Job Vacancies

This page displays any current vacancies that we have been made aware of for Local Councils or any other employer who we feel may be of interest to our website users.

 

Part time Planning Adviser - Chichester City Council

Closing date
Workplace
Hours
Rate of pay
Contact
Rodney Duggua
01243 788502
clerk@chichestercity.gov.uk
http://chichestercity.gov.uk/
Address
Description
If you are a qualified town planner with a few hours to spare each week, Chichester City Council will be pleased to hear from you.

The long serving Planning Adviser is retiring shortly and the City Council is seeking a replacement to provide guidance and advice on applications received within the City.

For an informal discussion about the post and the terms of employment in the first instance please contact Rodney Duggua.

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Locum Clerk - Steyning Parish Council

Closing date
31/03/2017
Workplace
Hours
15 hours per week
Rate of pay
£30 per hour
Contact
Trevor Leggo
07825 506649
trevor.leggo@ssalc.co.uk
Address
Description
Steyning Parish Council

Following the resignation of the Clerk & RFO, the Council has embarked on a recruitment exercise.
Owing to the likelihood of a gap between the Clerk’s departure and the start date for a replacement, the Council seeks a very experienced person to provide locum support for around 15 hours per week at a pay rate of £30 per hour. This will initially be for one month from Easter and be based at the Council’s offices at The Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Church Street, Steyning.

If you are interested in this opportunity please let me know no later than 31st March,
Trevor.leggo@ssalc.co.uk
07825 506649

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Parish Clerk - Sedlescombe Parish Council

Closing date
31/03/2017
Workplace
Working from home
Hours
25-30 hours per week
Rate of pay
LC2 SCP30 - currently £25,727 pro rata.
Contact
Trevor Leggo or Lois Crouch
01273 830200 / 07825 506649
lcrecruit@ssalc.co.uk
http://www.sedlescombe.org.uk/Index/ParishCouncil/ParishCouncil/ParishCouncil.html
Address
Description
Applications are invited from a confident person with an interest in the local community to fill the post of Clerk to Sedlescombe Parish Council. This permanent and pensionable position is home based and for 25-30 hours per week. Applicants must be willing to work flexible hours which will include attendance at meetings mostly on a Tuesday evening, but also some in the daytime.
The person appointed will be responsible for legal, administrative and management aspects of the Council’s affairs and act as Responsible Financial Officer and Website Manager. Ideally the successful candidate will have a good knowledge of Sedlescombe and local government practices. An ability to work on one’s own initiative and to be able to communicate effectively with members of the public, councillors and local government officers is essential as is being very well organised. In addition being competent with word and excel and an ability to learn other software used in the job is required.
The Clerk’s responsibilities include producing agendas, minutes, and all written reports for meetings of the Council, its Committees and its Advisory Committees, actioning the Council’s decisions, operating the Council’s budget and preparing financial reports, dealing with PAYE and VAT and managing the Council’s property and facilities. Answering questions from the public and keeping councillors up-to date is also an integral part of the job. Applicants should have, or be prepared to obtain, the Certificate in Local Council Administration and to undertake all necessary training. The salary depending on experience - LC2 SCP30 - currently £25,727 pro rata.
FOR AN APPLICATION PACK INCLUDING A PERSON SPECIFICATION, JOB DESCRIPTION & APPLICATION FORM, PLEASE EMAIL Lois Crouch ON lcrecruit@ssalc.co.uk (preferred) or call 01273 830200 and leave a message with your e-mail address. Please note that CVs will not be accepted, applicants must complete and return an application form to apply.

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Parish Clerk & Responsible Financial Offer - Steyning Parish Council

Closing date
31/03/2017
Workplace
Parish Council Office
Hours
37 hours per week, to include some evenings
Rate of pay
National salary scale for Parish Clerks in the range LC2 - SCP 30-34 dependent upon qualifications and experience. Local Government Pension Scheme.
Contact
Carol Stephenson
01903 812042
spcclerk@btconnect.com
http://steyningpc.gov.uk/
Address
Steyning Parish Council, The Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Steyning BN44 3XZ
Description
Have you the drive, determination and organisational skills to manage a very busy, responsible and varied workload?

