• Faithfully Volunteering is an excellent, comprehensive guide to working with volunteers in church organisations, produced by Church and Society in the Diocese of Liverpool with support from Church Urban Fund. 
  • NCVO has a great deal of useful information that you can access via Know How Non Profit (http://knowhownonprofit.org/).  You have to register but there is no cost.  Once you have signed in, the quickest way to access relevant information is to type your topic into the search bar in the top right.  (e.g. Volunteer policy, volunteer expenses, risk assessments).
  • Loving Volunteers by Richard Steel is part of the Grove Leadership Series (www.grovebooks.co.uk).  It is strong on the relationship aspects of volunteering. (Richard Steel has also written a longer book with background reflections on involving volunteers - Building up the Body: Encouraging, equipping and enabling volunteers in the church - BRF 2013)
  • A-Z of Volunteer Management by Bill Crookes and Jackie Rouradian (Mosaic Creative). This is a highly accessible, practical guide from an organisation with experience of managing volunteers in churches and not for profit organisations.
  • Tackling Difficulties: How to Learn Through Conflict by Colin Patterson – Grove Booklet P96  (grovebooks.co.uk).
  • Volunteer Dos and Don’ts from the Stewardship website (www.stewardship.org.uk).