Vacancies

  

 HYTHE TOWN COUNCIL

 

 

Hythe Town Council is excited to announce that it is creating two new opportunities to work for the council. While it is proud of its historic roots, the council is eagerly looking forward to better ways it can serve the town. If you feel you have what it takes to make a difference, we would welcome your application (by email only please). More details for both positions are available from the council’s website at www.hythe-tc.gov.uk. Closing date for both positions: 5th November 2018.

 

Responsible Financial Officer 

 

You will be responsible for the council’s finances and be a critical part of the council’s management team. Your job role will include advising the council on financial strategy, accounting system development and recordkeeping, and you will be competent with computerised accounting systems.

 

Administration Assistant

 

You will be providing administrative assistance to council officers and councillors. Yours will be the first voice or face that callers and visitors hear or see. You will learn the council’s processes and eventually administer the council’s computerised accounting system.

 

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LYMINGE PARISH COUNCIL

 

Lyminge Parish Council require an  a Parish Clerk and RFO.  For full job description and an application form, please visit the Lyminge website - lymingepc.kentparishes.gov.uk  or email lymingepc@btinternet.com .  The closing date for applications is Monday 19th November 2018. 

 

 

 

WEST PECKHAM PARISH COUNCIL

 

West Peckham Parish Council seeks a confident person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk to the Parish Council.

 

The Clerk is responsible for managing the Council’s business, providing advice, and implementing decisions.

 

Applicants will need to be computer literate, able to prepare council agendas and record minutes, be familiar with book keeping and financial procedures and be able to correspond with external organisations on behalf of the Council. 

 

Working hours are about two to three per week and the salary is in accordance with nationally agreed scales.  With the exception of meetings attendance, the post holder will be expected to work from home and will be provided with a computer. 

The Council meets in the evening on the first Monday of every other month, with other meetings being called as required.

 

Formal training and plenty of help and advice will be available.

 

For an informal discussion, and an application form and job description, please contact the Chairman, Ron Wright, on 07761 005995 or email betron.wright@gmail.com

 

Applications should be sent, marked “Private and confidential”, to the following address by no later than 30th Nov 2018:   Fairmile, Forge Lane,  West Peckham,  Maidstone , ME18 5JP

 

 

 

KNOCKHOLT PARISH COUNCIL

 

 

Knockholt Parish Council is seeking to recruit a Clerk, who is the Proper Officer and Responsible Financial Officer of the Council. Salary according to experience in accordance with the National Joint Council for Local Government services salary scales.  Hours average 16 per week.

 

Duties for this home-based appointment include attending monthly evening Parish Council Meetings usually on the first Monday of each month; attending on average 2 per month evening committee meetings; preparing the agendas; 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; liaising with village sports clubs and other leisure/volunteer organisations.

 

The ideal candidate will be a good communicator, with a professional attitude, who can demonstrate strong IT, organisational, administrative and financial skills, be able to work on their own initiative and have good interpersonal skills.

Candidates will have a good standard of education and will preferably hold the CiLCA or other relevant qualification, although training will be given.

 

The starting salary is in accordance with the current NJC salary point LCI sp 20

 

Applicants should forward their CV, with a covering letter explaining their suitability for the role to CllrHildrew@gmail.com

A copy of the Job Description is available on the website: or by email from knockholtclerk@gmail.com

The closing date for applications is 31st October.

  

 

 ROLVENDEN PARISH COUNCIL

 

Rolvenden Parish Council are seeking to recruit an experienced Clerk, who is the Proper Officer and Responsible Financial Officer of the Council, preferably CiLCA qualified.

 

Salary will be in accordance with the National Joint Council for Local Government Services salary scales and experience.

 

This is a home-based appointment average 10 hours per week, to include attending monthly council meetings usually the 3rd Tuesday of the month.

 

Applicants should forward their CV, with a covering letter explaining their suitability for the role to councillordenisecurtain@rolvendenparishcouncil.org.uk

 

The closing date for applications is 1st November 2018.

 

 

  

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    

 

 

  

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

  

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  

 

 

 

 
 
 
 







 

 

 


 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

       

    

 

  

 

  

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

    

 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

      

 

  

 

                                                                      

                                                                 

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