Effective Annual General Meetings

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

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

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

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
Grievance Policy and Procedure

Grievance Policy and Procedure

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

Grievance Policy and Procedure
Health and Safety

Health and Safety

This guidance is designed to introduce you, a charity or as an organisation that works with volunteers, to your health and safety responsibilities.

Health and Safety
Health and Safety Policy

Health and Safety Policy

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

Health and Safety Policy
Insurance

Insurance

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

Insurance
Learning and Development

Learning and Development

If you employ staff in your organisation, this information sheet will give you guidance on how to support their learning and development.

Learning and Development
Maternity Policy

Maternity Policy

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

Maternity Policy
Model Constitution for Setting up a Small Charity

Model Constitution for Setting up a Small Charity

If you want to start up a small charity, you will need a set of rules which explain what the charity does and how it is to be run.

Model Constitution for Setting up a Small Charity
Paternity Policy

Paternity Policy

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

Paternity Policy