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Being an Effective Chair


Thursday 13 February 2020. 9:30 am - 1:15 pm

Are you Chair of a smaller charity? Are you looking to be more effective in your role?  

We know that the role of Chair although rewarding can be lonely. In a smaller organisation, there is often little resource to support the Chair and limited time to reflect on the nature of the role.

This workshop will provide you with practical guidance and tools to help you be more effective in your role. The workshop has been developed with the complexities of chairing a smaller organisation (with an annual income of under 1 million) in mind; such as operating with limited resources and individuals often having both operational and governance roles. You will have the opportunity to share learning with Chairs of other smaller organisations.

 

Feedback from participant:

‘Really helpful overall, good to give myself the time to think about the issue of being Chair whilst away from the charity. The workshop has given me a number of actions to take forward to develop myself as Chair.’ 

Rachel Lovering, Chair, Adhisthana

Outcomes

By the end of this workshop, you will:

  • be clear about your role and legal responsibilities
  • understand what can help you be effective
  • have practical tools to help you run effective meetings
  • have gained insight and top tips from other Chairs of smaller organisations.

Details

Registration from 9:15am. Light refreshments will be provided

Attendance at Beacon Programme workshops could count towards your continuing professional development. Let us know if you need evidence of attendance.

Book your place

This workshop is only open to those who have registered with the Beacon Programme. This free programme is aimed at Chairs and Vice Chairs of smaller charities in England with an annual income of under £1 million.

Please join the programme so you can make a booking for this event.

We offer a travel bursary to delegates from organisations with an income under £100k when booking at least a month ahead. These bursaries are given on a first come, first served, basis.


Venue
PE1, Peterborough (exact location confirmed on booking)

Date/Time
Thursday 13 February 2020
9:30 am - 1:15 pm
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Bookings
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Ticket Type Price Spaces
Standard Ticket £20.00 N/A



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