General Info

Council: Newton Abbot Town Council

County: Devon

Salary: SCP 29 – 32 Actual salary range £32,910 - £35,745

Closing date: 24/11/2021

Principal Administrator

Applications must be returned by 24/11/2021

Job Title – Principal Administrator

Organisation: Newton Abbot Town Council

Location: Newton’s Place, 43 Wolborough Street, Newton Abbot, South Devon TQ12 1JQ

Remuneration: SCP 29 – 32   Actual salary range £32,910 – £35,745

Hours: Full-time 37 hours per week. Monday to Friday, together with up to 30 Wednesday evenings. Weekend working might be required from time to time

Council Data:         

  • Precept: £914,000
  • Population: 26,000
  • Staff: 13
  • Services: Allotments; parks/gardens; grounds maintenance; cleansing. Pub cons; numerous events; street furniture; numerous major town centre assets including Museum.

Person Spec: The post will require the ability to work as a flexible member of a small team, have excellent communication skills, be an experienced administrator and manager in the democratic process in a local government and community setting.

Qualifications: CILCA qualified or studying for. Council will support appropriate qualification.  

Benefits: Local Govt Pension Scheme. The Council practices family friendly policies so flexibility in the working pattern might be negotiable.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 24th November 2021.

For further details visit the council’s website here

Interviews will be held on Thursday 9th December 2021 For an informal discussion and application pack please call 01626 201120 (8:30am to 4:30pm Mon-Fri) or email info@newtonabbot-tc.gov,uk