Parish Council Jobs

  • Buttermere Parish Council are looking to recruit a new Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer to commence work during May/June 2017. Approximately 8 hours per month.  For further details please contact the Chair of the Council, Raymond Beard on 017687 70232 or email the current post holder on

  • Soulby Parish Council is looking for a Clerk/RFO to start as soon as possible.  Approximately 3 hours per week.  Salary 1300 per annum.  Contact Harold Birkbeck (Chairman) 0785 5209541.

  • Caldbeck Parish Council are looking for a Clerk for approximately 8 hours a week and is paid as per National Association of Local Councils scale rates. The Clerk is responsible for managing the day to day business of the Council, providing advice to the council and implementing the Council's 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. If you are interested in this position and would like more information, please contact The Chair Norman Atkinson on 016974 78546 or email:  As Norman is on holiday from 22/6 - 1/6, any enquiries after that date can be directed to the Vice Chairman, Richard Hellon on: 016974 78006 or email An application form and further details about the post will then be supplied. Closing date for applications is 5.00pm Tuesday 13th June

  • Tebay Parish Council is seeking a Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.  As Clerk/RFO, you will be responsible for managing the council's day-to-day business and finances, providing advice and implementing the decisions of the Council.  The role is home based, flexible and part-time at 4-5 hrs/week, including 6 ordinary meetings a year.  Salary will be in accordance with national guidelines (scale 8.60-11.50/hr), depending on experience.  A laptop will be provided.  Applicants must be self-motivated, confident and keen to serve the local community.  Training and support are available.  If you wish to apply, please send your CV to the Chairman, Adrian Todd, Honeypot House, Gaisgill, CA10 3UA.  If you would like further information, please email Kimberley Lawson, Clerk to the Council at Closing date for applications is 30th June.

  • PARISH CLERK TO HAYTON PARISH COUNCIL - 13.5 hours per week -from 11.33ph depending on qualifications.  Applications are invited for the above position when our existing Clerk retires on 31 August 2017. This is an interesting and varied part-time post working from home. Candidates should be self-motivated, able to work on their own initiative and will need to have good literacy, numeracy and IT skills.  Responsibilities include the preparation of agendas, taking minutes at meetings, dealing with all council administration and maintaining the council' website. Dealing with members of the public will also form part of the role. The Clerk in their capacity of Responsible Financial Officer is responsible for paying invoices, reconciliation of bank accounts and budgeting.Training and support will be provided and the successful applicant should hold or be prepared to obtain appropriate qualifications ie. CiLCA qualifications. Previous experience or knowledge of local government is preferred though not essential. Applications in writing, including a short CV and contact details of two referees, to:The Parish Clerk, 2 The Woodbines, Cumwhinton, Carlisle CA4 0AR Email:  Closing date for applications: 16 June 2017