Becoming A Board Member

Are you interested in participating on a board? Would you like to hear more about what it involves to be a Trustee of a non-profit organisation?

Cork Volunteer Centre will host a special 2 hour workshop on 25th October where you will hear more about what being on a board involves and how it helps you both give back to the community, and provides you with new skills to improve your employment prospects.

The workshop will include:

What is a Trustee?

  • Introduction to the Organisational Role of the Trustees
  • Responsibilities & Legal Duties of Trustees
  • Sector Context
  • Challenges & Rewards

What Can I Offer?

  • Required Skills
  • Complementary Skills/Knowledge

What’s the Right Fit for Me?

  • Where to find out more about the Trustee Role
  • Researching Your Charity
  • Some good questions to ask

This 2 hour workshop will take place in St. Peter’s on North Main St, and will begin at 3pm sharp with an introduction from Cork Volunteer Centre followed by a presentation from The Wheel.