Does your council consist of members elected by default because no one else was bothered to stand?
Do you often have casual vacancies that are difficult to fill?
With local council elections taking place on 2nd May 2019 NOW is the time to prepare, to ensure the council’s seats are contested and democracy is alive and well!
|Event date||Sat 10 Nov 2018 9:30 am|
|Event Ends||Sat 10 Nov 2018 1:00 pm|
|Registration closes||Sun 4 Nov 2018 11:55 pm|
|Notes||£30 to members|
|Location||Binley Woods Village Hall|
|9.00 am - 9.30 am||
|9.30 am - 1.00 pm||
We shall consider
1.5 CPD Points
£30.00 per delegate for Member Councils
£60.00 per delegate for non-member councils these fees are low compared with other county associations and training providers
|Help with Delegate’s Fees||
WALC will subsidise member councils
Members with a budgeted income up to £15,000 will get half price for all delegates
PLEASE ENSURE YOU HAVE THE AGREEMENT OF YOUR COUNCIL TO PAY THE COURSE FEE
Any delegate cancellations
must be received in writing 7 days before the event for a full refund of the fee. Substitute delegate(s) may be named at any time up to the event.
|Terms and Conditions of Registration||
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.
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.