General Info

Council: Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes Association of Local Councils

County: Buckinghamshire

Salary: SCP 18 (£24,982 FTE) – 23 (£27,741 FTE), NJC Pay Scales, pro rata (pay award pending)

Closing date: 29/10/2021

Deputy County Officer

Applications must be returned by 29/10/2021

The present Deputy County Officer is returning to a clerk’s role, so an exciting opportunity has arisen for an eager well motivated person to join the Association based in Aylesbury.

As Deputy County Officer your role will include for example:

  • Advise and support member councils,
  • Assist with answering enquires on council procedures, processes, and general enquiries from our member councils. this will require an understanding of the framework within which local councils work,
  • Organise training courses using internal and external resources,
  • Servicing BMKALC committees – production of agenda, minutes etc.,
  • Financial transactions, invoicing on behalf of the Association.


  • 25 hours per week depending on the applicant,
  • Some evening work necessary, with time off in lieu,
  • Salary: SCP 18 (£24,982 FTE) – 23 (£27,741 FTE), NJC Pay Scales, pro rata (pay award pending),
  • Annual Leave: 22 days (3 extra days after 5 years with local government) + 2 extra statutory days per annum plus bank/public holidays. Holiday pro-rata for part-time hours,
  • Location – County Hall. Aylesbury.

Job Description available on request.

Contact details:

Interviews: Will take place week commencing 1 November 2021.

Closing date for applications: Friday 29 September 2021.

Application via CV and letter outlining reasons for applying.

Send either by email attachment or post to:

Carole Burslem
County Officer
County Hall
Walton Street
Bucks, HP20 1UA