Understanding the Growing Impact of HR functions  in NGO and Development Agencies

Training description
HR is undeniably an integral strategic function in today’s NGO operations where the task of maintaining organisation’s effectiveness demands a thorough and up to date knowledge and competence in attracting, retaining, developing and releasing latent potentials of human resource in the management of donor funds and the running of its operations for organisation’s performance and survival. This workshop is designed to give participants a broad-based scope and insight into the HR function in NGO operations and to enable them appreciate the “HR big picture”, identify future trends in the Development World and be equipped to function effectively in supporting organisation goals. People new to HR in NGO, Operations Directors & Chief of Parties of projects operating in Nigeria and personnel whose roles might not be core HR but need good understanding of people issues to effectively deliver on their job roles will benefit tremendously from this course

Training objectives

At the end of the programme, participants will: 

 Understand the contribution of HR in NGO operations 

 Learn the key activities of the Human Resource functions in development agencies including local and international NGOs. 

 Evaluate their own roles and responsibilities in the context of their respective organizations 

 Be equipped to add measurable value to project deliverables (HR policies and implementation)

 Learn how to create and improve workplace environment that inspires, energizes and produces expected results.

Who should attend this training

People who are new to HR in NGO and those wishing to join, Directors of Operations / Managers of people whose roles might not be core HR but need good understanding of people issues to effectively deliver on their job roles, Admin Managers of growing organisations etc.  

Module 1: —   
 Core HR functional responsibilities in supporting and driving success in NGOs (Modern trend in recruitment, Employee Relations, Time sheet Management, Policy Development, Diversity issues in workplace, Payroll, Leave administration etc.


Module 2: —   
 Key issues in the employment process in the development business (Employment Law in Nigeria, Employment of Expatriate)

Module 3: —   
Effective performance and reward management system.
 Understanding employee relations, grievance handling and disciplinary procedures
Date:    Courses run based on request with a minimum of 10 participants
Duration:     One day

Location:   Abuja  

Training type:  On-site  

Training cost:  N50,000.00 per participant with a minimum of 10 persons per session

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