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Support Team

A dedicated team of Partnership & Development support staff are in place within the Democratic Services section of Glasgow City Council to facilitate the Community Planning process, to manage area-based activities, and to help improve public services across Glasgow. 

Staff support the Community Planning process at both a citywide and local level through a network of area teams. Staff also serve the three Sector Partnerships and twenty-one Area Partnerships across the city.

Specific roles of the support staff include:

At City-Wide Level

supporting city-wide services to work together to provide better public services

  • supporting city-wide services to work together to provide better public services
  • managing centrally relevant programmes of activity and funding allocations
  • co-ordinating the implementation of relevant regeneration funding and overseeing progress toward agreed objectives and outcomes
  • developing city-wide programmes 

At Sector-Wide Level

  • co-ordinating Local Community Planning Partnership activity and overseeing targeted regeneration work
  • managing area-based programmes of activity and funding allocations
  • facilitating joint working arrangements and joint planning among local Community Planning partners
  • working with local residents and representative bodies to foster more effective community engagement within the community planning process

Local Level

  • supporting local work plans and servicing the Sector and Area Partnerships 
  • developing local work plans and associated action plans on community planning priorities
  • management and monitoring of local investment

For further information about the work of our local teams, please visit the Local Areas section of this site.