Vacancies

 

BEKESBOURNE WITH PATRIXBOURNE PARISH COUNCIL 

 

Bekesbourne with Patrixbourne Parish Council are seeking to employ a replacement clerk, who will be the Responsible Financial Officer and Proper Officer.

 

Working 7 hours per week from home, to include evening meetings. The role includes agenda preparation, minute taking, keeping financial records, preparing the annual accounts and budgets, all general administration duties for the Council, updating the website and dealing with general enquires. Must have experience of Word, Excel and email. Laptop supplied.

 

Ideal candidate should be organised, flexible, able to work on their own initiative and have good interpersonal skills. Salary range between £8.87 and £11.77 per hour according to experience and qualifications. Training is available.

 

For further information or to apply by emailing your CV please contact the present clerk Mrs Gail Hubbard on clerk.bwp@outlook.com or The Chairman Dr Andrea Nicholson dr.andreanicholson@gmail.com

Closing date for applications Friday 16th February 2018.

 

 

 

 

BADGERS MOUNT PARISH COUNCIL 

 

Badgers Mount Parish Council is seeking to appoint a new Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer in March/April 2018.  Salary will be according to experience and based on National scales.  The appointed person must be willing to be flexible and undertake a range of tasks.

 

This is a home based position commencing at an average of 5 hours per week, and will include attending monthly Council meetings at 7.30 pm on the first Thursday of each month and occasional extra planning meetings on the third Thursday of each month or other occasional meetings as required.  Duties include preparing agendas, taking minutes, keeping financial records, preparing accounts, giving procedural advice etc to councillors; dealing with general enquires and correspondence; preparing quarterly newsletters and reports for local publications; updating and maintaining the Parish Council website.  First rate organisational, administrative and interpersonal skills will therefore be required, and you must be computer literate, a competent minute taker and have knowledge of Local Government procedures, planning rules and accounts.  The successful candidate will also be required to oversee contractors working for the Council.

 

Application is by sending a current CV and supporting letter, including references from 2 previous employers, to the Chairman:  Cllr Roy Blamey, 3 Crest Close, Badgers Mount, Sevenoaks, TN14 7AF or email roy.blamey@badgers-mountpc.kentparishes.gov.uk

 

Closing date for applications is 6th March 2018

 

 

 

NEWINGTON (SHEPWAY)

 

Applications are invited for the post of Clerk to Newington (Shepway) Parish Council. 
 

 

The Clerk’s duties will include the post of Responsible Financial Officer and the servicing of Council meetings.  The successful candidate will need a strong level of personal commitment, accurate administrative and financial skills, with good communication skills and an ability to deal with a range of issues. The post holder will work closely with Councillors to plan and implement the aims and objectives of the Council.

 

Newington is a small parish approximately 3 miles west of Folkestone in Kent with some 300 inhabitants.

The Clerk will be an employee of the Council and remuneration will be for 4 hours per week.  The salary scale is in accordance with NALC recommendations for Part Time Clerks.  The precise starting point for the successful candidate will depend on level of qualifications and experience.

 

Meetings in Newington Village Hall and are usually held bi-monthly on the first Monday of the month.  The parish council currently comprises a Chairman and four other councillors. 

 

A Job Description is available on the parish council’s website at

www.newingtonpc-shepway.kentparishes.gov.uk .  Closing date for applications is 5 February 2018, with interviews in mid-February and appointment as soon as possible thereafter.   Interested candidates should send their CV to the Chairman, Sally Coleman on sallycoleman@btinternet.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

CLIFFSEND PARISH COUNCIL  

 

Cliffsend Parish Council is seeking to recruit a Clerk, who is the Proper Officer and Responsible officer of the Council.   The Council consists of 7 elected members.  Salary according to experience in accordance with the National Joint Council for local council’s salary scales.

 

This is a part time position, 10 hours a week,  home-working based  and includes  a minimum of 4 evening  meetings per month. 

 

Duties for this home-based appointment include attending 11 monthly evening Parish Council Meetings per year held at 7.30pm on the second Thursday  of each month except August; preparing the agenda; taking minutes and giving procedural advice; carrying out the Council’s administrative tasks; keeping financial records;  preparing accounts and the annual budget and preparing records for audit purposes; dealing with general enquiries and correspondence. Laptop provided.  

 

Detailed job description and responsibilities available by email from: cliffsendparishcouncil@gmail.com

 

Applications to be submitted to Andrew Blaydes,   Chairman, Cliffsend Parish Council, 1 Walmer Gardens,  Cliffsends by Monday 5th February 2018.

 

  

 HARTLIP PARISH COUNCIL

Part-time Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to Hartlip Parish Council, Sittingbourne.

Post becomes vacant 1 February 2018 . Salary according to experience in accordance with the National Joint Council for local council’s salary scales. Hours average 15 per month.  Duties for this home-based appointment include attending 11 monthly evening Parish Council Meetings per year held at 8pm on the second Wednesday of each month except August; preparing the agenda; taking minutes and giving procedural advice; carrying out the Council’s administrative tasks; keeping financial records;  preparing accounts and the annual budget and preparing records for audit purposes; dealing with general enquiries and correspondence; updating and co-ordinating the Parish Council website.  Laptop provided.  

 

Letters of application accompanied by CV to be submitted to the Chairman grahamaddicott@hotmail.com (from whom further information may be obtained) by 31 January 2018.  The present post holder also acts as Treasurer of the Hartlip Village Hall and it is envisaged that the successful candidate would also undertake those duties at the same rate of pay.   The anticipated number of hours per month for that work would be five.

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

  

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  

 

 

 

 
 
 
 







 

 

 


 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

       

    

 

  

 

  

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

    

 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

      

 

  

 

                                                                      

                                                                 

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