Clerk's Toolkit: Stakeholder & Community Engagement

Clerk's Toolkit: Stakeholder & Community Engagement

This online Zoom session will concentrate on interaction with stakeholders and engaging with your community.

Event date Tue 11 May 2021 10:00 am
Event Ends Tue 11 May 2021 1:00 pm
Registered 1
Available places 9
Registration closes Tue 11 May 2021 8:00 am
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room

9.30 am

Zoom Meeting Room

will open for pre-session chat.
There will be scheduled breaks during the session.

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Interaction with stakeholders
  • How to identify key relationships with unitary, county & district officers & members
  • How to build relationships with those whose influence/presence affects the parish eg statutory undertakers, transport providers, health authorities
  • Building on relationships within the parish eg businesses, local charities, village hall, sports club etc.
Community Engagement
  • Interactions with residents & stakeholders via social media, websites, notice boards, Annual Assembly, newsletters & meetings
  • Events planning & management; project management

Attendees may be asked to give a short presentation


1.5 CPD Points



for officers from member councils with a budgeted income of over £6,000

£10.00 for officers from member councils with a budget of £6,000 or less

£50.00 per delegate for non-member officers


Free places for Clerks Toolkit

We are offering 6 Clerk Toolkit Sessions for the Price of 5. When you have booked and paid for 5 toolkit sessions WALC will send you a coupon code so you can book your 6th session for free. This offer is per person and not per council.


For those intending to complete the CiLCA qualification

this session is particularly relevant to LO21 / LO24 / LO26 / LO27 / LO28

Terms and Conditions of Registration

Please read

Full terms and conditions of registration


Gill Lungley

Gill holds a BA (Hons) in Business Studies, and started working for parish councils in 1991 and gaining the Cert. HE Local Policy Studies from Cheltenham and Gloucester in 1995 and a BTec in similar subject from Worcester College. Then, because Gill loves the subject and wanted to share it with a wider audience she took the PTLLS qualification (Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector) in 2009.

Experienced Clerk

Gill has worked for one PC for 11 years, then took a break of 3 years before returning to clerking and have now worked for another 6 councils ranging in size from electorates of more than 5,000 to less than 400.

She has represented Worcestershire as county representative at SLCC’s NEC and is a member of the Institute of Local Council Management, which means that she keeps up to date with personal training and CPD. Currently Gill works part-time for two parish councils as well as delivering CALC training.

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