Opportunities

General Info

Council: Leek Town Council

County: Staffordshire

Salary: SPC 18-23 (£24,982 to £27,741 per annum ), depending on qualifications and experience

Closing date: 04/01/2022

Town Clerk

Applications must be returned by 04/01/2022

Job title: Town Clerk to Leek Town Council

Job Purpose: To provide financial and administrative support to Leek Town Council

Reporting to: Leek Town Council

Hours: 37 hours per week

Salary: SPC 18 to 23 (£24,982 to £27,741 per annum ), depending on qualifications and experience. The opportunity to join a Pension Scheme

Main place of work: Leek Town Council Office, 15 Stockwell Street, Leek, ST13 6DH

Closing date: Tuesday 4 January 2022

Interviews: Week commencing 10 January 2022


Leek Town Council is looking to appoint a self-motivated and well- organised individual for the position of Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer. The Town Council serves a vibrant, attractive market town with a population of around 20,000.

This is a full-time post of 37 hours per week, working mainly from our office at 15 Stockwell Street, with some regular evening meetings and occasional weekend working.

The main duties of the post require attendance at all meetings of the Council, preparing agendas, taking minutes, dealing with all correspondence, actioning the council’s decisions and acting as the Council’s responsible financial officer maintaining all financial records. The role will also involve supervising the work of the Administrative Assistant.

Please see below and job description and application form:

Job Description and Person Specification

Application Form

For more information contact Julie Taylor (Town Clerk) email: office@leektowncouncil.co.uk or call 01538 381271.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 4 January 2022

Interviews will be held week beginning: Monday 10 January 2022