Agenda

Member Development Commission - Thursday, 22nd September, 2022 6.00 pm

Venue: Microsoft Teams. View directions

Contact: Julia Brown 

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES

2.

SUBSTITUTIONS (IF ANY)

3.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST pdf icon PDF 299 KB

4.

NOTES OF THE PREVIOUS MEETING pdf icon PDF 217 KB

To receive as a correct record the notes of the meeting held on 3 March 2022.

5.

TERMS OF REFERENCE

To consider and note the terms of reference for the Member Development Commission as follows:

 

Functions

 

(1)        To update the “Member Training and Development Strategy” and act as ‘Champions’ for Member Development.

(2)        To continue to develop and support processes to identify member training needs and to prepare a Training Plan for each Member.

(3)        To ensure that all Members are given equal opportunities to attend Training courses/seminars, including IT training, in line with their responsibility as Councillor and that appropriate training records are kept.

(4)        To monitor the expenditure of appropriate budgets.

(5)        To evaluate and monitor Elected Member training and development undertaken.

(6)        To ensure that each Councillor takes ownership of his/her training and development, and ‘Member Development’ appears as a regular item at Group meetings.

(7)        To consider future development of the Member Development website.

6.

MEMBER INDUCTION pdf icon PDF 132 KB

To consider the report of the Corporate Director of Transformation, Housing & Resources.

7.

MEMBER TRAINING-SUMMARY OF EVENTS HELD MARCH 2022 TO PRESENT pdf icon PDF 121 KB

To note summary of events held March 2022 to present, including an appended summary of the attendance at the Code of Conduct training held July 2019 and July 2022.  (Note: Code of Conduct Training was not held in 2021).

Additional documents:

8.

ANALYSIS OF WLBC TRAINING MEDIUM / STYLE pdf icon PDF 31 KB

To consider the report of the Corporate Director of Transformation, Housing & Resources.

Additional documents:

9.

FEEDBACK FROM THE MEMBER DEVELOPMENT GROUP REPRESENTATIVES FROM THEIR MEMBERS

To receive feedback from the Member Development Group Representatives.

10.

FUTURE TRAINING

29 September 2022 – Political Governance Arrangements (All Member Briefing on the recommendations of the Working Group)

 

25 October 2022 – Grant Thornton - Value for Money (Prior to A&G Committee 6.30pm)

 

31 January 2023 – Social Value in Procurement (Prior to A&G Committee 6.30pm)

11.

WORK PROGRAMME 22/23 AND DATE OF NEXT MEETING pdf icon PDF 99 KB

To consider the Work Programme of the Commission and to note the future meeting date, 2 March 2023 – 6.00pm