Opportunities

Want to post a job vacancy?

Are you looking to fill a vacancy? SLCC can help you by advertising your vacancy on our website, members’ News Bulletin and social media.

Download the SLCC JobFinder service Checklist, to be used when advertising for a Clerk (or other vacancy within your council). Please ensure the salary is in-line with the National Joint Council for Local Government Services (NJC) pay scales for 2020-2021.

Download the National Terms and Conditions Agreement.

View the 2021 Job Vacancy Pricing and email your requirements to wayne.german@slcc.co.uk

Join the discussions on our online, professional Forum & seek advice from your colleagues

“Using the SLCC to advertise for a recent vacancy was an excellent decision for various reasons. The service was easy to use, value for money, cost effective and resulted in a high calibre of applicants, one of who has been appointed. In addition, the people at SLCC are both supportive and professional, understanding the industries needs.  I would wholeheartedly recommend the SLCC recruitment service to any Town/Parish Council.” Sally Taylor, Town Clerk, St. Anne’s Town Council

“SLCC offer an excellent platform for promoting your job vacancy. As Iver Parish Council discovered, this is the place to go for recruiting a professional Clerk. “It’s the first port of call for all Clerks looking to further their career” Mike Kennedy, Locum Clerk, Downley Parish Council

94% of those who have used the job advertising service rated it ‘Excellent’ or ‘Good’*

*Statistic taken from the 2021 SLCC Membership Survey

How else we can help

Our consultancy arm, Local Council Consultancy (LCC), can also help councils who have a current or anticipated vacancy, with a range of paid services including providing a Locum Clerk to cover any gaps or supporting you through some or all of the stages of the recruitment process.

We can help you with advertisement wording, shortlisting and interviews, selection tools and supporting your Clerk’s induction including introducing a mentor from your local SLCC branch.

For an initial discussion please email consultancy@slcc.co.uk.

Town Clerk

Council: Stanley Town Council

County: County Durham

Salary: LC3 (37-41); £40,876 - £44,863 depending on experience and qualifications plus Local Government Pension Scheme Membership

Closing date: 22/10/2021 16:00

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External Affairs & Policy Development Manager

Council: Society of Local Council Clerks (SLCC)

County: Nationwide (remote working applicable)

Salary: SCP 37-41 (pro rata)

Closing date: 12/10/2021 17:00

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Assistant Clerk (Administration)

Council: Lydney Town Council

County: Gloucestershire

Salary: NJC Scale 24 to 28 (Currently £28,672 - £32,234, pay award pending)

Closing date: 06/10/2021 12:00

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Town Clerk

Council: Thorpe St Andrew Town Council

County: Norfolk

Salary: £35,934 -£43,662 + LGPS

Closing date: 15/10/2021

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Senior Finance Administrator

Council: Stroud Town Council

County: Gloucestershire

Salary: SCP 17-21 (£24,491 to £26,511) pro rata for 7.5 hours per week plus Local Government Pension Scheme

Closing date: 01/10/2021 12:00

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Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

Council: Warminster Town Council

County: Wiltshire

Salary: LC3 50 - 54 £55,684 - £62,779 and membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme

Closing date: 15/10/2021 16:30

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Accounts and Finance Manager/RFO

Council: Huntingdon Town Council

County: Cambridgeshire

Salary: LC4 – SCP 46 – 50 per annum (£50,451 - £55,684 inclusive) - (depending on experience and qualifications)

Closing date: 12/10/2021 12:00

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Responsible Finance Officer and Committee Clerk

Council: Wincanton Town Council

County: Somerset

Salary: NCJ SCP 37 to 41 (£40,876 to £44, 863) pro rata

Closing date: 08/10/2021

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Parish Clerk & RFO

Council: Fawley Parish Council

County: Hampshire

Salary: LC3 Above Substantive – SCP 42 – 45 p/a (currently £45,859 - £49,213 inclusive) (depending on experience and qualifications)

Closing date: 29/09/2021 12:00

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Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

Council: Long Ashton Parish Council

County: North Somerset

Salary: SCP 33-36 (£36,922 - £39,880) - pro rata if part time

Closing date: 04/10/2021 09:00

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Town Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer

Council: Verwood Town Council

County: Dorset

Salary: SCP 40: £43,857 - SPC 48 £51,958 Depending on qualifications

Closing date: 30/09/2021 12:00

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