Tags: Clerks

December newsletter: All About the Clerk

December newsletter: All About the Clerk

The December Newsletter has been sent to members and is packed with useful information for the Clerk, arising from our Clerks' Networking session held on 1 December. This includes a time/work management app!

Posted: Thu, 23 Dec 2021 12:35 by Kerrin Cocks

Tags: Clerks, Clerks Networking, Councillors, Hints, Newsletter, Tips

Christmas Clerks' Networking

GAPTC is hosting its first networking session since 2019 at the Parish Rooms in Highnam from 10am–1pm. We kick off the day with our guest speaker, Ashley Jones from the South West Regional Organised Crime Unit, who will raise awareness of the dangers of economic crime, highlight typical case studies of previous offences and offer advice and tips, as well as signposting resources that will help.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Nov 2021 10:24 by Kerrin Cocks

Tags: Clerks, Networking

CiLCA Training Update

CiLCA Training Update

Due to the overwhelming response we have had for CiLCA training we will be running two cohorts this year. There are still vacancies for the second cohort which commences on 23 November. This is a vocational qualification and goes a long way to assisting clerks in their work. This is a supported course in that each section is clearly discussed with a mentor so that there is no misunderstanding of what... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Nov 2021 10:22 by Kerrin Cocks

Tags: CiLCA, CiLCA Certificate in Local Council Administration, Clerks, Continuous Professioanl Development, Councillors

Local Council Award Scheme

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) has set up panels to peer review applications from Gloucestershire, and other participating county associations, for Foundation, Quality and Quality Gold Local Council Award Scheme applications. The deadlines for 2022 submissions can be found HERE. NALC held a webinar in October, which went through how the scheme works, what information is needed to... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Nov 2021 10:20 by Kerrin Cocks

Tags: Clerks, Councillors, Local Council Award Scheme, NALC