Ardingly Parish Council - Parish Clerk

Closing Date: 1st March 2019

Work Place: Mostly working from home and attending evening meetings

Hours: 18 hours per week

Rate of pay: Salary SCP 33 (new 27) £15.86 per hour

Address: Ardingly Parish Council, Hapstead Hall High St, Haywards Heath RH17 6TB

Ardingly Parish Council is looking to appoint a Clerk with the drive, determination and organisational skills to manage a varied workload. Responsibilities will include preparation of agendas, attendance at meetings and production of minutes, advising the Council on matters of local council law and procedures.

In addition to managing the day-to-day work of the Parish Council, the post holder will work closely with Councillors to plan and implement the aims and objectives of the Council.

The ideal applicant will have administrative experience, IT, organisational and inter-personal skills and have knowledge of local government and be able to demonstrate enthusiasm for working with residents and local organisations. If not already in possession of CiLCA (Certificate in Local Council Administration) the Council will require the successful candidate to obtain this qualification by 2021.

Please note the Council employs a Responsible Finance Officer as a separate role.

Closing date for applications: 1st March 2019

For further details and to apply for the position please download an application pack from - please note that CVs alone will not be accepted. Applicants must complete and return the application form to Sussex & Surrey Associations of Local Councils to apply.

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