Managing People

Employing staff overview

Want to find out basic information? PEACE, a London-based human resources organisation provided by London Voluntary Sector Council, offers a free guide on what to consider if you are thinking about employing staff.

If you require more detailed information, PEACE also provides a 'paid for' service which consistently receives positive feedback from local groups.


DBS (Data and Barring Service) checks

Charity Commission website contains information to help charities understand when they must ensure Trustees, staff and volunteers are CRB checked - and it provides guidance on how to go about achieving this.


Need to talk to someone in person? 

Kingston Voluntary Action can provide general human resource support to help you manage the people in your organisation.

We can help you with issues, such as:

  • Advice on your responsibilities as an employer
  • Planning your recruitment process
  • Employment policies and contracts
  • Sickness absence management
  • Redundancy
  • Discipline and grievance


Email us

020 8255 3335