Adoption Policy
Good Governance

Adoption Policy

This example is intended for guidance purposes and should be adapted to suit your particular organisation.

Adoption Policy
Advertising Your Vacancy
Good Governance

Advertising Your Vacancy

The search for suitable candidates and the process of advertising a vacancy needs to be undertaken carefully so as to ensure the best response at the least cost to the organisation.

Advertising Your Vacancy
Appraisal Policy and Procedures
Good Governance

Appraisal Policy and Procedures

This example is intended for guidance purposes and should be adapted to suit your particular organisation.

Appraisal Policy and Procedures
Charitable Status
Good Governance

Charitable Status

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

Charitable Status
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
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
Disclosure and Barring Services
Good Governance

Disclosure and Barring Services

Many organisations working with children, young people and adults at risk require their staff and volunteers to undergo criminal records Disclosure and Barring (DBS) checks.

Disclosure and Barring Services
Drawing Up a Job Specification
Good Governance

Drawing Up a Job Specification

This example is intended for guidance purposes and should be adapted to suit your particular organisation.

Drawing Up a Job Specification
Effective Annual General Meetings
Good Governance

Effective Annual General Meetings

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) is a formal yearly meeting of the members of an association, company, charity or other organisation, for the purposes of holding elections and reporting on the year’s events.

Effective Annual General Meetings
Employing Staff for the First Time
Good Governance

Employing Staff for the First Time

This information sheet provides a basic introduction to employing people for the first time and covers the key elements that organisations need to have in place.

Employing Staff for the First Time
Equal Opportunities and Diversity
Good Governance

Equal Opportunities and Diversity

This example is intended for guidance purposes and should be adapted to suit your particular organisation.

Equal Opportunities and Diversity
Equality and Diversity
Good Governance

Equality and Diversity

Every organisation is made up of a variety of people who contribute in many ways, as trustees, volunteers and staff. Each person involved in the organisation will be different.

Equality and Diversity