Are you committed to serving the community?
Are you a good communicator and competent administrator?

Redlynch Parish Council is seeking applicants for the post of Parish Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer. This is a part time, permanent vacancy 25 hours per week. The role involves attendance at monthly Council meetings which are held on the second Tuesday of every month and other evening meetings as required.

You will be responsible for managing all the Parish Council’s administrative functions, including its finances and managing Council assets which include the cemetery and allotments. You will ensure that all legal, statutory, financial and other governing provisions are observed and ensure Council meetings are properly administered and decisions effectively implemented.

The successful candidate will need to build a wide range of positive relationships with Councillors, residents, local groups, volunteers and partner organisations.

The ideal candidate will be CILCA qualified, or willing to obtain the qualification within 12/18mths. Experience and qualifications in local government preferred but not essential as training will be given to the right candidate.

Salary offered is between £13.45 and £14.21 per hour. Starting scale point will depend on relevant skills and experience.

Closing date for applications is 29th September with interviews being held the following week.

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