The Role of the Charity Secretary

A virtual introduction to the unique responsibilities of the charity secretary.


Overview

Charity secretaries serve a critical role – but it is easy for newcomers to feel overwhelmed. Trustees. Regulators. Beneficiaries. Each generates their own needs and requirements.

But you are not alone. Kirsty Semple is a Chartered Secretary who has worked with charities for more than ten years. Start on the right foot (or refresh your knowledge) with this concise, practical course.

What you get

By the end of the course you will have:

  • The confidence to undertake the core duties of the charity secretary
  • Insight into the relationship with trustees, regulators and beneficiaries
  • A concise overview of the Charities Act 2006, the Companies Act 2006 and the legal requirements of public benefit
  • Advice on practical skills like meetings and decision making (see Full Programme)

You will also receive:

  • A delegate pack containing notes and presentation slides
  • A certificate to show you have attended the course
  • 6 months complimentary professional subscription of The Chartered Governance Institute UK & Ireland (see below)
  • 6 hours credit towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Your complimentary 6-month Professional Subscription

We support our attendees long after they complete the course. Your professional subscription includes a subscription to G+C Magazine, as well as access to briefings, discounts and our knowledge base. An automatic email will be sent to you after your attendance.

Get your copy of Charity Handbook, 4th edition and Charity Checklists, 2nd edition

Delegates to this course get the opportunity to buy the accompanying books. For more info about our books, please visit our book shop.

Next course: 30 September 2021
Book now

If you need any further assistance or advice, please call +44 (0)20 7580 4741 or contact us

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