All new tools in your inbox: Be the first to know about new tools for learning with our e-mail notifications.

Manual, Report

„Beginner’s guide to EVS coaching: how to support volunteers in their GROWTH"

(0 ratings)
  • 1 Stars 0% (0)
  • 2 Stars 0% (0)
  • 3 Stars 0% (0)
  • 4 Stars 0% (0)
  • 5 Stars 0% (0)
(Add yours!)

Final report of international training course, were you can find useful handouts, materials of workshops, sessions and exercises of the training about COACHING methods in EVS.

Aims of the tool

The Training Course “Beginner’s guide to EVS coaching: how to support volunteers in their GROWTH” was organized to help EVS mentors and coordinators in daily collaboration with volunteers. The main aim was to understand how to use coaching approach and its tools in order to support volunteers. During the training, participants learned what coaching is, how to build a relationship with a volunteer and how to identify his/her needs and expectations. We also discussed basic tools and models such as: "Wheel of values", "GROW" or "SMARTER" as well as how to listen and ask powerful questions.

Description of the tool

"Beginner’s guide to EVS coaching: how to support volunteers in their GROWTH” presents the results of our work and support help other organizations to increase the quality of their EVS projects. This report includes handouts prepared by trainer and experts about Coaching methods and technics which can be used supporting EVS volunteers and young people in general, but it also contains materials created by participants during the workshops. You will also find the exercises used during the training thanks to which you can share coaching knowledge with others and use in your daily work with young people.

Available downloads:


No comments have been posted yet.

If you want to comment on this tool, you need to be signed in with your MySALTO account. Sign in now

Rate this tool!

If you want to rate this tool, you have to be signed in.


SALTO cannot be held responsible for the inappropriate use of these training tools. Always adapt training tools to your aims, context, target group and to your own skills! These tools have been used in a variety of formats and situations. Please notify SALTO should you know about the origin of or copyright on this tool.

Tool overview

This tool is for

EVS support person (EVS-mentors, EVS-coordinators, supervisor...), Youth worker,

and addresses

Voluntary Service

It is recommended for use in:

Training and Networking

Behind the tool

The tool was created by

Stowarzyszenie ANAWOJ (Poland)

in the context of

Training Course

The tool was published to the Toolbox by

Anna-Sophia Pappai (on 12 April 2016)

and last modified

24 February 2016

back to top