Job Vacancies

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Grazing Officer - The Conservators of Ashdown Forest

Closing date
Workplace
Hours
37 hours per week
Rate of pay
£18,036 – £22,617 (Plus on-call payments)
Contact

01342 823583
conservators@ashdownforest.org
Address
Description
Grazing Officer Hours: 37 hours per week Salary: £18,036 – £22,617 (Plus on-call payments)
We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated person with a real understanding of the requirements of livestock as well as the ecological requirements of managing heathlands to achieve favourable condition. As a member of the Grazing Team you will be assisting with the implementation of our exciting Countryside Stewardship programme.
You will have a qualification in Ecology/Environmental Science, Livestock and/or Countryside Management and have working experience of livestock management. You will be an excellent communicator with experience of public engagement and, physically fit, you will be happy to work outside in all weathers, sometimes ‘out of hours’.
Closing date: 18 July 2017 Interview dates: 25/26 July 2017

For an application form and information pack (in pdf format) please email conservators@ashdownforest.org or call 01342 823583 (Monday to Friday 08.30 to 16.30)

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Long Term, Temporary RFO / Data Entry Clerk - Peacehaven Town Council

Closing date
Workplace
Meridian Centre, Peacehaven
Hours
Approximately 20 hours per week over a minimum of 2 days
Rate of pay
Rates flexible dependant on experience and location
Contact
Claire Lacey
01273 585493 or 07702958026
Address
Meridian Centre,
Meridian Way,
Peacehaven,
East Sussex
BN10 8BB
Description
Long Term, Temporary RFO / Data Entry Clerk with RBS experience required for an immediate start with Peacehaven Town Council.

Approximately 20 hours per week over a minimum of 2 days (flexible) to input invoices, payments and assess cost code versus budgets.

Additional support available from other Officers for general admin.

It would benefit if you lived within reasonable travelling distance of the A27 in East Sussex/Peacehaven.

Rates flexible dependent on experience and location.

Please call today 01273 585493 or 07702958026 and speak with the Town Manager.

Applications will be assessed on a first come first served basis and interview/start for a Locum will be immediate.

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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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Head of Finance & Support Services - East Grinstead Town Council

Closing date
21/07/2017
Workplace
Hours
37 hours per week
Rate of pay
SCP: 41-47 (PO 4/5) - £36,379 - £41,967
Contact

01342 323636
w.mackenzie@eastgrinstead.gov.uk
http://www.eastgrinstead.gov.uk
Address
East Grinstead Town Council, East Court, College Lane, East Grinstead, RH19 3LT
Description
East Grinstead Town Council is a Progressive Town Council, designated as a “larger council” by the National Association Of Local Councils due to our turnover of over £1m PA and breadth of services provided.
Arising from the imminent retirement of the current postholder we are seeking to fill a senior role in the Council. Heading up a small team responsible for the internal Support functions of the council including Finance, HR and IT.
Applicants for this position must have wide experience of financial management, preferably but not essentially in a local authority environment, and will serve as the Council’s Responsible Finance Officer. Anaccountancy qualification is necessary. Wider experience including IT and HRwould be desirable but an aptitude to take on new areas of responsibility is more important. The role also deputises for the Town Clerk in her absence, and leads on Personnel, Health and Safety and IT with professional external support.
A detailed information pack, application form and job specification can be downloaded from www.eastgrinstead.gov.uk. Alternatively e-mail w.mackenzie@eastgrinstead.gov.uk or telephone 01342 323636. Closing date for receipt of applications is noon 21st July and it is anticipated that interviews will be held 3rd and 4th of August, with the successful applicant starting in post early Septemberto enable a handover period.
This council is a member of the Local Government Pension Scheme.
Application Forms must be submitted by email or mailed to East Grinstead Town Council, East Court, College Lane, East Grinstead, RH19 3LT. CV’s are not accepted.

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Parish Clerk & RFO - Broadbridge Heath Parish Council

Closing date
27/07/2017
Workplace
Working from home
Hours
18.5 hours per week to include time spent on evening meetings
Rate of pay
Salary of LC2 points 30-34 (£26,822 - £30,153 pro rated) depending on experience.
Contact
Parish Clerk
07716130103
clerk@broadbridgeheath-pc.gov.uk
http://www.broadbridgeheath-pc.gov.uk
Address
Home based until the completion of a Parish Office (estimated 2018)
Description
Broadbridge Heath is a growing village near Horsham with a precept of approximately £90,000. Meetings are generally held on Monday evenings, usually on the first Monday of each month.
The successful candidate will preferably be CiLCA qualified, but consideration would be given to a suitable candidate willing to study for this. The applicant must be self-motivating, have good organisational and presentation skills, sound financial and bookkeeping abilities, and be fully conversant with Microsoft Office.
Knowledge of the local area and the role of local government would be desirable.
An application pack can be obtained from the Broadbridge Heath website www.broadbridgeheath-pc.gov.uk or by contacting the Clerk via email to clerk@broadbridgeheath-pc.gov.uk or phone on 07716 130103.

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