Congratulations to the following councils (and their clerks) for their achievements under the Local Council Award Scheme last month:
Tasburgh PC (Tina Eagle) - Quality level award
Claxton PC (Carla Peterson) (following her recent CiLCA success) - Foundation level award
Pulham St Mary PC (Lisa Shulver) - Foundation level award
For more information on how your council could achieve this status visit... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 03 Mar 2020 14:30 by Helen Carrier
NALC Funding Bulletin - 28 February 2020
Online charity matching platform that is transforming charitable giving
Posted: Mon, 02 Mar 2020 09:30 by Helen Carrier
Cromer Town Council are hosting a Rospa Routine Play Inspection Course.
This course is aimed at those who are responsible for routine (daily/weekly) inspections. The Register of Play Inspectors International (RPII) exam for routine Inspections can also be taken on the same day (extra charges apply).
A RoSPA Certificate of Training will be given to all participants who complete the course.
For more information... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 10:00 by Helen Carrier
Welney Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Clerk to work six hours per week. Further information is available on the Vacancies page
Posted: Thu, 27 Feb 2020 14:00 by Helen Carrier
Our Spring Conference will focus on creating greener and healthier communities here in Norfolk. We will have great speakers, some interesting exhibitors, a number of interactive workshops planned and an excellent venue. We are also hoping for some exciting news on the practical support we can provide to you. Current programme attached. Spaces are being taken quickly so please register your place now.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 27 Feb 2020 09:15 by Helen Carrier
PKF Littlejohn/the Smaller Authorities Audit Appointments (SAAA) have identified some common errors made with following the public rights process and completion of the Annual Governance and Accountability Return form (AGAR). You can download the documents highlighting the common errors here:
You can also find the Practitioners Guide here.
Posted: Thu, 20 Feb 2020 09:00 by Helen Carrier
Narborough Parish Council is looking to fill the post of Independent Internal Auditor from 1 April 2020.
The post requires a responsible, reliable person to carry out the duties of Independent Internal Auditor which consist of:
A quarterly Internal Audit in the months of April, July, October and January each year to ensure books of accounts are properly maintained, and that correct financial procedures... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 19 Feb 2020 10:00 by Helen Carrier
Ormesby St Margaret with Scratby Parish Council are keen to obtain a Locum Clerk in advance of recruiting their next Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer. Hours to be agreed, mostly home-based and salary negotiable. For more information, either contact Russell at Norfolk ALC or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 11:00 by Helen Carrier
Ormesby St Margaret With Scratby Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Clerk to work 30 hours per week. Further information is available on the Vacancies page
Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 15:50 by Helen Carrier
"The chief officer of a council serving a community of any size is a professional employee requiring management, organisational and communication skills and an understanding of the law, administrative procedures, the planning system, financial management and community engagement." Source: National Training Strategy 2017 https://www.nalc.gov.uk/our-work/improvement-and-development/national-improvement-strategy... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 13 Feb 2020 12:30 by Helen Carrier