There are many reasons for becoming a Board or Management Committee Member of a not-for-profit community group and these are different for each person:
- You have a passion for the cause and want help make a difference by getting involved
- You have valuable skills and experience and want to support your community
- You are seeking self-development; your role enables you to renew pre-existing skills and/or develop new skills and experiences
For individuals looking to advance their career, joining a Board or Management Committee can enable professional development and personal growth. Improving credibility, networking and leadership skills.
Organisations are encouraged to consider their legal structure, the law and seek professional advice when considering their recruitment processes and the use of any recruitment services provided within the Community Compass website