The Parish Council has 295 electors, 7 councillors and a precept of £10k. The council has a particular focus on the needs of the children and the young people of the village as well as supporting the interests and social needs of the village as a whole.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons. The parish clerk will be responsible for the administration of the business and the finances of the council.
The council meets 6 times a year. The post includes some evening work and occasional attendance at civic functions. The successful applicant would be expected to have CiLCA (Certificate in Local Council Administration) and a training budget is available. He or she must be computer literate, with good communication skills. Friendly and positive outlooks are essential.
Salary scale is LC1 SCP 7-12, £19,554 – £21,598 pa pro rata (£10.16 – £11.22 per hour); working from home, 16 hours a month (with an option to review the hours).
Please apply in writing to: John Robinson, Acting Clerk Litchborough Parish Council, Needles, Northampton Road, Litchborough, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 8JB; email firstname.lastname@example.org. The closing date for applications is Friday 23rd October 2020.