ENABLING PARISH & TOWN COUNCILS IN GLOUCESTERSHIRE SINCE 1939

Vacancies

Ebrington PC (Cotswold district)

EBRINGTON PARISH COUNCIL PARISH CLERK VACANCY

Hours: Part-time - Approx. 10 hours/week on a flexible basis

Salary: £12.00 - £15.00 per hour (depending on experience)

Location: Parish council meetings held in Ebrington Other duties – work from home.

Closing date: Friday, 12 November 2021 Interview dates: Week beginning 22 November 2021 Commencing: ASAP (date to be agreed)

Ebrington Parish Council are looking to appoint a Parish Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer (Clerk/RFO), who will be responsible for:

• Managing the day-to-day business of the Council • Preparation of agendas and writing of minutes • Providing advice as the Council's Proper Officer & RFO • Implementing Council decisions, including drafting the Council's response to Planning Applications and communicating with key local and regional bodies • Managing and reporting on the Council's finances • Managing the parish website

Ebrington Parish Council are looking for someone with strong organisational, financial and communication skills; and who can work on their own initiative and in partnership with Councillors. A candidate who is CiLCA-qualified would be preferred, but applicants who can demonstrate relevant experience and who are willing to work towards the CiLCA qualification are also welcomed to apply. Training and advice from Gloucestershire Association of Parish & Town Councils (GAPTC) is available.

Living close to Ebrington is also preferred. The parish council holds on average between 1 to 3 evening meetings a month. Hours (apart from attendance at parish council meetings) are flexible.

To apply please send applications (cover letter and CV) via email to clerk@ebringtonparish.org.uk.

Bisley-with-Lypiatt PC (Stroud District)

Bisley-with-Lypiatt Parish Council is advertising the position of Parish Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer

The Parish Council consists of 3 Wards for the areas of Bisley, Eastcombe and Oakridge and currently has 10 councillors.

Duties would include the preparation of agendas, notices and the administration of Parish Council meetings, taking minutes, following up actions as required and the production of accounts.

Administration experience and the ability to demonstrate good organisational, communication, IT and financial skills needed.

Initial training will be given from the current Clerk along with any additional training from Gloucestershire Association of Parish and Town Councils.

The position currently requires working from home, with a minimum of 20 hours' work per week. Salary scale is SCP 19, pro rata equates to £13.24 per hour on scale range LC2 (18-23).

To apply please send letters of application and CVs via email to

admin@bisley-with-lypiatt.gov.uk or by post to Mrs D Meredith, 2 Brockley Acres, Eastcombe, Stroud, GL6 7DU

If you wish to discuss the role informally, please contact the Parish Council Chairman Mr Mike Eccott on 01452 770824 or via email at mike.eccott@bisley-with-lypiatt.gov.uk.

Closing date for applications is 30th November 2021.

Bushley PC - Worcestershire

BUSHLEY PARISH COUNCIL

Vacancy for Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to the Parish Council.

The Parish Council is seeking a self-motivated person to fill the role of the

Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to the Council, generally working from home and attending 4/6 Council meetings annually at the Village Hall.

The Clerk is the central point of communication for all matters concerning the Council and is additionally responsible for ensuring that the actions of the Council fall within and comply with existing legal requirements.

Salary: £5040 (£12 per hour x 10 hours per week x 48 weeks) This is in line with the current salary point LC1 SCP14 pro rata, based on experience and qualifications.

In addition, a £6/week HMRC working from home allowance is paid.

The Clerk will be expected to attend relevant training from Worcs.CALC.

For further information and job description, in the first instance contact the retiring clerk:

vicky.fowkes@bushleyparishcouncil.org.uk

Bledington PC (Cotswold district)

COULD YOU BE OUR NEXT PARISH CLERK?

Bledington Parish Council is a friendly group of 7 Parish Councillors serving the Community of Bledington and is advertising the position of Parish Clerk. 30 hours per month on average at a rate of £10.86 per hour (depending on experience). Duties include: Preparation of Agendas, notices and administration of Parish Council meetings (11 per year). Taking minutes and follow up actions as required and production of accounts.

Some administration experience and the ability to demonstrate good organisational, communication, IT and financial skills needed.

Training and advice from Gloucestershire Association Parish and Town Councils will be given along with initial training from the current Clerk.

To apply please send applications (letter or CV ) via email to clerk@bledington.com or by post to Mr R A Pearson, Bledington Parish Council, Orchard Bank, Stow Road, Bledington, Chipping Norton, Oxon OX7 6XH. If you wish to discuss the role informally, please contact the Parish Council Chairman Robert Pearson. Tel: 07523 418279.

Last updated: Mon, 25 Oct 2021 11:39