There are lots of small charities and voluntary organisations in South Gloucestershire working for a wide range of causes who could really benefit from the time and skills you could offer them as a Trustee.
You will find a number of organisations looking for new Trustees listed below, with a number of resources about being a Trustee coming first.
Why become a Trustee?
The benefits of becoming a Trustee
Five Career Benefits to Trusteeship from Reach, organization connecting volunteers with non-profits
The Benefits of Trusteeship report from the New Philanthropy Capital (NPC): exploring the value of trusteeship through the eyes of individuals and charities, and providing practical guidance on finding suitable trustee positions
Charity Commission Resources about being a Trustee
The Essential Trustee: What you need to know, what you need to do
Whats involved in being a Trustee: Find out what being a charity trustee involves, if you can claim expenses and where to get help and advice
Finding new Trustees: Guide on the recruitment, appointment and induction process for new charity trustees and how to set a framework for recruitment. CVS South Gloucestershire can help advertise your Trustee Position for Free, please click here to advertise.
Welcome Pack for new Trustees: Providing essential information to help you understand governance basics, financial filing requirements and how the Charity Commission can offer support. It also suggests practical steps that can be taken to carry out trustee duties effectively.
New restrictions about how can run a charity as a Trustee or Senior Management come into force on 1 August. Are you prepared?Read more
Gloucestershire Community Foundation are looking to recruit Trustees to help the organisation form a new Strategic direction.Read more
with Green Community Travel, Yate, oversee the accounting system attend, monthly Management Committee meetings and provide reports.Read more
Manor Hall in Coalpit Heath is seeking a Trustee to make sure the charity it meeting its obligations to community and to the law.Read more
for SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity relieve need, suffering and distress amongst the Armed Forces, veterans and their families.Read more
with The Circadian Trust which runs and operates Active Leisure and Lifestyle Centres in South Gloucestershire.Read more
Changes to the rules on how can run a charity come into force this year, with help available to navigate these changes.Read more
Seeking Trustees with experience in Business or Commercial, Health or Social Care, Marketing or Communications and for a TreasurerRead more