Opportunities

General Info

Council: Lydney Town Council

County: Gloucestershire

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

Closing date: 14/01/2022 12:00

Assistant Clerk (Administration)

Applications must be returned by 14/01/2022 12:00

Lydney Town Council requires a new Assistant Clerk (Administration) to join a busy team in the Council Offices. This position does not suit working from home. We are looking for a full-time, or near full-time, postholder.

The successful applicant will: liaise closely with the Town Clerk, the Assistant Clerk (Finance) and the Facilities Manager/Head Gardener; arrange, service and take minute for formal meetings of the Council and its Committees; manage burials and memorials as one of a team of two (for which training will be provided); administer the Council’s Planning and Highways Committee and promptly deal with responses to the District Council; manage our diary of contracts and leases to ensure that the Council updates them when required; assist and sometimes lead on the delivery of community events; and be the Office point of contact for the Grounds Team. The successful postholder should be willing to study for the Certificate in Local Council Administration if not already held.

To request an application pack please contact the Town Clerk.

SJ Holley, Town Clerk
Lydney Town Council
Claremont House
High Street
Lydney
Glos
GL15 5DX

Email: town.clerk@lydneytowncouncil.co.uk
Telephone: 01594 842234

The closing date for this position is 12 noon on Friday 14 January 2022.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 26 January.