( approx 12 hours a month)
This very rewarding
trustees position would be the ideal opportunity for anyone with a bit of time
to spare each week. No professional book keeping experience or
qualifications are required as we have professional book keepers.
You will need to be well organised, computer literate, and good with
Please email Susan on
for more details or to express an interest in the role. We
would be delighted to meet you for a chat. There will be plenty of
opportunity to get to know the branch and fellow trustees before deciding
if the role is the right one for you.
Duties will involve:-
checking email account to collate invoices (preferably a daily task)
- Liaising with our professional
book keepers via email
- Paying invoices online once a
- Miscellaneous tasks such as
preparation of occasional invoices and spreadsheets
- Providing financial information
to RSPCA HQ
- Attending one meeting a month and
providing information to fellow trustees
- Accurate filing of paperwork and
Most of the work is PC
based and you can work from home completely at your convenience.
You need only live within driving distance of
Dorchester for the monthly meetings (which are held in the evening at Taylors re-homing centre).
This role provides an
excellent insight in to the running of a local charity and a brilliant
opportunity to either develop new skills, or put existing skills to use.
There are also
opportunities to become involved with the animals in our rehoming centre
and see how what you do makes such a difference to their lives and future.
NOTE THAT THIS IS AN UNPAID / VOLUNTARY POSITION
vacancy has arisen for the role of Minutes Secretary. Duties include
attending committee meetings, taking notes and producing minutes of the
meeting, preparation of agendas and distribution via email. Meetings
are held once a month and total time commitment is in the region of 6
hours each month. This role would suit someone with previous
experience of minute taking, with good grammatical and basic PC skills.
As a trustee, you will also have the opportunity to become actively
involved with the running of the branch, and there would be the chance to
take on additional admin roles if desired.
Please email Susan on
express an interest in this role.
NOTE THAT THIS IS AN UNPAID / VOLUNTARY TRUSTEE POSITION
A GHOST STORY FOR CHRISTMAS BY
Oh, Whistle...Two classic ghost
stories by M. R. James
Performed by Robert Lloyd Parry
Saturday, 2 December 2017 - The
Colliton Club, Dorchester DT1 1XJ
Show starts at 7.30pm - Price:
PRICE INCLUDES MINCE PIES AND
£70,000 for the animals...
Thanks to Jill and George and the wonderful
group of dedicated volunteers at Sherborne, over £70,000 was raised
for the animals over two decades.
CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS OF THE SHERBORNE MAY FAIR 2017, AND PAST
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