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  • Minute Secretary
    with Castle Furniture Project

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO48042 - Created/last updated: 04/08/2020



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    About this opportunity:As a mental health charity we at Castle Furniture have limited funds. We are progressing quickly and volunteers are a major part of the organisation. Due to the present Minute Secretary resigning both as Director and as Minute Secretary due to poor health we are in need of a new one. A requirement would be to be capable of accurate minute taking and computer skills to type them up and distribute them electronically to all relevant persons. Confidentiality would be of the highest importance.

    Takes place:Please contact us to find out when this opportunity takes place.
    Minimum age:none specified - most organisations will work with volunteers aged 16 and over
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Templates for previous minutes available and a mandatory H&S induction is required at the outset.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Public transport costs paid in full or travel at the rate of 35p/mile.

    Experience required:Previous experience of minute taking desirable but good general admin skills may be acceptable. Computer literate with awareness to the need for confidentiality.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Informal Chat; Trial Period

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsRegular board meetings are held within Castle Furniture, Tom Rodger's Mill, Cupar 9 times a year with the AGM and any EGMs if necessary.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is not suitable for Saltire Awards (for volunteers aged 12-25).

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Type of volunteering: Administrative / Office Work
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