Get on Board Edinburgh

Get on Board Edinburgh deliver the latest news, tips and guidance for trustees and organisations as well as details of the latest trustee voluntary opportunities in the city

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About the service

Thank you for your interest in Get on Board Edinburgh. On this site you can sign up to our newsletter that we will be sending out on a regular basis. Each edition will feature trustee opportunities for people who are interested in joining a board, as well as information and advice on what it means to be a trustee, and testimonials from people who already are. These regular bulletins will also include the latest news, tips and guidance for existing trustees and organisations.

To receive this newsletter we need some basic information from you. Please enter your email address into the field at the top of this page or in the sidebar and we will be in touch to confirm your subscription.

Advertise trustee opportunities

Recruiting Trustees

It is vital that organisations are clear about the responsibilities their trustees hold and have robust processes to recruit the right people for their roles. Check out some guidance on recruiting trustees on our VolunteerWiki.

To advertise a trustee opportunity please visit Volunteer Edinburgh’s site by clicking on the ‘advertise opportunities’ button below where you will find details on how to register as an organisation and submit new opportunities. Trustee Opportunities advertised with Volunteer Edinburgh will also feature in future editions of our newsletter.

Advertising your volunteering opportunities with Volunteer Edinburgh can help you reach thousands of potential volunteers. Their website has over 65,000 visitors annually and they see thousands of people come through their doors each year, all looking to volunteer. It’s simple and free to advertise opportunities, so register now and start recruiting.

Testimonials

We recruited an amazing board member via Volunteer Edinburgh. Thank you.
Scottish Community Safety Network
We recruited an amazing board member via Volunteer Edinburgh. Thank you.
Scottish Community Safety Network
We recruited an amazing board member via Volunteer Edinburgh. Thank you.
Scottish Community Safety Network

If you’re concerned that you are not able to meet the minimum standards for registering your vacancy, for example you might be a new or emerging third sector organisation that doesn’t have everything in place yet, please contact Volunteer Edinburgh by email at hello@volunteeredinburgh.org.uk or call 0131 225 0630 and they will be happy to help guide you through the registration process.

Search for trustee opportunities

We will feature the latest opportunities in new editions of the newsletter however you can also search Volunteer Edinburgh’s site by clicking on the ‘view opportunities’ button below.

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