Trustee roles and responsibilities
Role descriptions for Trustees
Read the role descriptions for Trustees to help understand the responsibilities, the skills required and the key contacts.
Guidance for your trustee role
Find out more about your role as a Group Chair, a Group Secretary, a Group Treasurer and a Group Trustee, including what are the key tasks of your role, who are your key contacts, advice for meetings and who to ask for help.
Check out our guidance for young Trustees, which includes a handy "jargon buster", information about the roles on the Board, details about the benefits of being a trustee, what it means to be a charity trustee and the support available.
If you have recruited young people onto the Trustee Board, read our guidance on supporting young people on Trustee Boards to help ensure that they feel able to actively contribute and that they are welcomed and supported in their role.
Trustee Safety Induction Workshops
Do you know your responsibilities for safety? Do you want to learn more and know where to find support? Join a trustee safety induction session, sign up for a workshop below:
Key themes directory
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