Want to become a Trustee?

Becoming a trustee is a lot more accessible than many people think, yet half of all charities in England and Wales currently have at least one vacant position on their board. Trusteeship remains massively overlooked! If you want to know more about becoming a trustee there some useful advice from the Charity Commission below. Or you can contact the team.

What is trusteeship, and why become a charity trustee?
Being a trustee
Involving young people in running a charity

The Essential Trustee - This booklet which sets out a summary of the responsibilities and duties of a trustee, and also how trustees can get support and assistance from the Charity Commission and from other organisations. It is available in a variety of languages.

If you are interested in Trustee opportunities please get in touch

 

Register your trustee opportunities

Please register your trustee position prior to Trustees week by completing the form found on our website. Please include in the opportunity title that it is a trustee role and specify the skills and experience you are looking for.

Register

Organisations

Could your organisation benefit from new trustees? Register these opportunities now and we'll put you in touch with individuals from a range of backgrounds with a diverse range of skills.

Individuals

Would you like to use your skills and spare time to really benefit an organisation. Then become a trustee and support a charity to reach its potential. 

Opportunities

The trustee' role is both valuable and interesting, learn how organisations work from the inside and support them to really change lives and to make a difference. For more information about how you can become a trustee, please contact the Volunteering Barnet Team.

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