City of Wolverhampton Council is hosting information sessions for local residents to find out more about becoming a councillor.
Thursday 12th July 5.30pm to 7pm and Wednesday 18th July 10am to 11.30am
Mayoral Parlour, City of Wolverhampton Council, Civic Centre, St Peter’s Square, Wolverhampton, WV1 2SH
Perhaps you are already involved in local affairs and want to take the next step, or you may be looking for a worthwhile and rewarding way to help your local community. Standing as a local councillor might be right for you.
At the information session you will find out more about the process of standing as a councillor, hear from existing councillors, have the opportunity to ask questions, and make connections with local political groups to talk about the next steps if you are interested in standing as a party candidate.
To book yourself onto one of the sessions, click on your preferred date below and register your attendance:
Please also extend this invitation to anyone you think may be interested in attending.
For more information and to undertake an eligibility quiz and some e-learning to see if it’s right for you, please visit the council's website.
Cllr Zee Russell and Board member for Wolverhampton Homes, said:
"The key qualities of a councillor are ... listening to people and getting back to people. You have to be a people person." (Cllr Zee Russell who represents Ettingshall). If you are interested in becoming a councillor check out https://t.co/u2pHHq0Ijk #beacouncillorwolves pic.twitter.com/2SjVbFAGD2— Wolves Council (@WolvesCouncil) June 29, 2018
- Last Updated: Monday, 09 July 2018 16:17
- Published: Monday, 09 July 2018 15:48