Author: Gabbie Joyce
The Practitioners' Guide ('the guide') is issued by the Joint Panel on Accountability and Governance (JPAG) to support the preparation by smaller authorities in England of statutory annual accounting and governance statements found in the Annual Governance and Accountability Return.
This 2022 edition of the Guide applies in respect of financial years commencing on or after 1 April 2022.
The Guide is... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 06 May 2022 11:30 by Gabbie Joyce
Book your place on our AGAR training, Tuesday, 10.30am.
Pauline James is our Tutor for this course, designed to equip new Clerks, or those who have very limited experience of year-end activities. The session will cover the reconciliation of the cashbook to the bank statements, completion of the AGAR form, (also known as the Annual Return), the Variance Analysis, an example of a set of accounts, and... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 20 Apr 2022 13:16 by Gabbie Joyce
Many local councils are considering energy generation as part of their commitment towards their carbon reduction. But without the General Power of Competence, many Councils are challenged in ensuring they have specific powers to legally support their initiatives. This LTN considers the options for councils.
Posted: Wed, 13 Apr 2022 10:25 by Gabbie Joyce
Congratulations to Justine Luckhurst, who achieved her Certificate in Local Council Administration this month. Justine is Clerk to Necton Parish Council, with about two years experience in the post, she undertake her CiLCA studies with us in September 2021.
"I am so glad I went through the CilCA training, at first the idea of additional work and completing assessments was daunting but the training and... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 Apr 2022 13:00 by Gabbie Joyce
Leading UK property advice charity, the Ethical Property Foundation is delighted to offer this FREE property webinar for voluntary organisations in partnership with CAN.
21 July 2022, 1pm to 2pm via zoom.
To book: email email@example.com
This informative webinar run by experienced surveyors and property advisers, covers the basics of premises management to help you turn your... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 Apr 2022 13:05 by Gabbie Joyce
Just a couple of places left on our July Being an Effective Councillor course running on 6 & 8 July, 10am to 12.30pm each morning. Book now.
Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:50 by Gabbie Joyce
Lantra accredited Basic Tree Survey and Inspection Course on 15 July in Hardingham, delivered by EasTec UK LTD. Bookings are now open.
Identifying hazardous trees is a vital part asset management for local councils. This training is designed to help you recognise and then report issues to an appropriate expert. It's a basic one-day course to give you the knowledge to be able to identify potential hazards.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Jun 2021 12:55 by Gabbie Joyce
Working in partnership with our colleagues at Suffolk ALC, we are delighted to bring you this new series of modularized training, providing lots of flexibility for new and more experienced Chair or Vice Chair who wish to brush up on some aspects of their role. Each module will be delivered via Zoom to groups of no more than twelve delegates. There are four modules, each can be booked separately. They... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 14:24 by Gabbie Joyce
HR WEBINAR – MANAGING GOOD PERFORMANCE – Book direct
Wed 26 May 1.30 – 3pm (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: Tue, 25 May 2021 10:37 by Gabbie Joyce
May has been a wonderful month for Norfolk ALC students who achieved their CiLCA qualification:
Nicky Allen - Clerk to Wrenningham Parish Council
Michelle Wroth - Clerk to Docking Parish Council
Adrian Lawson - Clerk to a council in Kent, who was able to join our CiLCA course as it is delivered online.
Posted: Fri, 21 May 2021 15:49 by Gabbie Joyce