We are pleased to announce that as part of National ALC's work, they have produced a new suite of human resources (HR) policies and how-to guides. These new documents include template employment policies that you can tailor to your council's needs, alongside notes and how-to guides. They cover the full range of employment matters such as annual leave, lone working,training, and much more! Member councils... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 09:30 by Helen Carrier
Bookings are now open for our CiLCA training course, starting in March 2020. This course is eligible for our EU Funding, providing a 50% grant towards the total costs.
Posted: Tue, 11 Feb 2020 10:18 by Helen Carrier
RESPONDING TO THE GREATER NORWICH DEVELOPMENT PLAN, THE NCC LOCAL TRANSPORT PLAN & THE NORFOLK RAIL PROSPECTUS
The Norfolk ALC Wellbeing team are meeting at the South Norfolk Council offices at 6.30 pm on Thursday 19 February 2020 to formulate a response to three consultations: 1.the Norwich, Broadland & South Norfolk's Greater Norwich Development Plan, 2. the County Council's proposed transport plan, and 3. the draft Norfolk Rail Prospectus. This response will focus climate change and well-being aspects... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 14:15 by Helen Carrier
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Association of Local Councils (CAPALC) are pleased to open their training courses to Norfolk councils, this might of particular interest to councils located in West Norfolk. Training courses are listed in the Calendar.
Posted: Fri, 07 Feb 2020 10:00 by Helen Carrier
A new workbook titled "A Councillor's Workbook on Acting on Climate Change" has been added to the Documents.
This workbook is a learning aid for councillors on the roles, opportunities and drivers for council-led action on the changing climate, both to reduce local carbon emissions and to build resilience to extreme weather. It sets out the benefits for local people and places – lower bills, opportunities... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 05 Feb 2020 09:30 by Helen Carrier
We want your views on the key areas we are focusing on for our next Local Transport Plan. The current Local Transport Plan for Norfolk was agreed in 2011. Since that time there have been many changes to the way that people travel, and how much. Technology has meant that we are now increasingly able to live our lives without the need to travel, for example using online resources such as internet... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:00 by Helen Carrier
Great Melton Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Clerk to work two hours per week. Further information is available on the Vacancies page
Posted: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 16:00 by Helen Carrier
Sedgeford Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Clerk to work 20-25 hours a month. Further information is available on the Vacancies page
Posted: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:30 by Helen Carrier
Norfolk Clerks – are you looking for a new 2020 opportunity to develop both your skills and your fellow Clerk colleagues?
We and our Clerk colleagues on the SLCC Norfolk Executive have a new Clerk Mentoring programme designed to provide mentoring and support to any Norfolk Clerk who contacts us. We have been recruiting experienced Clerks wishing to volunteer as a Mentor and have been delighted with the response. This is a final call for volunteers wishing to join this exciting programme on the inaugural Induction training... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 11:30 by Helen Carrier
We have two spaces which have arisen for a Buckingham Palace Garden Party on 12 May 2020.
However, I need to get any nominations this week, please, and then get the attached form accurately filled in for any nominated person/ their partner.
- Invitations are in recognition of PAST service as Chairmen of Parish Council and Town Mayors in England and it is therefore appropriate that outgoing... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 16:30 by Helen Carrier