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VACANCY: Boughton Parish Council (West Norfolk)

VACANCY: Boughton Parish Council (West Norfolk)

Boughton Parish Council are urgently seeking a Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to work two hours a week. Further information is available on the Vacancies page.

Posted: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:15 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

Special invitation to Clerks of Parishes in Breckland

Special invitation to Clerks of Parishes in Breckland

We have made available an extra training session on Elections 2019 to be held on Tuesday 29 January 1.30-3.30pm at Wereham Village Hall.

Rory Ringer, Democratic Services Manager or Sue Daniels, Electoral Services Team Leader, from Breckland Council, will be joining us to explain how their team will be managing the Elections this year, including some changes since 2015.

Thursday, 2 May 2019 is local council... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Elections

New Year message from the National ALC chairman

New Year message from the National ALC chairman

The National ALC chairman, Cllr Sue Baxter, has written an open letter to England's 100,000 local (parish and town) councillors to wish them a healthy, happy and prosperous and successful 2019. Sue also highlights a number of National ALC's lobbying successes over the last year which will save the sector millions of pounds, praises the work councils are doing, and sets out some challenges for the year... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 15:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: NALC

New NALC publication shines a light on 150 local councils

New NALC publication shines a light on 150 local councils

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) has published its new publication highlighting the good work England's 10,000 local (parish and town) councils are doing more for their communities.

Points of Light is a collection of case studies highlighting the work that local councils are undertaking to support their communities. The 2019 edition contains 150 case studies, which includes; summaries,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: NALC

Being A Good Employer

Being A Good Employer

Places are still available on this very informative course.

Being a Good Employer
Tue, 29 Jan 2019
1 CPD Points
£30 + VAT
1.30-3.30pm
Wereham Village Hall

This course aims to provide an understanding of employment – both mandatory and good practice processes.

The course runs through the various stages of the job cycle, with a particular focus on the 'in-job' stages.

To book a place click here

Posted: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 10:15 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

New vacancies added

New vacancies added

Find out more about vacancies available in local councils in Norfolk by clicking here

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

Latest Norfolk ALC E-newsletter - 15 January 2019

Latest Norfolk ALC E-newsletter - 15 January 2019

Latest Norfolk ALC E-Newsletter

Posted: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:50 by Helen Carrier

Tags: E-newsletter

The Police and Crime Commissioner’s 2019/2020 budget and council tax consultation

The PCC's 2019/2020 budget and council tax consultation was launched on 2 January 2019. See attached. This runs until Wednesday 30 January 2019. Here is the link to the survey for responding: https://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/PoliceBudget2019-20Consultation/. Feedback is also invited by telephone to 01953 424455, by email to TellLorne@norfolk.pnn.police.uk or by post to OPCCN, Building 8, Jubilee House,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 09:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Police Commissioners Budget

Election Training 2019

Election Training 2019

These courses are filling up, don't miss out and book now!

Thursday 7 February 2019 at 10am
1 CPD Points
£30 + VAT
10am-12noon
Carrowbreck House, Hellesdon

Wednesday 6 March 2019 7pm

1 CPD Points
£30 + VAT
7-9pm
Necton Community Centre

Thursday, 2 May 2019 is local council election day, when new Town and Parish Councillors are elected for the next 4-year term of office.

This course explains the process... Read More »






Posted: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 12:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

Funding Opportunity - Pocket Parks

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) invites applications from communities to apply for funding to support them with establishing new pocket parks, creating safe and usable green spaces, and for helping to restore and renovate existing parks which have fallen into disrepair, bringing them back into public use. Applications are sought from communities that can provide evidence... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 09:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Funding

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