Clerk's Toolkit

toolkit 2021 smlThe 'Clerk's Toolkit' sessions are intended, to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk, there are 9 sessions in total.  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. 

From September 2021 the Toolkit sessions are being run in Partnership with Worcestershire Association of Local Councils, this has enabled us to more than double to toolkit offer so we are running each topic more than twice a year.  

These meetings are now being held on Zoom

Clerk's Toolkit: Understanding Core Roles in Parish Councils

Clerk’s Training Programme – 12 “Bite-Sized” sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role

Legal status of parish councils & their purpose; clerk's contract & job description; position of councillors; Committees & schemes of delegation

Event date Tue 12 Sep 2017 9:30
Registered 0
Available places 10
Registration closes Sun 10 Sep 2017 23:55
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £25 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Stratford Town Hall
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Clerk's Toolkit: The Clerk's Year

Clerk’s Training Programme – 12 “Bite-Sized” sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role

This session will concentrate on Self Management - working from home

  • The Clerk's office - equipment needed
  • The "Clerk's Year"
  • Freedom of Information, Publication Scheme &Transparency Code
Event date Tue 10 Oct 2017 9:30
Registered 0
Available places 10
Registration closes Wed 4 Oct 2017 23:55
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £25 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Coleshill Town Hall
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Clerk's Toolkit: Essential Records & Paperwork

Clerk’s Training Programme – 12 “Bite-Sized” sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role. 

This session will focus on essential paperwork: the policies all councils should have, what to record, keep & archive and will cover Declaration of Acceptance of Office, Councillor's induction process, committees and committee terms of reference, mid-term vacancies & dealing with records.

Attend 5 toolkit events and get the 6th for free

Event date Tue 14 Nov 2017 9:30
Registered 0
Available places 15
Registration closes Wed 8 Nov 2017
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £25 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Warwick Town Council
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Clerk's Toolkit: Meetings & Agendas

Clerk’s Training Programme – 12 “Bite-Sized” sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role. 

This session will focus on meetings & meeting procedures: agendas - when & where to post, admission to meetings, standards at meetings and best practice minute taking.

Attend 5 toolkit events and get the 6th for free

Event date Tue 12 Dec 2017 9:30
Registered 0
Available places 15
Registration closes Wed 6 Dec 2017
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £25 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Wolston Parish Council
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Clerk's Toolkit - Legal Powers, Policies & Committees

Clerk’s Training Programme – 12 “Bite-Sized” sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role. 

This session will focus on the legal powers of parish & town councils including the General Power of Competence, review of policies based on what the law allows & committee terms of reference.

Attend 5 toolkit events and get the 6th for free

Event date Tue 9 Jan 2018 9:30
Registered 0
Available places 15
Registration closes Wed 3 Jan 2018 23:55
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Shipston-on-Stour Council Offices
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Clerk's Toolkit: Regulations, HR & the Law

Clerk’s Training Programme – 12 “Bite-Sized” sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role. 

This session will focus on financial regulations & internal controls, identifying the RFO, risk management & assessment procedures, contracts and employment law including employement of others, job description, person specification etc.

Attend 5 toolkit events and get the 6th for free

Event date Tue 13 Feb 2018 9:30
Registered 0
Registration closes Wed 7 Feb 2018 23:55
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Chelmsley Wood Town Council Offices
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Clerk's Toolkit - Day to Day Finance

Clerk’s Training Programme – 12 “Bite-Sized” sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role

This session will concentrate on finance administration including spreadsheets/local accounting software, payment of invoices & audit trail, internal controls, petty cash, VAT, PAYE & pensions.

Attend 5 toolkit events and get the 6th for free

Event date Tue 13 Mar 2018 9:30
Registered 0
Available places 15
Registration closes Wed 7 Mar 2018 23:55
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location The Sports Pavilion (Meriden)
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Clerk's Toolkit: Finance - Budgets & Audit

Clerk’s Training Programme – 12 “Bite-Sized” sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role

This session will look at budget preparation & preparing for the audit including reviewing the budget and preparing an action plan for the year, the audit process/ timelines and treatment of reserves.

