated team goals are met

3.2 Seek, acknowledge and act on information and feedback provided by other team members in the work group

3.3 In consultation with team, evaluate team performance according to its goals

3.4 Provide ongoing constructive feedback to team

3.5 Give and receive supervisor feedback

4. Reflect on own performance

4.1 Apply principles of reflective practice to evaluate own performance according to team and personal goals and identify opportunities for continued performance improvement

4.2 Identify and access professional development opportunities to improve own leadership performance