Professional Development Pathway for Councillors – Year Two

At this point in your councillor role development, you might be interested in expanding your expertise in certain areas. This could vary based on the size of your council and whether you have been assigned to a particular committee or project.

COUNCILLOR - YEAR TWO

further training

Finance:

  • Finance for councillors
  • Introduction to VAT for public bodies
  • VAT for larger councils
  • Budgeting and financial management
  • Contracts and procurement
  • Transparency and publication

E-learning modules here 

Leadership:

  • Attend BMKALC leadership training

Managing People:

  • Recruitment
  • Appraisals
  • Policies and procedures
  • Grievance and disciplinary

eLearning:

  • Diversity, Equality and Inclusion
  • Health and Safety
  • Mental Health
  • Information security
  • Modern slavery
  • Leadership
  • Customer services
  • Anti-money laundering
  • Environmental awareness

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE NETWORKING

NATIONAL NETWORKING

Find out about a wide range of NALC networks using this link, which include:

    • climate emergency
    • coastal communities
    • LGBT+ councillors
    • super councillors
    • women councillors
    • young councillors