Attend 5 toolkit events and get the 6th for free

Event date Tue 17 Apr 2018 9:30
Registered 0
Available places 15
Registration closes Wed 11 Apr 2018 23:55
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Studley Village Hall
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Clerk's Toolkit - Stakeholder Engagement

Clerk’s Training Programme – “Bite-Sized” sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role

This session will focus on interacting and working with stakeholders within your parish and creating effective partnerships. It will also look at identifying key relationships with unitary/county/district officers and members.

Attend 5 toolkit events and get the 6th for free

Event date Tue 8 May 2018 9:30
Registered 0
Available places 6
Registration closes Sun 6 May 2018 23:55
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Offices
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Clerk's Toolkit - Planning & Neighbourhood Plans

Bite-Sized sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role

This session will focus on strategic planning and neighbourhood plans including material and non-material considerations, where the parish council sits in the planning framework and how it can contribute to development within the parish.

Attend 5 toolkit events and get the 6th for free

Event date Tue 12 Jun 2018 9:30
Event Ends Tue 12 Jun 2018 13:00
Registered 0
Available places 15
Registration closes Thu 7 Jun 2018 23:55
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location The Pavilion (Hockley Heath)
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Clerk's Toolkit: Effective Communication

Bite-Sized sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role

This session will focus on communicating effectively in a variety of ways; via notice boards, websites, social media, newsletters, meetings and the Annual Parish Meeting and will also cover events planning  and management.

Attend 5 toolkit events and get the 6th for free

Event date Tue 10 Jul 2018 9:30
Registered 0
Registration closes Mon 9 Jul 2018 10:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Mancetter Memorial Hall
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Clerk's Toolkit - From Bookkeeping to Budgets

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on finance administration including including book-keeping, spreadsheets, local council accounting software, payment of invoices & petty cash.

Event date Tue 11 Sep 2018 9:30
Event Ends Tue 11 Sep 2018 13:00
Registered 0
Available places 15
Registration closes Thu 6 Sep 2018 23:55
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
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CANCELLED Clerk's Toolkit: Understanding Core Roles in Parish Councils

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on the roles and relationships within a parish council .

This event has been cancelled

Event date Tue 9 Oct 2018 9:30
Event Ends Tue 9 Oct 2018 13:00
Registration closes Mon 8 Oct 2018 12:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Offices
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Clerk's Toolkit: The Clerk's Year

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on Self Management - working from home

Event date Tue 13 Nov 2018 9:30
Event Ends Tue 13 Nov 2018 13:00
Registered 0
Available places 10
Registration closes Thu 8 Nov 2018 23:55
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Shipston-on-Stour Council Offices
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Clerk's Toolkit: Audit Preparation

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers.

This session will focus on preparing for the annual audit

Please note that this session will start slightly later than normal.

Event date Tue 11 Dec 2018 10:00
Event Ends Tue 11 Dec 2018 13:30
Registered 0
Available places 15
Registration closes Thu 6 Dec 2018 23:55
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Offices
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Clerk's Toolkit: Paperwork, Records & Archive Documents

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on Paperwork, Records & Archive Documents

Event date Tue 15 Jan 2019 9:30
Event Ends Tue 15 Jan 2019 13:00
Registered 0
Available places 15
Registration closes Thu 10 Jan 2019 12:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Shipston-on-Stour Council Offices
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Clerk's Toolkit: Meetings Administration & Management

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on Meetings Administration & Management

Event date Tue 12 Feb 2019 9:30
Event Ends Tue 12 Feb 2019 13:00
Registered 0
Available places 15
Registration closes Sun 10 Feb 2019 12:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Coleshill Town Hall
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Clerk's Toolkit - Legal Powers, Policies & Committees

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on Legal Powers, Policies & Committees

Event date Tue 12 Mar 2019 9:30
Event Ends Tue 12 Mar 2019 13:00
Registered 0
Available places 15
Registration closes Mon 11 Mar 2019 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Long Itchington Community Centre
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Clerk's Toolkit - Interaction with Stakeholders

