May 2021

“Mentoring has been just what I've needed - supportive, refreshing, reassuring!”
 

 “It (mentoring) provides a type of space and relationship that I don't have access to in my hectic workplace and has been a great opportunity to 'sense check' many of the things that I've encountered in the role.  It's a very special and useful opportunity – so worthwhile!”
 

Do you know a Chair or Vice Chair who could benefit from peer support, good practice and experience-sharing in a confidential environment?

Spread the word about Chairs Network Scotland and get 20% off your ACOSVO or Chairs Network Scotland membership renewal. The Chair joining us will also benefit from the 20% discount. It’s a win-win!


ACOSVO's Chairs Network Scotland is a dedicated network designed to specifically support the needs of Chairs of Scottish voluntary organisations.

A study out today, and published in TFN, highlights the charity sector is facing a leadership crisis after new research found nearly half of senior leaders are considering walking away due to burnout.

 

 

“The Leadership Exchange programme provides an ideal platform for sharing ideas, experience and knowledge across sectors.”

 

“Seeing things from a different perspective was more than just a momentary insight, it helped me leave my bubble and look around me.”

 

CALLING SECTOR CHAIRS! IMPROVE YOUR LEADERSHIP CAPACITY BY JOINING THE FIRST EVER CHAIR SPECIFIC LEADERSHIP EXCHANGE PROGRAMME

 

 

The Scottish Government have launched 'The impact of COVID-19 on the voluntary sector and volunteering’ Survey. To access the survey please click here.  

 

Below is a letter from Calum Irving, Head of Third Sector Unit at The Scottish Government.