Council: Southborough Town Council

County: Kent

Salary: £29,269 (per annum)

Closing date: 15/05/2024 23:00

Deputy Clerk

Applications must be returned by 15/05/2024 23:00

Southborough Town Council is seeking to appoint a forward-thinking and proactive Deputy Clerk to support and deputise for the Town Clerk in undertaking the work of the Council, and to work closely and actively with the Town Clerk and elected members to develop its services. The key duties and responsibilities are detailed in the job description and person specification.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate that they have relevant experience and a track record of achievement, innovation, and commitment to public service. They must also be motivated, community-focused and possess sound communication and organisational skills.

You will be educated to degree level or equivalent and it would be desirable for you to hold a Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA) or be prepared to attain this as soon as possible. A thorough knowledge of Burial Law, Local Government Organisation and Procedures are essential. This position is for 37 hours per week and evening meeting attendance will be required, for which time in lieu is allowed. Salary will be £29,269 (per annum).

For further details, job description and application form please contact the Finance Officer telephone: 01892 529176  or email [email protected] or these can be found on the Council’s Website

Closing date for receipt of applications Thursday 16 May 2024.

Only applications received with a completed application form will be considered.