Supervision and Appraisal
Good Governance

Supervision and Appraisal

If your Voluntary Sector organisation employs staff, this information sheet will give you guidance on how to manage staff performance, using supervision and appraisal.

Supervision and Appraisal
DBS and Safer Recruitment
Good Governance

DBS and Safer Recruitment

It is essential that voluntary organisations carry out appropriate background checks on staff, volunteers and trustees.

DBS and Safer Recruitment
Safeguarding Policy - Guidance
Good Governance

Safeguarding Policy - Guidance

All organisations that work with children (anyone not yet 18 years old) and adults at risk should put in place a safeguarding policy stating how they intend to keep those people safe.

Safeguarding Policy - Guidance
Safeguarding Policy Template
Good Governance

Safeguarding Policy Template

This is a template document, please amend and use as appropriate, we suggest that you set up with your own logo and branding.

Safeguarding Policy Template
Working With the Chief Officer
Good Governance

Working With the Chief Officer

The management structure of voluntary organisations can vary greatly and the formality of this structure is often determined by size and resources.

Working With the Chief Officer
Recruitment, Selection and Induction
Good Governance

Recruitment, Selection and Induction

Recruiting, selecting and inducting the people who sit on your board or management committee is one of the most important processes that a voluntary organisation can undertake.

Recruitment, Selection and Induction
Preventing Fraud
Good Governance

Preventing Fraud

Fraud means deliberately misusing someone else’s resources for private gain.

Preventing Fraud
Winding Up a Charity
Good Governance

Winding Up a Charity

The Steps Involved and Alternative Options.

Winding Up a Charity
Principles of Governance
Good Governance

Principles of Governance

‘Governance’ is the general term used to describe the legal, supervisory and moral responsibilities arising from trusteeship.

Principles of Governance
Insurance
Good Governance

Insurance

The members of a governing body have a general duty to protect the organisation including adequately insuring it.

Insurance
Data Protection & GDPR
Good Governance

Data Protection & GDPR

If you work or volunteer for an organisation or business that processes personal data, then it is likely you will need to comply with the GDPR.

Data Protection & GDPR
Charitable Status
Good Governance

Charitable Status

What is a Charity? What Are the Benefits of Being a Registered Charity?

Charitable Status