We all wonder what to do with it! This course helps you to select the essential and the non essential paperwork as well as explain what to include in all your information from writing minutes, and reports to disclaimers and press releases. Useful for everyone in local councils, whether officer or member.
Who should attend:
10.00am - 4.00pm*
*This is a one day course. Exact timings will be confirmed when you receive your joining instructions.
About the trainer:
Bruce has been a Parish Clerk for over 32 years having just retired from three small Parish Councils one being Bleadon Parish Council where he has been for some 26 years. In addition he has been serving East Huntspill Parish Council and Puriton Parish Council for 11 years and 10 years respectively. Currently he is the Parish Clerk to South Petherton and Town Clerk to Shepton Mallet Town Council.
He is a Past President of the Society of Local Council Clerks 2010/11 having served on its National Executive Council and as Cabinet Member for a number of years. Currently he is Chairman of the Somerset Branch of Town and Parish Clerks and the County Mentoring Officer. He is CiLCA Trained and holds the Certificate for the Power of Well Being. He gained a 2.1 Bachelor of Arts Degree in Local Policy with the University of Gloucestershire in 2010. From this he continues to act as an Employment Support Officer and runs Training Courses for both SLCC (Society of Local Council Clerks) and SALC (Somerset Association of Local Councils).
Bruce holds Fellowship Membership of the Institute of Local Council Management and is a Master Municipal Clerk with the International Institute of Municipal Clerks. In May 2015 he was sworn in at the Hartford Connecticut IMMC Conference as one of two Regional Board Directors for Region XI. Region XI representing clerk organisations outside North America
He is married to Ann who between them has 5 children and 7 grandchildren. He thoroughly enjoys family life and his outside of work activities includes his local Church Scouting and Masonry.
If your Clerk attends, subsequent bookings for the same course from members of the council may attend at the member rate.
There is not just value in your investment in attending the training course, but these are also great opportunities to network with like-minded individuals and make new contacts.
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