Vacancy for Clerk to the Council
Tunstall Parish Council is seeking to recruit a Clerk, who is the Proper Officer and Responsible Financial Officer of the Council. Salary according to experience in accordance with the National Joint Council for Local Government services salary scales. Hours average 5 per week.
Duties for this home-based appointment include attending a minimum of 12 monthly evening Parish Council Meetings per year; preparing the agendas; taking minutes and giving procedural advice; carrying out the Council’s administrative tasks; keeping financial records; preparing accounts and the annual budget and preparing records for audit purposes; dealing with general enquiries and correspondence; updating and co-ordinating the Parish Council website. A laptop and filing cabinet are provided.
The ideal candidate will be organised, flexible, able to work on their own initiative and have good interpersonal skills. Candidates will have a good standard of education and will preferably hold the CiLCA or other relevant qualification, although training will be given and CPD encouraged.
Applicants should forward their CV, with a covering letter explaining their suitability for the role to the Clerk Mrs Wendy Licence. Closing date for applications is 28th February 2018 and the successful candidate will be required to start 12th March 2018.
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