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Standish PC (Stroud district)


Parish Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer

Standish Parish Council is seeking applicants for the role of Clerk / Responsible Financial Officer to commence as soon as possible.

We are a busy Council of 5 councillors, serving a parish of approximately 100 households, with a precept of £7250. We are seeking a clerk able to work on their own initiative and in partnership with active councillors. The clerk's hours are 16 hours per month, including one month's holiday pro rata p.a. The successful candidate will work from home. Except for meetings, which are monthly on Thursday evenings, the hours are flexible.

The successful candidate will be computer-literate and will have good communication, literacy, administration and financial skills. The salary will be in accordance with NJC salary points 18-22 (currently £9.299-£10.632 per hour), depending on experience and qualifications. Applications from CiLCA-qualified candidates will be especially welcome.

The closing date for applications is 7th August 2017. Interview date to be arranged.

For further details and an application form, please contact the Council Chair, Sue Hartley suehartley@outlook.com or Vice-Chair, Robert Kellie robert@rdkemprise.co.uk

Miserden PC (Stroud District)


Wishanger Cottage, Wishanger, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6 7HX

Tel: 01285 821871, Email:clerk.miserdenpc@hotmail.co.uk




Salary: SCP 16 – 18 according to experience and qualification. (£17,419 - £18,070)

Pro rata 7 hours per week including monthly evening meetings.

Applications are invited for this post, working mainly from home, apart from the evening meetings held in local halls.

Candidates should have sound IT skills with a working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets and financial administration. The Clerk also acts as content editor for our web site and monitors the operation of three defibrillators. Applicants must be willing to update their skills and knowledge through training which will be funded by the council. A laptop and printer will be provided and expenses paid.

Closing date for applications: 13th July 2017

More information including a job description can be downloaded from our website www.miserdenpc.org.uk, or by contacting the current clerk at the address above.

For an informal chat about the position, contact the Chairman, Martin Ractliffe on 01285 821322

Staunton Coleford PC (Forest of Dean district)


Salary SCP 16 – 25 - £16,772 - £22,434 p.a. pro rata
Part-time (5 hours per week), home based.

If you have a genuine interest in helping our forward thinking, energetic and friendly Parish Council develop and deliver timely, quality and innovative services to the local community then this post is ideal. You will ensure that all legal, statutory, financial and other governing provisions relating to the Council are observed, all Council meetings are properly administered and decisions effectively implemented whilst developing and maintaining positive working partnerships with key partners.

Please go to www.stauntoncolefordpc.org.uk/vacancies for an information pack and an application form. Closing date for applications: 30th June 2017.

Hillesley & Tresham PC (Stroud District)


Hillesley & Tresham Parish Council is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified, and enthusiastic person to undertake the position of Parish Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer.

Applications are invited from interested persons who meet the following essential criteria:

  • A strong work ethic, prepared to deal with a diverse range of issues in a 'hands on' manner;
  • A pleasant personality and ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing with a wide variety of people;
  • Computer literate;
  • Available to service monthly evening Parish Council meetings.

The successful applicant will need a strong level of personal commitment, interest in the Parish, enthusiasm and a positive attitude to supporting the council. Training will be provided.


An average of 20 hrs per month on a flexible basis with salary paid quarterly at a rate of £9.05 per hour.

For an Application Form and Job Description, please contact the Parish Clerk at the address below:

Linda Spratling, 94 Station Road, Wickwar, Wotton under Edge Glos GL12 8NB