Clerk Vacancy

The Parish Council will have a vacancy for a Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer in January and we would welcome early applications for this part time post. You would work from home and attend 10 evening Parish Council meetings each year with contracted monthly hours currently set at 25 (300 annually).  We do not have scheduled meetings in February and August but do hold an annual finance meeting and very occasional additional planning meetings. Duties will include managing those meetings and providing guidance to the Councillors, taking the Minutes , implementing actions and decisions , handling the Parish Council’s finances and ensuring all necessary statutory and regulatory disciplines are strictly adhered to. You will need to be able to work independently, be well organised and have excellent communication and IT skills. Salary will be dependent on experience and qualifications and previous experience as a Clerk would be a distinct advantage. The remuneration arrangements would also include a home office allowance. Appropriate further training can also be provided as well as the benefit of an orderly handover of Parish Council documents and procedures.

If you are interested in applying for this position or want to obtain more information , please initially contact our Clerk – Bex Ratchford – clerkggpc@gmail.com or on 07941 987691.