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on interaction with stakeholders

Event date Tue 14 May 2019 9:30
Event Ends Tue 14 May 2019 13:00
Registered 2
Available places 13
Registration closes Thu 9 May 2019 12:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Royal Leamington Spa Town Hall
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Clerk's Toolkit - Planning & Neighbourhood Plans

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on Planning & Neighbourhood Plans

Event date Tue 11 Jun 2019 9:30
Event Ends Tue 11 Jun 2019 13:00
Registered 4
Registration closes Mon 10 Jun 2019 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Studley Council Chamber
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Clerk's Toolkit: Community Engagement

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on Community Engagement

Event date Tue 2 Jul 2019 9:30
Event Ends Tue 2 Jul 2019 13:00
Registered 7
Available places 3
Registration closes Thu 27 Jun 2019 12:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Coleshill Town Hall
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

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Clerk's Toolkit - From Bookkeeping to Budgets

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on finance administration including including book-keeping, spreadsheets, local council accounting software, payment of invoices & petty cash.

Event date Tue 10 Sep 2019 9:30
Event Ends Tue 10 Sep 2019 13:00
Registered 8
Available places 7
Registration closes Mon 9 Sep 2019 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Long Itchington Community Centre
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Clerk's Toolkit: Understanding Core Roles in Parish Councils

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on the roles and relationships within a parish council .

Event date Tue 8 Oct 2019 9:30
Event Ends Tue 8 Oct 2019 13:00
Registered 3
Available places 7
Registration closes Mon 7 Oct 2019 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Royal Leamington Spa Town Hall
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Clerk's Toolkit: The Clerk's Year

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on Self Management - working from home

Event date Tue 12 Nov 2019 9:30
Event Ends Tue 12 Nov 2019 13:00
Registered 6
Available places 4
Registration closes Thu 7 Nov 2019 12:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Shipston-on-Stour Council Offices
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Registration is now closed

Clerk's Toolkit: Audit Preparation

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers.

This session will focus on preparing for the annual audit

Event date Tue 10 Dec 2019 9:30
Event Ends Tue 10 Dec 2019 13:00
Registered 4
Available places 11
Registration closes Mon 9 Dec 2019 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Offices
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Registration is now closed

Clerks Toolkit Paperwork, Records & Archive Documents

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on Paperwork, Records & Archive Documents

Event date Tue 14 Jan 2020 9:30
Event Ends Tue 14 Jan 2020 13:00
Registered 4
Available places 11
Registration closes Thu 9 Jan 2020 12:00
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Coleshill Town Hall
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Registration is now closed

Clerk's Toolkit: Meetings Administration & Management

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on Meetings Administration & Management

Event date Tue 11 Feb 2020 9:30
Event Ends Tue 11 Feb 2020 13:00
Registered 7
Available places 8
Registration closes Thu 6 Feb 2020 12:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Shipston-on-Stour Council Offices
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Registration is now closed

Clerk's Toolkit: Legal Powers, Policies & Committees

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on Legal Powers, Policies & Committees

Event date Tue 10 Mar 2020 9:30
Event Ends Tue 10 Mar 2020 13:00
Registered 6
Available places 9
Registration closes Mon 9 Mar 2020 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Long Itchington Community Centre
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Registration is now closed

Clerk's Toolkit - Stakeholder Engagement

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This online Zoom session will concentrate on interaction with stakeholders, a topic which has never been more important than at this time of global crisis.

Event date Tue 12 May 2020 10:00
Event Ends Tue 12 May 2020 13:00
Registered 4
Available places 11
Registration closes Tue 12 May 2020 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
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Registration is now closed

Clerk's Toolkit: Planning & Neighbourhood Plans

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on Planning & Neighbourhood Plans

Event date Tue 9 Jun 2020 10:00
Event Ends Tue 9 Jun 2020 13:00
Registered 4
Available places 11
Registration closes Mon 8 Jun 2020 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
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Registration is now closed

Clerk's Toolkit: Bookkeeping Basics

During these sessions we intend to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required.

