Clerk's Toolkit: From Bookkeeping to Budgets

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 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
Event Categories Clerk's Toolkit

Event full.

Details

9.30am

Zoom Meeting Room

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

10.00am - 1:00pm

This session will concentrate on finance basics including:

• Finance Administration: spreadsheets, accounting software
• Payment of invoices (audit trail), petty cash, council pre-pay card/debit card
• VAT reclaims
• Payroll: PAYE & RTI
• Pensions
• Online banking, cheque preparation & bank reconciliation
• Use of contracts & why they are needed
• Purchase orders & receipt books

Earn

This session will accrue 1.5 CPD point

Fees

£15.00

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

PLEASE ENSURE YOU HAVE THE AGREEMENT OF YOUR COUNCIL TO PAY THE COURSE FEE

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.

CiLCA

For those intending to complete the CiLCA qualification

this session is particularly relevant to units LO6/LO7/ LO15/LO18 & LO19

Terms and Conditions of Registration

please read

Full terms and conditions of registration