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Template Bullying and Harassment Policy

I am sharing a template Bullying and Harassment Policy drawn up by a respected and experienced Clerk in Norfolk for use as appropriate. Would be interested to hear what you think about it countyofficer@norfolkalc.gov.uk

Posted: Mon, 17 May 2021 11:54 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Policies

Places still available on the new HR webinar

NEW - HR WEBINAR – MANAGING GOOD PERFORMANCE – Book direct

Wed 26 May 1.30 – 3 pm (90 mins)

Whether your staff work from home, the office or are out and about, you want to ensure their motivation and delivery both remain strong. This session explores the theory and practice of motivating and achieving high performance from your team.

Speaker - Maria Aguilar, Director at HR Services Partnership.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 May 2021 08:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: HR, Training

Freedom of Information - do you know how to deal with a request?

Freedom of Information - do you know how to deal with a request?

Learn about the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 how they impact local councils. This course is suitable for clerks and councillors, especially those on their data protection committees or similar committees. By the end of the course, attendees will understand the principles of the FOIA/EIR, the different types of information covered, how to determine... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 May 2021 14:05 by Gabbie Joyce

Tags: Data Protection

Managing good performance - new training webinar

Managing good performance - new training webinar

H R WEBINAR – MANAGING GOOD PERFORMANCE – Book direct
Wed 26 May 1.30 – 3 pm (90 mins)

Whether your staff work from home, the office or are out and about, you want to ensure their motivation and delivery both remain strong. This session explores the theory and practice of motivating and achieving high performance from your team.

Speaker - Maria Aguilar, Director at HR Services Partnership.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 May 2021 13:30 by Gabbie Joyce

Tags: Employment Law

Sharing of Newsletters

Sharing of Newsletters

Clerks, to save you time in forwarding our newsletters, it is possible to arrange for them to be sent directly using this link.

You can re-visit our earlier newsletters and wellbeing bulletins at Latest Norfolk ALC e-Bulletin

Posted: Mon, 03 May 2021 10:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: E-Newsletter

Updated VAT Advice

Updated VAT Advice

Steve Parkinson has further updated his guidance note about VAT on digital services from outside the UK, which now includes Zoom Inc's new GB VAT number.

Posted: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 15:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: VAT, Zoom

General Meeting - Norfolk ALC

General Meeting - Norfolk ALC

Invitations have gone out for our General Meeting event on 20 May, with guest speakers Jackie Weaver, of Handforth fame, and the incoming Police and Crime Commissioner. We will also be providing an update on our activities and introducing our new Board. Register for this free event at BookWhen.

Posted: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 10:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: AGM

Ormesby St Margaret with Scratby Parish Council requires a Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

Ormesby St Margaret with Scratby Parish Council requires a  Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

30 hours per week, mostly home-based, to provide professional advice to the Council in meeting its legal and financial obligations. Salary based on NJC scales dependent on experience. The role is permanent but applications to provide interim cover will be considered.

The successful applicant will have excellent communication, organisational and administrative skills, proven experience of financial management,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 09:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

CiLCA Successes for Norfolk Clerks

CiLCA Successes for Norfolk Clerks
  • Congratulations to Claire Prentice, Clerk to Foulden Parish Council, and more recently also Holme Hale Parish Council and Merton Parish Council.
  • Congratulations to Karen Orgill, Clerk to Syderstone Parish Council.

Both Claire and Karen undertook their CiLCA training with Norfolk ALC and were under the mentorship of our CiLCA Recognised Trainer, Gabbie Joyce. CiLCA is a Level 3 sector-specific qualification,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 15:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: CiLCA

Web Accessibility Summit

Web Accessibility Summit

Who this is for:

This event is designed for, but not limited to, council clerks, officers, and councillors interested in web accessibility and how to improve or create their website accordingly.

The event format:

The event will be live, online and live streamed on YouTube.

Over the hour, attendees will have a "virtual tour" highlighting practical examples of how an accessible website works and adequate... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 10:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Accessibility

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