Opportunities

General Info

Council: Carhampton Parish Council

County: Somerset

Salary: As per the national recommended scale for part-time Clerks (NALC SCP 11) i.e., from £11.27 per hour (pay award wef 1 April 2021)

Closing date: 31/03/2021 12:00

Parish Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer

Applications must be returned by 31/03/2021 12:00

Vacancy for a Parish Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer, Starting no later than 1 July 2021.

Applications are invited for the role of Parish Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer (RFO) for Carhampton Parish Council, nr Minehead, Somerset upon the retirement of the present Clerk.

The successful applicant will be responsible for all aspects of administration including financial record-keeping and monitoring, advising councillors on policy and procedures, and attending/minuting monthly evening meetings (1st Thursday of each month). This is a part-time, home-based position with a basic 10-hr week.

Experience of local government administrative practices would be helpful. However, additional training can be provided through the Somerset Association of Local Councils (SALC).

The salary will be as per the national recommended scale for part-time clerks (NALC SCP 11) i.e., from £11.27 per hour (pay award wef 1 April 2021).

Full details of the post, including a job description, person specification and application form are available on the council website here.

Can be downloaded below:

Job Description

Person Specification

Letter from Chairman

Or, are available by email: carhamptonpc@gmail.com

For an informal chat about the role, please call Alan Hemsley on 01643 822006.

Closing date: Noon Wednesday 31 March 2021

Interviews will be held during the week beginning Monday 19 April 2021