Council: Sherburn in Elmet Parish Council

County: North Yorkshire

Salary: NJC LC 3 substantive salary rage - SCP scales 37- 41 (£21.63 -£23.73 per hour)

Closing date: 05/08/2022 17:00

Executive Officer

Applications must be returned by 05/08/2022 17:00

Sherburn in Elmet Parish Council is seeking applications from a self-motivated and well organised individual for the role of Executive Officer to support its growth and aspirations to better serve its community. Sherburn in Elmet Parish Council has undergone significant change over the past year and is now looking to rebuild from the ground up with a vision of positivity and proactivity. This role requires an individual with determination and skills to build a competent employment team from scratch and continue to lead and inspire that team moving forward.

Time spent on council business varies weekly; hours currently set at 20 hours per month (review ongoing), in accordance with the business needs of the council.

Location and hours of work are flexible (within the needs of the Council). Remote working is possible for many aspects of the role

Salary is paid in accordance with the National Joint Council recommendations; starting salary is within NJC LC 3 substantive salary rage – SCP scales 37- 41 (£21.63 -£23.73 per hour). Starting SCP will be awarded according to relevant skills, experience and qualifications

Main Duties include:

  • Advising the council and ensuing council compliance with legislation and best
  • Attendance at council and committee meetings (weekly/evenings)
  • Leadership and line management of council
  • Overseeing council financial accounts
  • Management of council recreational spaces (including allotments) and all council assets

Previous experience in local council administration and CiLCA qualification is desirable but not essential as training will be provided to the successful applicant.

If this role appeals to you and you consider you have the necessary skills please contact us for further information, job description, person specification and an application form (or just a chat about the role) contact:

Nicola Moorcroft (Locum Clerk to Sherburn in Elmet Parish Council) Tel: 07975877990

E-mail: [email protected]

Or download the information from:

NOTE: Completed application forms must be submitted with a current CV

Closing date for receipt of applications: 5pm on Friday 5 August 2022 Interviews will be held in the week commencing Monday 8 August 2022

Second stage of the recruitment process will be at the Ordinary Meeting of Sherburn in Elmet Parish Council on Monday 15 August 2022 at 7pm.