Are you seeking to recruit new trustee’s but not sure how to identify the right people you need to compliment your current board of trustee’s? In this session you will find out how to identify and address your skills gaps, some of the skills needed to become a trustee and how to include wider diversity on your board.

What will I learn?training

By the end of this session you will:

  • Know how to identify skills gap
  • An awareness of the key skills needed by trustee’s
  • Incorporating the skills into role descriptions

Benefits to you

You will have a clearer understanding of how to attract the right people to ensure you have a board that is effective and support the mission and visions of your organisation.

Who should attend?

This workshop is aimed at those who are involved in recruiting trustee’s or those with an interest in becoming a trustee.


Thursday 21st July 2016


Arrival 5.45pm for tea, coffee and networking for a 6pm start, the workshop will close by 9pm.


£30 per person for OCVA Members
£32 per person from a charitable organisation who are not OCVA members
£35 per person from a non-charitable organisation


Oxford Office Furniture Training Suite
The Old Court House
Floyds Row
St Aldates

There is no parking available, although we maybe able to assist those with disabilities.  Please contact us to enquire if you have a disability.    Our venue is serviced with good transport links, if you are driving you may wish to take advantage of the Park and Ride services located at Redbridge, Pear Tree or Oxford Thornhill.  Alternatively you can park in one of the City Centre car parks such as Gloucester Green, Oxpens, Oxford Train Station or Worcester Street.

Enquiries contact:

Telephone:  01865 251946
Email: training AT ocva.org.uk (replace AT with @)

When contacting us please state the name of the course your correspondence is in relation to.


Please note there are two steps to this process and both steps of the process will need to be completed to secure your place.

Step 1: Please register your details with us on the form:

Please note that registration without payment does not constitute a booking. Both are required, and we do check. (Thanks!)

Step 2: Make payment within 2 working days of registering.

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OCVA Members pay £30.00 GBP BUY NOW
Charitable organisations who are not OCVA members pay £32.00 GBP BUY NOW
Non-charitable Rate pay £35.00 GBP BUY NOW

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