New Clerk Event – North 2020

This event is packed with best-practice advice, tips and information on your new clerking role and is coming to the Majestic Hotel in Harrogate on Wednesday 11th March 2020. Alternatively, visit our event New Clerk Event South at the CCLA Offices, London on Wednesday 22nd July 2020.

The role and functions of parish, community and town councils have increased immeasurably and the roles of the modern council officer now cover a range of topics including legal and financial, publicity, events, staff supervision etc.

This New Clerk Event will provide you with a basic toolkit to fulfil your new managerial role and serve your community to the fullest.

Join the event to:

  • Discover how the new clerk support initiative can help you settle into your role
  • Find the best way of managing your role, responsibilities and working relationships
  • Understand how to compile lawful agendas including tips on writing minutes
  • Create your own ‘Clerks’ Year Calendar’ containing key dates and important tasks
  • Identify your learning pathway using SLCC professional development

Buy your ticket

Attend this event and log 2.5 CPD points per day!

Your invoice and joining instructions will be sent to you 3 weeks before the event. We advise that, on receipt of the invoice, you are liable for any fees incurred in order to attend the event.

Day Delegate

from £10 + VAT

Ticket Info

The event is open to clerks who have been clerking for 12 months or less and is for SLCC members and non-members.

“I thought this was a very informative event and it was great to be around clerk’s from all over the country and with different size precepts as well.”

“Thank you, really friendly and engaging presenters; a very valuable day of learning.”

“One of the best training days I’ve ever attended, not only very relevant but an excellent opportunity to learn from others experience and to network with like minded people.”

The New Clerk Event is generously sponsored by CCLA

For expert advice call 0800 022 3505 or visit

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