Opportunities

General Info

Council: Chipping Norton Town Council

County: Oxfordshire

Salary: SCP 33 – 36 £36,922 - £39,880 (Full time post - 37 hours per week)

Closing date: 08/01/2021

Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

Applications must be returned by 08/01/2021

Full time post 37 hours per week to include regular evening and occasional weekend working.

This an exciting opportunity to become part of an active town council in a working Cotswold town on the brink of substantial expansion and change.

The council seeks an aspiring and proactive manager to lead the council into the future. The successful candidate will need to be able to provide leadership and build a wide range of positive relationships with councillors, staff and partner organisations across the public, private and voluntary sectors.

This is a real opportunity for an experienced and solutions focussed manager who is dynamic and innovative with an eye for detail, and who will work with councillors to meet the aspirations of the people of Chipping Norton.

Chipping Norton Town Council is one of the largest and busiest town council’s in West Oxfordshire. The council provides a wide range of quality services including recreation grounds, open spaces, sports fields, allotments, burial land and the Town Hall.

You may be an experienced clerk or deputy clerk with knowledge, experience and status as a qualified clerk. However, you may also have a successful background in Local Government or the private/voluntary sectors and be prepared to qualify within twelve months as a town clerk.

A recruitment pack and application form (required for all applicants) can be obtained from the town council’s website here.

Or on request from Louise Steele at LGRC Associates louise.steele@lgrc.uk

Closing date for applications is 8 January 2021 and interviews will be held on 15 January 2021.