A NSW free from poverty and inequality

Templates and resources

Use these resources to get the best out of management and governance practices for your organisation.

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Template: Declaration of interest

Use this easy to use check list to formalise declarations of conflicts of interest within your organisation.

The Ins and Outs of Community and Business Partnership Programs

This paper was presented by Geraldine Skinner, Director of Community Business Partnerships in 2000 at an NCOSS Conference ‘The Business of Welfare’. It maintains its relevance.

VCOSS Governance Healthcheck

The VCOSS Governance Healthcheck assesses your organisation’s governance (including board structures and policies) and financial structures (including financial oversight and controls), and suggests improvements. All you have to do is answer a series of questions, either as an individual on behalf of your organisation or as part of a group. 

Start your health check.

​Information sheet: Managing risk

Understand the risks your organisation faces and take the right steps to avoid surprises.

​Information sheet: Managing staff performance

Manage staff performance effectively so that employees are supported and accountable for the performance of their duties.

​Information sheet: Probity and governance

Understand probity and how it relates to the good governance of Boards of Management and organisations.

​Information sheet: Recruitment and good practice

Making sure you get the right person for the job is really important - but it's sometimes hard to do. Here's some tips for getting it right the first time.

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