Bruton Town Council – Clerk/RFO

Clerk to Bruton Town Council
£27,905 - £31,371 pa (pro-rata)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated individual, ideally with relevant experience, to undertake this interesting and varied post supporting an active and ambitious town council.
Bruton is a small rural town situated in Somerset that is served by 13 town councillors. In addition to employing an assistant clerk, the council also has a dedicated group of community office volunteers.
We are seeking a clerk of the highest calibre to lead and develop our team, to work actively with elected members to help improve the town and to ensure that all legal, financial and other governance requirements are met.
The successful applicant will either hold or be willing to obtain the Certificate in Local Council Administration.
The town clerk is contracted to work 28 hours per week, based at the town council’s office. Some evening work will be required to attend council and committee meetings.
The position is graded at mid LC2, (new SCP 24-28) £21,117 - £23,740 pa (actual salary, based on 28 hours per week), subject to qualifications and experience.
Further information on the post and how to apply can be found on Bruton Town Council’s website:

Closing date for applications is noon on Monday 20th May with interviews scheduled for Tuesday 28th May.