Parish Council Jobs

  • Sockbridge & Tirril Parish Council require a Parish Clerk/ Responsible Finincial Officer.  Sockbridge & Tirril Parish Council is looking for a part time Clerk / Responsible Financial Officer to work 13 hours per month including attendance at bi-monthly Parish Council Meetings. Salary is in line with the National Agreement on Local Government Salaries, initially £9.77 per hour. You will be computer literate, self-motivated and have good literacy/numeracy skills. Training and support will be available for the successful applicant. For more information, please contact our current Clerk, Caroline Fancott-Beynon on 07842585612 or email:  Sockbridgeandtirril@outlook.com  To apply please email your CV to the above address by 17th June 2019. Interviews will be held on 21st June.


  • Melmerby Parish Council require a Clerk.  The newly formed Melmerby Parish Council is seeking a person with an interest in the local community for the position of Parish Clerk, with effect from 1st August 2019.   The Clerk is responsible for managing the Council's day to day business, providing advice, dealing with correspondence, implementing council decisions and will also be the councils Responsible Finance Officer.  Applicants will need to be confident, have excellent computer literacy skills, be able to prepare council agendas and record minutes, be familiar with book keeping/financial procedures and able to correspond with external organisations on behalf of the Council.  The post holder will be expected to work from home (3 hours per week) and will be provided with a computer, although will be expected to attend council meetings.  The Council usually meets at 7:30pm on Thursdays, every 2 months at Melmerby Village Hall, with occasional other meetings being called as required.  For an informal discussion, and an application form and job description, please contact Ruth Beaumont (Councillor) on 07901 820850 or email ruthbeaumont.melmerby@hotmail.com   Applications should be sent, marked "Strictly Private and Confidential" to the following address by no later than 10th July 2019, Ruth Beaumont, 4 Bridge Terrace, Melmerby, PENRITH, Cumbria, CA10 1HL

  • Keswick Town Council require a Gardener.  We are now looking for a Gardener to join our dedicated parks team and help produce and maintain high quality parks and open spaces within the town of Keswick.  Full job description and application form available from: www.keswicktowncouncil.gov.uk Please note CVs will not be accepted.  Closing date: 31/07/19