WHAT CAN YOU DO TO HELP? Trustees come from all walks of life, and are united in a desire to create positive change in society. Some are students, unemployed, retired, or employed on a full or part time basis, Becoming a Trustee can fit conveniently around work, home and other commitments.
Being a trustee is rewarding and enjoyable, it is a great way to be involved in a community or cause which matters to you.
Being a trustee can help you meet new people, change your community for the better, learn new skills or use your existing skills in a new context.
You can build on your CV.
You gain experience in strategy and management.
You can find out more about the charity and not-for-profit sector before making a career change.
Being a trustee can expose you to new experiences and new groups of people.
It can present you with new challenges, constructive and exciting ones as well as some more difficult things to overcome.
You are part of a team as a trustee and will have the opportunity to add your unique skills and experience while learning from others too.
As a trustee you are at the centre of the action for the organisation you are involved in. The more effective the board of trustees, the greater difference you and your organisation will make.
If you feel you have management expertise to contribute a trustee position this might be the ideal way for you to volunteer your skills.
For more information contact helpdesk on +44 (0)20 7708 2711 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
CASP Providing good quality child care services in a caring and SAFE environment in Southwark and Lambeth