How to become a Charity Trustee – new guide


sarah brooke-taylor


How to become a Charity Trustee

Are you ready to get on board? This free, practical guide shows you how.

Becoming a charity trustee allows you to give back to a cause that you care passionately about while gaining new skills, confidence and connections.

But with an estimated 100,000 charity trustee vacancies in the UK, it can be difficult to know where to start. How To Become a Charity Trustee is a practical toolkit for charity trustee volunteering that gives clear guidance on how to get started. It covers:

  • ​What a trustee is
  • Responsibilities of a trustee

  • Finding the right role

  • Crafting your application

Who is this guide for?

Whether you’re a young person looking for board-level leadership experience, mid-career and expanding your horizons, or approaching retirement and wanting a fresh challenge, this guide will help you step into trusteeship.

Find out more at (DSC) Directory of Social Change.