Job Vacancies

This page displays any current vacancies that we have been made aware of for Local Councils or any other employer who we feel may be of interest to our website users.

 

Temporary RFO - Peacehaven Town Council

Closing date
Workplace
Council office
Hours
8 hours per week
Rate of pay
£25 per hour
Contact
Jackie Harrison-Hicks
01273 585493
jmharricks@gmail.com
http://www.peacehavencouncil.co.uk/
Address
Meridian Way, Meridian Centre, Peacehaven, East Sussex, BN10 8BB
Description
Peacehaven Town Council are looking for someone with RFO experience to deal with the financial business up until the end of February.

Please note that SSALC are not directly dealing with this post. If you are interested in this role, please contact Jackie Harrison-Hicks.

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Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer - Funtington Parish Council

Closing date
23/01/2017
Workplace
working from home
Hours
10 hours per week to include attendacnes at miniting of Parish Council meetings on the first Wednesday of each month (August excepted) and one annual Parish meeting.
Rate of pay
SCP24 and SCP29 £11.30 - £12.84 per hour negotiable depending on qualifications and experience, plus pension provision and out of pocket expenses.
Contact
Geoffrey Keech
01243 575765
keechg@gmail.com
http://www.funtingtonpc.org/
Address
Working from home
Description
Funtington Parish Council is offering the post of Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.

The post is part time, 10 hours per week, working from the Clerk\'s home address, to include attendances at and minuting of Parish Council meetings on the first Wednesday of each month (August excepted) and one annual Parish meeting. Also included is usual correspondence, telephone attendances etc., and keeping councillors acquainted with parish business. Rate of pay between SCP24 and SCP29 (currently £11.30
- £12.84 per hour) negotiable depending on qualifications and experience, plus pension provision and out of pocket expenses.

Applications are invited from all sections of the community. Closing date for applications 23rd January 2017. Application forms may be obtained from Geoffrey Keech, Chairman, Funtington Parish Council, by post from Blendworthy Cottage, 2 Weston Lane, Funtington, PO18 9LT or by e-mail from keechg@gmail.com Interviewing will be conducted by a panel of Parish councillors by appointment in late January/early February 2017.

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Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer - Lancing Parish Council

Closing date
27/01/2017
Workplace
Parish Council Office
Hours
37 hours per week
Rate of pay
SCP Payscale 50-54 (£44,473 - £48,943)
Contact
Lois
01273 830203
lcrecruit@ssalc.co.uk
http://www.lancingparishcouncil.gov.uk/index.asp
Address
The Parish Hall
South Street,
Lancing,
West Sussex,
BN15 8AJ
Description
Interviews will take place on 16/02/17.

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Community Development Officer - Queen's Park Community Council

Closing date
30/01/2017
Workplace
http://www.queensparkcommunitycouncil.gov.uk/
Hours
22 hours per week
Rate of pay
NJC points 27-35 (£23,935 - £30,480 plus a London Allowance of £2,000 pro-rata) currently £15,421 - £19,312
Contact
Lois
01273 830203
lcrecruit@ssalc.co.uk
http://www.queensparkcommunitycouncil.gov.uk/
Address
Office 1, Beethoven Centre, Third Avenue, London, W10 4JL
Description
Queen\'s Park Community Council - London\'s only parish council - is looking for a lively, energetic Community Development Officer to work alongside its Director, supporting the 12 councillors in their efforts to improve the lives of people living in the area.

This is a new post with masses of potential, working in a unique and diverse neighbourhood in an outward-facing role with responsibilities including event management, community grants, communications (website, newsletter, social media), fundraising and public consultation on a neighbourhood plan. The successful applicant will be dynamic, enthusiastic, practical and totally committed to making a difference in Queen\'s Park.

You will be the Council\'s person on the ground - getting to know local residents and organisations, making connections, making things happen. This is a community-enhancing role and is about people above all.

You will need practical experience of working in the community or voluntary sector or a background in a related career such as housing, regeneration, social work, youth work or teaching.

We don\'t require any formal qualifications although you will need good literacy & numeracy skills.
It would be desirable to have 5 GCSE’s A-C or equivalent or Level 2/3 Certificate in Community Development or higher relevant qualification.

The ability to communicate in either Arabic or Bengali will be an advantage.

You will be required to pass background checks from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

Interviews shall be held on Wednesday 8th February 2017

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Parish Clerk & Responsible Financial Offer - Pembury Parish Council

Closing date
17/02/2017
Workplace
Council office
Hours
32 hours per week
Rate of pay
For a fully qualified CILCA Parish Clerk or suitable qualification the pay scale would be Point 35 on the NJC scale (£30,785 pro rata).
Contact
Mrs B Russell
01892 823193
clerk@pemburypc.kentparishes.gov.uk
Address
Council Office, Lower Green Recreation Ground, Lower Green Road, Pembury, Kent. TN2 4DZ
Description
PEMBURY PARISH COUNCIL

Parish Clerk / Responsible Financial Officer


Pembury Parish Council is looking to appoint a Parish Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer to take over from the current Clerk, who retires on 31st March 2017.

This post will involve the management of office staff and the Parish Council Grounds Staff (currently 3) along with all duties and responsibilities normally associated with the roles.

The position is for 32 hours per week, which will include evening meetings as required and will be paid according to experience and professional qualifications. For a fully qualified CILCA Parish Clerk or suitable qualification the pay scale would be Point 35 on the NJC scale (£30,785 pro rata).


The successful applicant would ideally be suitably qualified in Local Council Administration or willing to work towards this qualification. The applicant should possess strong administrative, financial and communication skills both written and oral, along with minute taking skills – shorthand would be an advantage. The ability to liaise with external groups, in particular local government and other partners would be required.

The applicant should also be fully conversant with Microsoft Office packages with at least intermediate level in Word and Excel. The Council is looking to enhance its social media presence so experience in social and digital media would be desirable.

For further details and an application form please contact:
Mrs B Russell, Clerk to the Council, Council Office, Lower Green Recreation Ground, Lower Green Road, Pembury, Kent. TN2 4DZ. Telephone: 01892 823193.

email: clerk@pemburypc.kentparishes.gov.uk.


Closing date for applications - 17th February 2017

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