By the end of this module you will:

  • Understand what your governing document says about trustee recruitment
  • Appreciate different methods of recruiting trustees
  • Understand what checks need to be made when recruiting trustees
  • Develop strategies for ensuring that your Board reflects and promotes diversity
  • Understand what roles and skills your trustees bring to the Board and how to improve their skills through training
  • Understand how to induct trustees so that they can quickly make a worthwhile contribution
  • Discover how to review and renew your Board and appreciate how to conduct trustee appraisals
  • Understand the practicalities for Trustee Boards who are involved in working towards the possible merger of organisations
  • Learn more about the Charity Commission’s ">Hallmarks of an Effective Charity” and how you can meet the criteria.