Clerk Training

toolkit 2021 smlThe 'Clerk's Toolkit' sessions are intended, to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required. Open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers. 

If you are a new Clerk, why not start with our introduction session "The Clerk's Role"

24
Aug
2022

Clerking Essentials

Wed 24 Aug 2022 9:30 -12:00
WALC Zoom Room
Members £30
Clerking Essentials

Suitable for new Clerks and Council Employees, this short course will give you a good understanding of the Clerk's role and get you off to a flying start.

"Brilliant overview of what a clerk's role actually is.."

06
Sep
2022

CLERK TOOLKIT 3: from Bookkeeping to Budgets

Tue 6 Sep 2022 18:30 -21:00
WALC Zoom Room
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 3: from Bookkeeping to Budgets

This session will identify the RFO, review financial regulations & internal controls.

Open only to Member Clerks and Council Officers.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

22
Sep
2022

CLERK TOOLKIT 7: Budget Review - Precept and Audit preparation

Thu 22 Sep 2022 9:30 -12:30
WALC Zoom Room
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 7: Budget Review - Precept and Audit preparation

This session will focus on budgets, internal controls, risks and audits.

Open only to Member Clerks and Council Officers.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

11
Oct
2022

CLERK TOOLKIT 4: Community Engagement and Planning

Tue 11 Oct 2022 18:30 -21:00
WALC Zoom Room
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 4: Community Engagement and Planning

Open only to Member Clerks and Council Officers.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

13
Oct
2022

CLERK TOOLKIT 8: Review

Thu 13 Oct 2022 9:30 -12:30
Online
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 8: Review

This session will review the previous 7 toolkit presentations and cover the compulsary introduction to CiLCA

Open only to Member Clerks and Council Officers.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

08
Nov
2022

CLERK TOOLKIT 5: Meetings Administration and Management

Tue 8 Nov 2022 18:30 -21:00
Online
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 5: Meetings Administration and Management

This session will concentrate on the understanding meetings administration and management.

Open only to Member Clerks and Council Officers.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

15
Nov
2022

Clerking Essentials

Tue 15 Nov 2022 9:30 -12:00
WALC Zoom Room
Members £30
Clerking Essentials

Suitable for new Clerks and Council Employees, this short course will give you a good understanding of the Clerk's role and get you off to a flying start.

"Brilliant overview of what a clerk's role actually is.."

17
Nov
2022

CLERK TOOLKIT 1: Core Roles in Parish Councils

Thu 17 Nov 2022 9:30 -12:30
WALC Zoom Room
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 1: Core Roles in Parish Councils

Identify the legal status of parish council & its purpose, the statutory nature of the council, clerk's contract, job description and person specification, position of councillors and chairman.. Council as employer, HR policies, staff management & training.

These sessions are open only to employees of the Council.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

06
Dec
2022

CLERK TOOLKIT 6: Legal Powers, policies and committees

Tue 6 Dec 2022 18:30 -21:00
WALC Zoom Room
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 6: Legal Powers, policies and committees

This session will concentrate on legal Powers, policies and committees

Open only to Member Clerks and Council Officers.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

15
Dec
2022

CLERK TOOLKIT 2: The Clerk's Year

Thu 15 Dec 2022 9:30 -12:30
WALC Zoom Room
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 2: The Clerk's Year

This session will concentrate on the Clerk's Year: Administration & Self-management; Essential Paperwork, Records & Archive Documents.

These sessions are open only to employees of the Council.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

10
Jan
2023

CLERK TOOLKIT 7: Budget Review - Precept and Audit preparation

Tue 10 Jan 2023 18:30 -21:00
WALC Zoom Room
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 7: Budget Review - Precept and Audit preparation

This session will focus on budgets, internal controls, risks and audits.

Open only to Member Clerks and Council Officers.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

19
Jan
2023

CLERK TOOLKIT 3: from Bookkeeping to Budgets

Thu 19 Jan 2023 9:30 -12:30
WALC Zoom Room
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 3: from Bookkeeping to Budgets

This session will identify the RFO, review financial regulations & internal controls.

Open only to Member Clerks and Council Officers.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

07
Feb
2023

CLERK TOOLKIT 8: Review

Tue 7 Feb 2023 18:30 -21:00
Online
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 8: Review

This session will review the previous 7 toolkit presentations and cover the compulsary introduction to CiLCA

Open only to Member Clerks and Council Officers.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

16
Feb
2023

CLERK TOOLKIT 4: Community Engagement and Planning

Thu 16 Feb 2023 9:30 -12:30
WALC Zoom Room
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 4: Community Engagement and Planning

Open only to Member Clerks and Council Officers.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

07
Mar
2023

CLERK TOOLKIT 1: Core Roles in Parish Councils

Tue 7 Mar 2023 18:30 -21:00
WALC Zoom Room
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 1: Core Roles in Parish Councils

Identify the legal status of parish council & its purpose, the statutory nature of the council, clerk's contract, job description and person specification, position of councillors and chairman.. Council as employer, HR policies, staff management & training.

These sessions are open only to employees of the Council

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

16
Mar
2023

CLERK TOOLKIT 5: Meetings Administration and Management

Thu 16 Mar 2023 9:30 -12:30
WALC Zoom Room
£25 to Members
CLERK TOOLKIT 5: Meetings Administration and Management

This session will concentrate on the understanding meetings administration and management.

Open only to Member Clerks and Council Officers.

Each session is stand alone and can be taken in any order.

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