Wednesday 03 June 2015

19 Jun 2015 10:00

Mentoring for Mentees

East Midlands Councils is holding two half day workshops for Councillors on Mentoring. The first session is for Councillors interested in having a Mentor. The aim of the session is to explain mentoring and the role of mentors in supporting newly elected Councillors or Councillors experiencing a new role.

19 Jun 2015 13:30

Mentoring skills for Mentors

East Midlands Councils is holding two half day workshops for Councillors on Mentoring. The second session starting at 13:30 is for Councillors interested in being a Mentor. The session is designed specifically to support those interested in being a Mentor.

East Midlands Councils in partnership with Whitehall & Industry Group is holding a half day seminar for Councillors on Monday 22 June, which will provide initial analysis of what the outcomes of the General Election will mean for policy affecting local government and the public sector.

East Midlands Councils is holding two half day workshops for new Councillors or Councillors new to roles in their authorities.

02 Jul 2015 11:00

EMGWARP Network

03 Jul 2015 10:00

Performance Management Network

08 Jul 2015 10:00

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.

10 Jul 2015 10:00

Scrutiny Network Meeting

A dedicated network for Scrutiny Councillors and Officers, providing an opportunity to explore national developments concerning scrutiny.

East Midlands Councils is holding two half day workshops for new Councillors or Councillors new to roles in their authorities.

EMC are running a half day Chairing and Facilitation Skills event for Councillors.

EMC are holding a half day event for Councillor and Officers who have recently become involved in scrutiny.

East Midlands Councils is holding a half day seminar for Councillors on Wednesday 23 September 2015. The event has been designed to support new Councillors by providing an overview of key policy issues for local government, covering Welfare Reform, Housing Policy and Planning, and will provide an opportunity to hear directly from policy experts on these areas.

25 Sep 2015 10:00

Scrutiny Network Meeting

A dedicated network for Scrutiny Councillors and Officers, providing an opportunity to explore national developments concerning scrutiny.

East Midlands Councils is holding a one day Planning Masterclass for local authority officers to provide advice on supporting local communities to prepare their Neighbourhood Plans on 29 September 2015 at our offices in Melton Mowbray. The course will include a look at a series of case studies and examples of good practice.

East Midlands Councils is holding a workshop for Councillors on maximising impact in the community.

East Midlands Councils is holding a half day event for Councillors and Officers involved in leading Scrutiny and setting the overall strategic direction of scrutiny.

16 Oct 2015 10:00

Performance Management Network

East Midlands Councils is holding a one day Planning Masterclass for local authority officers on key retail planning and town centre issues to help inform both plan-making and decision-taking at the local level. The Masterclass will be held on Friday 30th October 2015 at our offices in Melton Mowbray and will be led by Dr Steven Norris of Carter Jonas.

05 Nov 2015 11:00

EMGWARP Network

East Midlands Councils is holding a seminar for Councillors on Friday 6 November 2015. The event will explore what the changes in Government mean for delivering public services in the new Parliament, as well as providing example of how local authorities have adapted services delivery in this changing environment.

11 Nov 2015 10:00

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.

17 Nov 2015 10:00

Team Secretarial Skills

East Midlands Councils is holding a one day event on secretarial skills for secretaries who work with multiple managers on 17 November.

18 Nov 2015 10:00

Executive PA Skills

East Midlands Councils is holding a one day programme for Executive secretaries on 18 November.

East Midlands Councils is holding a half day workshops for Councillors who were either elected in May 2015 or started a new to role in their authorities after the elections.

26 Nov 2015 10:00

Facing the Media Confidently

This half-day seminar is designed to give a good overview of the workings of the media, show how to use the media proactively and will highlight any areas where further training would be beneficial.