Need To Know

Purdah and local government

18/04/2019

What is purdahh and how can those in local government avoid breaking the rules? Mark Whitehead explains.

The planning shakeup - what it means

07/03/2018

Theresa May has launched an overhaul of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF). Mark Whitehead asks what it all means.

The PFI model

01/02/2018

The Carillion debacle: more procurement expertise required

What is Localism?

09/12/2013

What is Localism?

What are parish councils?

06/12/2013

What are parish councils?

What is the ‘bedroom tax’?

06/12/2013

What is the Government's under-occupancy charge?

The role of a local government councillor

18/11/2013

What does a local government councillor do?

Guide to local government finance

18/11/2013

Guide to local government finance

Serious Case Reviews

11/11/2013

What is a Serious Care Review?

Parish council responsibilities

05/11/2013

What powers and duties do parish councils have?

How to complain about your local council

30/10/2013

What can you do if you are unhappy with something your local councils has done?

How to become a local government councillor

24/10/2013

What is a local government councillor and how do you become one?

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Unjust enrichment?

Housing authorities should take care when relying upon valuations that will feed into section 125 notices, says Amy Rogers, of the disputes team at Cripps.
Highways jobs

Children's Services Social Worker - ASYE Programme

Royal Borough of Greenwich
£28,215 - £34,130
You’ll need to demonstrate an interest in working with children and their families, and show us that you can manage the... Greenwich, London (Greater)
Recuriter: Royal Borough of Greenwich

Head of Property and Facilities

Essex County Council
Up to £74K
This role is part of the Capital Investment and Delivery leadership team and has a key role to play in shaping and... Chelmsford, Essex
Recuriter: Essex County Council

Street Population Coordinator

Brent Council
£31,548 - £33,291 p.a. inc.
The ideal candidate will able to demonstrate substantial experience of face to face delivery of services to rough... Wembley, London (Greater)
Recuriter: Brent Council

Mortuary Support Assistant

Brent Council
£33,291 - £35,724 p.a. inc.
As a Human Tissue Authority licensed establishment we have strict legal guidance and procedures and... Wembley, London (Greater)
Recuriter: Brent Council

Accelerated Support Team Manager

Brent Council
£51,450 - £54,597 p.a. inc.
The post holder will be a qualified Social Worker with a proven track record and experience of managing a similar sized... Wembley, London (Greater)
Recuriter: Brent Council

Local Government News

Latest issue - Local Goverrnemnt News

The March issue of Local Government News explores alternative funding channels that are available to councils beyond the Public Works Loan Board, what hurdles merging councils face in coming together, and how local government is handling GDPR.

This issue also has a special highways and street lighting section exploring how councils can use lighting to embark on their smart city journey and using IoT technology to weather the storm.

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