Committees and Trustees

This section contains information and guidance for committees and trustees of voluntary managed provision, such as pre-schools or playgroups.

Roles and Responsibilities of Committee Members and Trustees - this highlights what your role is when you are elected onto a committee and how to fulfil your duties.

Committee Meetings - identifies the different types of meetings you will be attending & the function of these meetings

Marketing - looks at how important it is to promote your early years setting, especially with regard to new parents

Fundraising - highlights the importance of regular fund-raising and why you need to do this.

The Charity Commission - identifies your role in regards to being registered as a charitable provision and what you must do to ensure you are meeting your statutory responsibilities.

Safeguarding responsibilities - looks at your statutory responsibilities with regard to keeping children safe within the Early Years Foundation Stage and Ofsted

Staffing and Recruitment - highlights your statutory roles and responsibilites in employing and managing staff

Legal Structure - looks at the different types of governance for your early years setting and how you can change the structure of your setting to limit your liabilities

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