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  • Hutton Roof Parish Council seeks a confident person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to the Parish Council to start as soon as possible. The Clerk and RFO is responsible for managing the Council's day to day business, providing advice and implementing decisions. Applicants must be IT literate, able to prepare council agendas and record minutes, familiar with accounts and financial procedures and able to correspond with organisations and individuals on behalf of the Council.Experience of local government and managing a website would be desirable. Contracted hours are 4 per week and the salary would be in accordance with nationally agreed scales.  The post holder will mainly work from home (allowance provided) and also attend evening meetings which are normally held quarterly in Feb, May, Sep and Nov. Further information about the Council and its work may be found at www.huttonroofpc.co.uk Access to training, advice and support will be available. For further information or an informal discussion, please contact the current Clerk Scott Thornley (huttonroofpc@gmail.com or tel 07368455353) or the Chairman John Power (john.power@lineone.net or tel 07980446105). If you wish to apply, please email your CV and a covering letter to huttonroofpc@gmail.com before the closing date of Friday 23 February 2024. Hutton Roof PC and Preston Patrick PC will consider interviewing together if a candidate wishes to apply for both vacancies. Please make it clear that you wish to apply for both vacancies when applying.


  • Preston Patrick Parish Council seeks a confident person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to the Parish Council to start as soon as possible. The Clerk and RFO is responsible for managing the Council's day to day business, providing advice and implementing decisions. Applicants must be IT literate, able to prepare council agendas and record minutes, familiar with accounts and financial procedures and able to correspond with organisations and individuals on behalf of the Council. Experience of local government and managing a website would be desirable. Contracted hours are 4 per week and the salary would be in accordance with nationally agreed scales.  The post holder will mainly work from home (allowance provided) and also attend evening meetings which are normally held bi-monthly in Jan, March, May, July, Sept & Nov. Further information about the Council and its work may be found at www.prestonpatrickpc.co.uk Access to training, advice and support will be available. For further information or an informal discussion, please contact the current Clerk Scott Thornley (clerk.pppc@gmail.com or tel 07368455353) or the Chairman Peter Winter (peterwinter.pppc@gmail.com or tel 07500056272). If you wish to apply, please email your CV and a covering letter to clerk.pppc@gmail.com before the closing date of Friday 23 February 2024. Preston Patrick PC and Hutton Roof PC will consider interviewing together if a candidate wishes to apply for both vacancies. Please make it clear that you wish to apply for both vacancies when applying. 


  • Parton Parish Council has a vacancy for a part-time Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer. Rate of pay is SCP 7 - 12, £12.63 per hour - £13.73 per hour, dependent on experience. Hours are 6 per week. Mainly working from home, except for the Council meeting on the second Friday of every month, excluding August. Experience is preferred and would ideally suit an existing Clerk looking for additional work, although training would be given to the right candidate. A Council laptop is provided. The position is to commence from February 1st, although this may be earlier by mutual agreement. A job description is available from partonclerk@gmail.com If you would like to discuss the vacancy, please feel free to contact the Clerk, Jane Coltman, on 07977 339928. Please apply by submitting your CV with a covering letter, explaining why you would be suitable for the job, to the Clerk. 


  • Lowca Parish Council has a vacancy for a part-time Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer. Rate of pay is SCP 7 - 12, dependent on experience. Hours are variable, but will average around 20 per month. Mainly working from home, except for the Council meeting on the third Wednesday of every month, excluding August. Experience is preferred and would ideally suit an existing Clerk looking for additional work, although training would be given to the right candidate. A Council laptop is provided. The position is to commence from February 1st, although this may be earlier by mutual agreement. A job description is available from lowcaparishclerk@gmail.com If you would like to discuss the vacancy, please feel free to contact the Clerk, Jane Coltman, on 07977 339928. Please apply by submitting your CV with a covering letter, explaining why you would be suitable for the job.


  • Scaleby Parish Council seeks a confident person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk, from 1st April 2024. The Clerk is responsible for managing the Council's day to day business, providing advice, and implementing decisions. The Clerk is also the councils Responsible Financial Officer.  Applicants will need to be computer literate, able to prepare council agendas and record minutes, be familiar with book keeping / financial procedures and be able to correspond with external organisations on behalf of the Council.  Working hours are 16 per month. With the exception of meetings attendance, the post holder will be expected to work from home and will be provided with a laptop. The Council meets in the evening on the third Wednesday of alternate months, with other meetings being called as required.  Formal training and plenty of help and advice will be available.  Salary £12.21 per hour (in accordance with nationally agreed scales). For an informal discussion, please contact the current Clerk, Allan Dawes on 01228 575092 or email clerk@scaleby.org.uk Applications should be sent, marked "Private and confidential", to The Clerk, Scaleby `Parish Council, Hillcrest, Cannon Field, Roadhead CA6 6NB. no later than 1st March 2024.


  • Arlecdon & Frizington Parish Council has a vacancy for a part-time Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer from 1st April 2024. Rate of pay is SCP 7 - 12, £12.63 per hour - £13.73 per hour, dependent on experience. Hours are flexible but will average 20 per month. Mainly working from home, except for the Council meetings held every 2 months - Jan, Mar, May, July, Sept, Nov on the first Tuesday of the month. Experience is preferred and would ideally suit an existing Clerk looking for additional work, although training would be given to the right candidate. There are also vacancies for 5 Parish Councillors.  The Arlecdon & Frizington Parish includes the areas of Arlecdon,  Frizington, Asby,  Rowrah and Winder. Any resident  or owner of  property within the  Parish who is over the age of 18  and with no criminal record could be eligible to apply for unfilled vacancies. If you are interested in helping our communities develop and improve the quality of life for future generations by becoming involved with our Parish Council please contact The Clerk, Arlecdon & Frizington Parish Council on everettga@sky.com for further information.