General Info

Council: Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council

County: Wiltshire

Salary: Salary Scale [LC4 ) depending on skills, experience and qualifications

Closing date: 26/10/2020

Town Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer

Applications must be returned by 26/10/2020

Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council is seeking a full time Town Clerk/RFO to serve this historic, unique and nationally recognised town. The successful candidate will help to shape the future of the council in its forward-thinking strategic developments and delivery of public services to our community of now more than 13,000 residents and lead a team of 18 staff members in delivering public services.

Proactive, motivated, and with experience gained through local government at town or parish council level. The ideal candidate will also be commercially-minded with experience in business as well as in local government, CILCA qualified with a track record of collaborative working with elected members in delivering their vision. As the Responsible Financial Officer, the successful candidate will manage a budget of approximately £1m.


  • Location – Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire
  • Permanent position with 6 months probationary period
  • Hours – 37 hours per week, with regular evening and occasional weekend working
  • Salary Scale [LC4 ) depending on skills, experience and qualifications

Email: enquiries@royalwoottonbassett.gov.uk for an application pack.

Closing date 26th October 2020.

Covid-19 Regulations compliant first round Interviews week commencing 9th November 2020