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Workforce focus cover

Workforce Focus

The primary aim of this document is to help senior HR professionals and their teams to develop local action plans for workforce improvement by providing facts and ideas.

Workforce
Guidance for new councillors 2019/20 COVER

Guidance for new councillors 2019/20

This guide is designed to provide you with the key information you need to know as a new councillor and is a useful addition to the support and guidance you will receive from your own council.

Councillor development
Safeugarding adults must knows COVER

Must knows adults: safeguarding

How do you know your council is being effective in keeping people safe?

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Councillor workbook: chairing skills

Chairing a meeting is one of the windows that local communities have into your council.

Councillor development
Councillors' Census 2018 - report FINAL cover

National census of local authority councillors 2018

The LGA has carried out the eighth Census of Local Authority Councillors in England.

Research
Must knows education COVER

Must know for education

Despite considerable changes in national education policy and school organisation over recent years, councils retain the bulk of their statutory duties. They have a key role as champions of educational excellence for all children and young people in their areas.

Councillor development
Must knows: Special educational needs and disability COVER

Must know: special educational needs and disability

Councils, schools, colleges and health services must work together to support children and young people with special needs and disabilities.

Must know: youth services COVER

Must know for youth services

Councils have a statutory duty to “secure, so far as is reasonably practicable, sufficient provision of educational and recreational leisure-time activities for young people” and to make sure young people have a say in the local offer.

Homelessness Reduction Act Survey 2018 - survey report COVER

Homelessness Reduction Act Survey 2018 - survey report

In November 2018 the LGA conducted a survey of councils to gather information on their experience of the Homelessness Reduction Act (HRA) since its implementation.

Research
Community Cohesion 10.3 front cover

Building cohesive communities

Cohesive communities are about more than just preventing or addressing unacceptable behaviour and hate crime.