Witham Friary Parish Council – Parish Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer

Applications are invited for the role of Parish Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer (RFO) for Witham Friary Parish Council, Frome, Somerset.

The post is part-time, about 20 hours per month, with a start date as soon as possible. The salary will be as per the national recommended scale for part-time Clerks (NALC SCP 18) i.e., from £10.46 per hour depending on experience, plus travel expenses.

The successful candidate will be expected to handle the agendas, formal minutes and correspondence of the Council, as well as bookkeeping for the accounts. Attendance at the monthly evening meetings of the Council is a requirement of the position – generally the second Thursday of the month.

Experience of local government administrative practices would be helpful, however, training can be provided through the Somerset Association of Local Councils (SALC).

Witham Friary is situated approximately 6 miles south of Frome and 7 miles from Bruton.

To apply or for more information, please contact: Val Barton

Email – withamfriary.parishcouncil@gmail.com or call 0751 363 1647