These events are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers

This session will concentrate on Bookkeeping Basics and is suitable for Clerks who are new to clerking and faced with managing the council’s accounts might be wondering where to start and what information do they need for their records.  It will also be a good refresher for more seasoned Clerks.

Event date Tue 14 Jul 2020 10:00
Event Ends Tue 14 Jul 2020 13:00
Registered 5
Available places 5
Registration closes Mon 13 Jul 2020 12:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Registration is now closed

Clerk's Toolkit: From Bookkeeping to Budgets

This session will concentrate on finance administration including including book-keeping, spreadsheets, local council accounting software, payment of invoices & petty cash.

Event date Tue 8 Sep 2020 10:00
Event Ends Tue 8 Sep 2020 13:00
Registered 11
Available places 0
Registration closes Mon 7 Sep 2020 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
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Event full.

Clerk's Toolkit: Understanding Core Roles in Parish Councils

This session will concentrate on the roles and relationships within a parish council .

Event date Tue 13 Oct 2020 10:00
Event Ends Tue 13 Oct 2020 13:00
Registered 9
Available places 0
Registration closes Mon 12 Oct 2020 8:00
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Event full.

Clerk's Toolkit: The Clerk's Year

This session will concentrate on Self Management - working from home

Event date Tue 10 Nov 2020 10:00
Event Ends Tue 10 Nov 2020 13:00
Registered 12
Available places 0
Registration closes Mon 9 Nov 2020 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Event full.

Clerk's Toolkit: Audit Preparation

This session will focus on preparing for the annual audit

Event date Tue 8 Dec 2020 10:00
Event Ends Tue 8 Dec 2020 13:00
Registered 12
Available places 3
Registration closes Mon 7 Dec 2020 10:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Registration is now closed

Clerk's Toolkit: Paperwork, Records & Archive Documents

This session will concentrate on Paperwork, Records & Archive Documents

Event date Tue 12 Jan 2021 10:00
Event Ends Tue 12 Jan 2021 13:00
Registered 10
Available places 0
Registration closes Mon 11 Jan 2021 10:00
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Event full.

Clerk's Toolkit Meetings Administration & Management

This session will concentrate on Meetings Administration & Management

Event date Tue 9 Feb 2021 10:00
Event Ends Tue 9 Feb 2021 13:00
Registered 13
Available places 0
Registration closes Mon 8 Feb 2021 10:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Event full.

Clerk's Toolkit: Legal Powers, Policies & Committees

This session will concentrate on Legal Powers, Policies & Committees

Event date Tue 9 Mar 2021 10:00
Event Ends Tue 9 Mar 2021 13:00
Registered 10
Available places 0
Registration closes Mon 8 Mar 2021 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Event full.

Effective Communications and Engagement

in a Post-Lockdown World

An interactive, fast-paced seminar about how Parish and Town Councils can most effectively engage with their local communities in a post-lockdown context, held in partnership with Breakthrough Communications.

This practical, virtual session will give Clerks and other Officers useful insight into how to strategically improve the Council's communications with local residents across both print, digital and high-visibility media.

We will look at what is working well for other town and parish councils and consider how build up effective two-way conversations with your community, even where staff or financial resources are limited.

This session is open to Council Officers only

Event date Wed 24 Mar 2021 10:30
Event Ends Wed 24 Mar 2021 12:00
Registered 27
Available places 8
Notes Free to Member Clerks
Speaker Breakthrough Communications
Location Zoom
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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
Event Ends Tue 11 May 2021 13:00
Registered 2
Available places 8
Registration closes Tue 11 May 2021 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
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Registration is now closed

Clerk's Toolkit: Planning & Neighbourhood Plans

This session will concentrate on Planning & Neighbourhood Plans

Event date Tue 8 Jun 2021 10:00
Event Ends Tue 8 Jun 2021 13:00
Registered 3
Available places 7
Registration closes Tue 8 Jun 2021 9:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Registration is now closed

CLERK TOOLKIT: Core Roles & Councils’ Legal Powers

This session will concentrate on the understanding core roles in Parish Councils and an introduction to your Councils’ legal powers.

