Advertising Your Trustee Roles

There are various different places where you can register your trustee opportunities and start recruiting. We’ve picked out the best here.

*If you need information about recruiting/managing volunteers in response to the COVID-19 situation, you can find advice and guidance here.*

Also have a look at our advice on developing trustee roles and tips on how to enhance your board through board diversity.

      • Reach Volunteering
        One of our partners, and the single biggest source of trustees for the voluntary sector in the UK. Self service is free for many organisations. Charges are determined by organisation type and annual turnover. We live stream trustee roles on this website.
      • Trustee Finder
        A partnership between Small Charities Coalition and specifically for trustee vacancies.
      • Step on Board from NCVO
        Enhance your board with high calibre Trustees from major corporates.  Trustees are trained before being matched to a suitable board and receive ongoing support in their new role.  This service is free to NCVO members with an annual turnover of less than £1m.
      • Trustees Unlimited from NCVO
        A paid-for professional recruitment service.  NCVO members get 10% off standard service and free publicity in the NCVO email bulletin reaching over 25,000 people.
      • NCVO – Trustee Bank
        A free recruitment service to NCVO members with turnover of less than £1m.
      • Prospectus
        A paid for full search and selection recruitment service.
      • CharityJob
        Free advertising for 90 days for a basic advert.
      • ICAEW
        A free service mainly featuring Treasurer roles.
      • CFG (Charity Finance Group)
        A free service for CFG members in conjunction with Third Sector jobs. Trustee and treasurer roles can be advertised for free for up to 4 weeks.
      • Career Volunteer
        A free service that uses social media to publicise roles for 30 days.
      • The Big Give Trustee Finder
        Adverts placed on Big Give website and Reed’s job site for 6 weeks at no cost.
      • Honorary Treasurers Forum
        Free for charities to advertise treasurer vacancies.
      • Bar in the Community
        Free for charities wanting to appoint legally qualified trustees.
      • Women on Boards
        Free to post a role.
      • Getting on Board
        Free recruitment service for charities.
      • Governors for schools
        Free volunteer matching service
      • Inspiring Governance
        Online service free for state-funded schools
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