Treasurer for Charity

Rottingdean Whiteway Centre

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Rottingdean Whiteway Centre has rooms for hire and for 45 years has organised adult education courses on subjects such as history, music, languages, archaeology, science, current affairs and other subjects of general interest. About thirty-four courses are available for three terms per year of ten weeks each broadly following the school terms. The role is voluntary and unpaid.

The role would be Treasurer whose duties would be:

1) Ensure that clear records are kept and that effective procedures are in place,

2) Monitor and report on the financial health of the organisation and

3) Production of necessary financial reports and accounts and returns

Attendance at ten management committee meetings per year is expected subject to emergencies, of course.


Good written communication skills

Reasonable IT proficiency, particularly with word-processing and spreadsheet 

Ability to forward plan, prioritise and meet deadlines

Good organisational skills

Ability to work well with others, in particular, the members of the Centre’s management committee


Doing something very interesting and rewarding for the benefit of the local community.

Working with the other like-minded and supportive members of the management committee.

Working in a centre with an excellent reputation for the quality of its adult education provision.

Practical Considerations

The role is ideal for a person who is retired and can give some time to the community. Ideally, they should live locally to or within a few miles of Rottingdean. The Centre is 2 minutes’ walk from the No 2 bus route and 5 minutes’ walk from routes 12, 14 and 27. 

When do I need to be available?

Details The role is available immediately but in practice from the autumn onwards.
Morning Afternoon Evening

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  • Details
  • Appropriate for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BME, Women only)
    No restrictions
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Support on Offer
  • Training