The Clerk's Toolkit series are now being run in partnership with Worcestershire Association of Local Councils allowing us to double our training offer in this area.

Event date Tue 7 Sep 2021 18:30
Event Ends Tue 7 Sep 2021 21:00
Registered 4
Available places 1
Registration closes Mon 6 Sep 2021 8:00
Notes £20 to WALC Members
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Online
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Clerk's Toolkit: From Bookkeeping to Budgets

This session will concentrate on finance administration including including book-keeping, spreadsheets, local council accounting software, payment of invoices & petty cash.

Event date Tue 14 Sep 2021 10:00
Event Ends Tue 14 Sep 2021 13:00
Registered 7
Available places 3
Registration closes Mon 13 Sep 2021 8:00
Cancel Before Date Mon 10 Jul 2017
Notes £15 for member clerks
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location WALC Zoom Room
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Registration is now closed

CLERK TOOLKIT: Meetings Administration

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

The Clerk's Toolkit series are now being run in partnership with Worcestershire Association of Local Councils allowing us to double our training offer in this area.

Event date Thu 16 Sep 2021 9:30
Event Ends Thu 16 Sep 2021 12:30
Registered 2
Available places 3
Registration closes Tue 14 Sep 2021 8:00
Notes £20 to WALC Members
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Online
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CLERK TOOLKIT: The Clerk's Year

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

The Clerk's Toolkit series are now being run in partnership with Worcestershire Association of Local Councils allowing us to double our training offer in this area.

Event date Tue 5 Oct 2021 18:30
Event Ends Tue 5 Oct 2021 21:00
Registered 3
Available places 2
Registration closes Mon 4 Oct 2021 8:00
Notes £20 to WALC Members
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Online
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CLERK TOOLKIT: Legal Powers, policies and committees

This session will concentrate on legal Powers, policies and committees

The Clerk's Toolkit series are now being run in partnership with Worcestershire Association of Local Councils allowing us to double our training offer in this area.

Event date Thu 14 Oct 2021 9:30
Event Ends Thu 14 Oct 2021 12:30
Registered 3
Available places 2
Registration closes Wed 13 Oct 2021 8:00
Notes £20 to WALC Members
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Online
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CLERK TOOLKIT: Finance: from Bookkeeping to Budgets

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

The Clerk's Toolkit series are now being run in partnership with Worcestershire Association of Local Councils allowing us to double our training offer in this area.

Event date Tue 2 Nov 2021 18:30
Event Ends Tue 2 Nov 2021 21:00
Registered 4
Available places 1
Registration closes Mon 1 Nov 2021 8:00
Notes £20 to WALC Members
Speaker Gill Lungley
Location Online
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CLERK TOOLKIT: Precept and Audit preparation

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

The Clerk's Toolkit series are now being run in partnership with Worcestershire Association of Local Councils allowing us to double our training offer in this area.

Event date Thu 11 Nov 2021 9:30
Event Ends Thu 11 Nov 2021 12:30
Registered 5
Available places 1
Registration closes Tue 9 Nov 2021 8:00
Notes £20 to WALC Members
Speaker Gill Lungley
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CLERK TOOLKIT: Community Engagement and Planning

This session will concentrate on 

The Clerk's Toolkit series are now being run in partnership with Worcestershire Association of Local Councils allowing us to double our training offer in this area.

Event date Tue 7 Dec 2021 18:30
Event Ends Tue 7 Dec 2021 21:00
Registered 3
Available places 2
Registration closes Mon 6 Dec 2021 8:00
Notes £20 to WALC Members
Speaker Gill Lungley
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CLERK TOOLKIT: Review and introduction to CiLCA

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

The Clerk's Toolkit series are now being run in partnership with Worcestershire Association of Local Councils allowing us to double our training offer in this area.

Event date Thu 9 Dec 2021 9:30
Event Ends Thu 9 Dec 2021 12:30
Registered 2
Available places 3
Registration closes Mon 6 Dec 2021 8:00
Notes £20 to WALC Members
Speaker Gill Lungley
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Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

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