Thursday 31 July 2014

Councillor Development Network

The Councillor Development Network supports both local authority Members and Officers responsible for councillor learning and development, by sharing knowledge, information and ideas across the region through discussions and presentations.  Over the past twelve months the network have discussed engagement, role profiles, induction, evaluation and identifying learning needs.

Chair of network - Cllr Debbie Mason, Rushcliffe Borough Council

Lead Officer - Lisa Butterfill, East Midlands Councils


The Councillor Development Network meetings are held at the East Midlands Councils Offices, Melton Mowbray.

For information about future meeting dates please visit - 

Notes & documents from meetings

3 December 2013

Agenda - 3 December 2013

Networked Councillor Presentation - Catherine Howe presentation

Social Media a Guide For Councillors

Cllr Development Network Notes 3.12.2013

25 September 2013

Cllr Development Network Notes 25.9.2013

12 June 2013

Cllr Development Network Notes 12.6.2013

7 March 2013

Agenda Cllr Development Network 7.3.2013

5 December 2012

Councillor Development Network Notes - 5.12.2012

Empowering - Derby City - presentation by Phil O'Brien

26 September 2012

Network Meeting Notes 26 September 2012

20 June 2012

Cllr Dev Network Notes 20 June 2012

David McGrath presentation on evaluation