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  • Waverton Parish Council would like applicants for the post of Clerk. The applicant needs computer, secretarial and record keeping skills to handle day to day business of the council. The council has 4 regular evening meetings each year in the Village Hall.  This is a part time post at present averaging 2 hours per week with salary in accordance with the national agreed scales.
    Please contact George Girvan by e-mail on parishclerk@wavertonpc.org.uk


  • Arnside Parish Council require a Responsible Finance Officer. Salary SCP 13 -17 (£22,627 - £24,491 pro rata) for 32 hours a month.  Arnside Parish Council is seeking a well-organized person with a high level of numeracy and accounting skills for the post of Responsible Finance Officer (RFO) with effect from 1 October 2021.  Previous experience of working in local government is desirable, but not essential as training can be provided.The RFO reports to the Clerk and is responsible for the efficient and effective conduct of the Council's financial affairs and provides support and advice to the Clerk, and all Councillors on any matters that fall in the scope of the responsibilities, including the preparation of financial reports, risk and fixed asset management, budget setting, internal and external audit and year end accounts. Applicants will need to be computer literate with experience in use of Excel, and online banking systems and be able to correspond with the public and external organisations on behalf of the Council.Working hours are 32 per month.  The post holder will be expected to work mainly from home.  However, the Council also has an office at the Cemetery.  The Council meets on the second Monday evening of each month from 7.15 pm - 9.15pm.  Help and advice will be available.  This is a friendly group of Councillors who are motivated to help others in the community.For an application form, please contact the Clerk via email clerk@arnsideparishcouncil.co.uk.You can find a job description and person specification on our website www.arnsideparishcouncil.co.uk in the 'Meet the Council' section marked Vacancies.but can also request copies from the Clerk at the time of requesting an application form.Applications should be emailed to the above email address or sent marked "Private and Confidential" no later than 10 September 2021, to the Clerk, Arnside Parish Council, Cemetery Chapel, Silverdale Road, Arnside, LA5 0ER.



  • Wigton Town Council are looking to recruit an Assistant Clerk. NJC Scale 24, 20 hours per week.  The job profile and job specification can be viewed on www.wigtontown.com   Contact Alison Dodd or Julia Webster on Tel: 016973 44106 for any further information.  Closing date 20th September 2021.