PARISH CLERK AND RESPONSIBLE FINANCIAL OFFICER TO NETTLECOMBE PARISH COUNCIL
Salary: NALC/NJC rate LC1 20 pro-rata plus normal expenses and mileage allowance.
A vacancy has arisen for the post of Clerk to Nettlecombe Parish Council. This part-time post supports an active Parish Council, working from home for 2 hours per week.
You will prepare the agenda and take minutes for approx. 4 formal evening meetings per year, manage all correspondence and financial accounts and oversee the website. Literacy, numeracy, book-keeping, communication and IT skills required. The ideal candidate will be able to work well with local Councillors and the community, and possess or develop a good working knowledge of Nettlecombe parish and community issues. Preference will be given to candidates with local government knowledge. Nettlecombe Parish is predominantly within the Exmoor National Park and you will be liaising with this authority, Somerset West & Taunton Deane plus Somerset County Council.
Funding is available for training and IT equipment (laptop and printer) is provided.
Applications are to be made by letter and include a CV. These should be submitted via email to Mary Coles, the present Clerk, at firstname.lastname@example.org. General enquiries relating to the post should be directed to Mary Coles via email or Marilyn Crothers, Chairman, on telephone no: 01984 640787.
The closing date for applications is Thursday, 6 December at 5 pm.