Trustee Leadership Programme (Scotland)

Trustees, Governance

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The Trustee Leadership Programme is back

Delivered by social enterprise Cause4 in partnership with Close Brothers Asset Management and the Clothworkers’ Company, this award-winning Trustee course now trains over 500 Trustees a year and gives professionals the skills and confidence to join a charity as a board member.

An enriching career development opportunity offered across two online sessions, the course covers the key responsibilities of Trustees and other regulatory issues alongside real-world insights from experts from across the charity sector. All content in this course is tailored to Scottish charity law as regulated by the OSCR.

Sign up today to develop your leadership skills and strengthen UK charities.

What you will learn

Course Details - Virtual (Scotland) - October 2020

7th October 2020, 2pm - 4:30pm - Modules 1 and 2, & Guest Speaker

You will cover issues including:

- an overview of the charity sector and the importance of Trustees; and

- governance and strategic planning.

8th October 2020, 2pm - 4:30pm - Modules 3 and 4, & Guest Speaker

You will cover issues including:

- financial management; and

- an introduction to fundraising.

Both sessions are enhanced by an expert guest speaker, discussing their experiences as a Trustee, and answering questions.

The programme also includes bespoke matching support, where we use your interests, skillset and location preferences to find relevant Trustee vacancies from our network, helping participants on each programme to join Boards as Trustees.

Participants in the virtual course will also be invited to future Charity Matching events, where you can network with leaders of charities seeking new Trustees.

The sessions give participants extensive time for Q&A, allowing for specific queries about governance and trusteeship to be addressed.

What you require

A computer with Zoom