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Branch Secretary

What is the purpose of the role?

To provide administrative support to the branch and help deliver the committee’s business effectively

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What’s involved?

  • Administrative support
  • Record keeping
  • Maintain membership list and details
  • Maintain the branch diary
  • Draw up agendas and programmes with the Chair’s approval
  • Provide timely information about meetings to expected attendees
  • Ensure relevant papers are available for the chair and the committee
  • Receive and answer correspondence on behalf of the branch

What skills and experience do I need?

  • Good administrative and writing  skills
  • Methodical and reliable
  • Diplomatic and assertive
  • Capable of acting with discretion and maintaining confidentiality
  • Positive attitude to people with long term health needs
  • Experience of providing administrative support for committees
  • Experience of minute taking and record keeping

What support and training will I receive?

Support from Local Services Manager

Induction training


Minimum one day a month


Travel to meetings and branch events


Reasonable expenses will be repaid

For an informal chat about this role please contact us on 0113 210 8800 or email volunteering@epilepsy.org.uk

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