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Author: Helen Carrier

VACANCY: Rockland St Mary with Hellington Parish Council

VACANCY: Rockland St Mary with Hellington Parish Council

Rockland St Mary with Hellington Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Clerk & RFO. For more information on this role and other roles please go to the Vacancies page.

Posted: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 14:15 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

VACANCY: Reepham Town Council

VACANCY: Reepham Town Council

Reepham Town Council has a vacancy for the Town Clerk. For more information on this role and other roles please go to the Vacancies page.

Posted: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 09:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

New training courses added to the calendar

New training courses added to the calendar

NEW - Improving internal council communications. Book now
Wednesday 16 June 7pm (two hours)

Effective internal communication is the cornerstone of good council operations. Yet ensuring the development and sustainability of good internal communication is often a challenge for councils of all shapes and sizes. This session explores strategies to identify gaps and challenges in internal communication,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Jun 2021 11:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

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: Fri, 28 May 2021 10:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: E-Newsletter

All about the Money!

All about the Money!

One of the many Norfolk ALC membership benefits is affordable and easy access to training delivered by experienced and qualified Trainers who have extensive sector experience – so they know the theory and how it plays out in practice. One such Practitioner is Steve Parkinson, a former Town Clerk and accountant with over 30 years' experience, and specialises in Finance and VAT. Here are just three... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 27 May 2021 10:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

Parish Online

Parish Online

Free Training Offer. Are you Remotely Effective?

How to Manage Council Risks using a Digital Web-based Asset Register

The Covid-19 pandemic has put Local Government under unprecedented strain. Councils are having to provide more services (including new ones) with fewer resources. To add to the challenge, councils are having to adapt to remote working and the provision of remote support.

BHIB Councils... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 May 2021 15:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Parish Online

Supporting Clerks

Supporting Clerks

Clerks, our regular Café Cluster networking continues – next session is 2pm on Wednesday, 9 June, a representative from Westcotec will be joining us to discuss looking after your assets, some top tips for lights, signs, shelters Book your free place now.

Our Café Cluster networking sessions run on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month, 2pm. Book your place and get an automatic... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 May 2021 11:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Clerks

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

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