In addition to the day to day work of the Parish Council and the management of a busy Community Centre, you will be able to work closely with Councillors to plan and implement the aims, decisions and objectives of the council.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience of work in a Parish or local Council and hold, or be studying for, the CiLCA or equivalent qualification. You will have financial experience, ability to deliver projects on time and within budget and demonstrate enthusiasm for working with the public, residents and local organisations.

If you feel this could be the role for you please contact: Carol Stephenson, 01903 812042 for an informal chat or email spcclerk@btconnect.com for the job description, person specification and application form.

Closing date for applications – 31st March 2017

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Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer - Hellingly Parish Council

Closing date
04/04/2017
Workplace
Parish office
Hours
37 hours per week
Rate of pay
£30,000 - £33,000 starting salary dependent on qualifications and experience
Contact
Lois Crouch
01273 830203 / 07825 506649
lcrecruit@ssalc.co.uk
http://www.hellingly-pc.org.uk
Address
The Village Hall, North Street, Hellingly, East Sussex, BN27 4DS
Description
At what is a very exciting time for the Parish, Hellingly are looking to appoint a Parish Clerk and RFO with the drive, determination and organisational skills to manage a varied workload.

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 financial and administrative experience, the ability to deliver projects on time and within budget and be able to demonstrate enthusiasm for working with residents and local organisations.

The role is a full-time post, 37 hours a week and will include evening meetings each month. The successful applicant will need to be able to work from home, but in the future a Parish Office will be available.

If you would like to discuss this position please contact Suzanne Collins, Parish Clerk on 01323 461390 or for an application pack including the job description and application form please email Lois Crouch at lcrecruit@ssalc.co.uk (preferred) or call 01273 830200 and leave a message with your e-mail address. Please note that CVs will not be accepted, applicants must complete and return an application form to apply.

Closing date for the receipt of applications is Tuesday 4 April and should be either emailed to lcrecruit@ssalc.co.uk or sent to SSALC, Sussex House, 212 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2NH.

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Administrative Officer - Horley Town Council

Closing date
10/04/2017
Workplace
Council Office
Hours
20 hours per week
Rate of pay
£20,138 - £21,962 (SCP 21-24) pro rata
Contact
Alan Jones
01293 784765
town.clerk@horleytown.com
http://www.horleysurrey-tc.gov.uk/
Address
Horley Town Council, Council Offices, 92 Albert Road, HORLEY, Surrey RH6 7HZ.
Description
Horley Town Council has a vacancy for a member of the administrative team to assist with general administrative duties within the Town Council Offices. You will be able to work as part of a small friendly team as well as on your own initiative. You should have at least two years experience in an office environment and will be proficient in the use of most IT applications. Excellent organisational and communication skills and the ability to work under pressure are essential for the role.

TO APPLY FOR THIS ROLE PLEASE USE THE FOLLOWING LINK:


http://www.jobsgopublic.com/jobs/administrative-officer-htc-17-29630/from/92j7yjeptlcbp/1/of/3/score/desc?highlight=horley

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Clerk - Selborne Parish Council

Closing date
19/04/2017
Workplace
Working from home
Hours
Flexible 15 hours per week
Rate of pay
Salary range of LC1-SCP 23-25 – LC2-SCP 26-29 pro-rata, depending on qualifications and experience.
Contact

http://www.hampshirealc.org.uk.
Address
Description
This is an interesting opportunity to work from home, providing the full range of Parish Council responsibilities to Selborne Parish Council and its three rural villages, Selborne, Oakhanger and Blackmoor. You will also be responsible for the financial management of the Council.

Full Parish Council meetings are held monthly in the evenings, on the 3rd Wednesday of the month.
Occasional additional meetings are held as required.


Application packs are available from www.hampshirealc.org.uk.

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