Who should attend?
Councillors, Clerks and staff and will look at the leadership role for councils within their community and the management of effective partnership working.
Who is your trainer?
HAPTC, winner of the NALC "Outstanding Project of The Year" Award 2015 for the Clerk's Leadership Programme.
This course is written and delivered by Carina Helmn – County Officer and Lead Trainer, HAPTC, Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to Kimpton Parish Council.
Carina has worked within the sector since 1993 and as Clerk to Kimpton Parish Council was awarded AON/NALC Clerk of the Year in 2004 in recognition of her commitment to the community. As County Officer she oversees the provision of legal and procedural advice to member councils and represents the parish and town councils on strategic partnerships. She is the Lead Officer for the County Training Partnership and was awarded the Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA) with Distinction.
Is it for you?
The session covers:
- Positive engagement and consultation with the community
- Creating good community relationships
- Raising the council's profile
- Action and business plans for councils
- How parish councils can be open and transparent
- Community grants
This course is Session 6 for those students undertaking CiLCA.