National ALC have published a second edition of Points of Light which includes 150 examples of the contribution local councils are making to communities, including stepping up on important issues such as health and well-being, community transport, economic development, housing and community facilities. Thetford TC and Diss TC in Norfolk are mentioned. Read more in the document below.
Posted: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 09:00 by Helen Carrier
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
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
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
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
Places are still available on this very informative course.
Being a Good Employer
Tue, 29 Jan 2019
1 CPD Points
£30 + VAT
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
Find out more about vacancies available in local councils in Norfolk by clicking here
Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:00 by Helen Carrier
NCCs 'Find your transport tool' can help you find out which transport services operate in an area, and how to access them. Enter the postcode and address from which you want to travel and the tool will provide you with bus services, rail services, dial-a-ride services, and community car schemes. See: https://maps.norfolk.gov.uk/findyourtransport/
Posted: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:30 by Helen Carrier
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