JOB ADVERTISEMENT – CLERK TO THE COUNCIL/RFO

SHAVINGTON-CUM-GRESTY PARISH COUNCIL

CLERK TO THE COUNCIL/RFO

Applications are invited for the position of Clerk to the Council/RFO.  This is a part-time position of 20 hours per week, working largely from home, although there are a minimum of 12 Council meetings per year, plus at least the same number of Committee meetings, all of which the Clerk is required to attend, and all are held at the Village Hall in the evenings.  Duties will include the preparation of agenda papers, minutes, dealing with correspondence, liaising with contractors and preparing accurate financial accounts.  The Council owns and operates the Village Hall; and has a grounds maintenance contractor, two PCSO’s and an allotment site. Over recent years it has been heavily involved in the consideration of many large scale housing development applications and the preparation of detailed objections.

As principal adviser to the Council the successful applicant will be responsible for providing professional advice to ensure proper procedures are followed, and will therefore have a good knowledge of local government legislation.

The successful candidate should be highly motivated, possess good IT skills, and be an excellent communicator, both verbally and in writing.

The salary will be based upon the National Association of Local Councils salary scale, (between Point 15 (£8.613 per hour), and Point 27 (£12.317 per hour)), depending upon qualifications and experience.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 31st July 2015. Interviews are expected to be held in mid-August with an anticipated start date during September.

The Application Form can be downloaded from this link – click here.

Completed application forms (CV’s will not be considered) should be returned in hard copy to:

P Yoxall

Chairman, Shavington-cum-Gresty Parish Council

16 Vine Tree Avenue

Shavington

Crewe

CW2 5BS

Vacancy – Parish Councillor (November 2017)

Chairman of the Parish Council

Councillor Bill Cooper
billcooper57@hotmail.co.uk

Clerk to the Parish Council

Village Hall Bookings

Councillor Bill McIntyre
shavhall@hotmail.co.uk

Annual Report

Parish Council Annual Report
2015-16