Parish Council Jobs

  • Seascale Parish Council will be requiring a new Clerk from September 2016.  Anyone interested in the role which equates to 25 hours per month at 10.00 per hour should contact the clerk, Mr Ian Turner, 01946 430887, clerk@seascalepc@gmail.com in the first instance.  

  • Muncaster Parish Council will be requiring a new Clerk from September 2016.  Anyone interested in the role which equates to 17 hours per month at 10.00 per hour should contact the clerk, Mr Ian Turner, 01946 430887, clerkmuncasterpc@gmail.com in the first instance.  

  • Keswick Town Council have a vacancy for a Parks Manager.  30-37 hours per week negotiable.  Salary up to 30,000 per annum. 

    The Town Council is looking to recruit a Parks Manager to ensure that Keswick parks and open spaces are developed, presented and maintained to the highest professional standards.  The post provides an opportunity to realise the full potential of Hope and Fitz parks which are set amid stunning scenery and enjoyed by the local community and thousands of visitors to Keswick each year. 

    Full details are available on our website www.keswicktowncouncil.gov.ukthis external link will open in a new window or by contacting the office for an application pack via telephone 017687 73607 or email to: office@keswicktowncouncil.gov.uk  Applications should be received by 12 noon on Friday 19 August 2016.  Interviews are expected to take place on Tuesday 30 August 2016.  PLEASE NOTE CVs WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.



  • Vacancy for Colton Parish Council Clerk - Our current Clerk, Mandy Lane, has decided that, after nearly 10 years in the role, she would like to retire, and so we are seeking a replacement Clerk. The Council is looking for someone with experience of working for committees, managing basic accounts and budgets, and ideally having worked in local government or a similar organisation. Experience of using Microsoft Word and Excel is essential, and experience of developing basic websites would be desirable.  The role requires working from home for up to 10 hours a week, at the standard local government pay scale (which starts at 8.70 per hour). You will need your own computer and internet access. A home office allowance is payable. If you are interested, please get in touch with Mandy on 01229 861408 or coltonpc@btinternet.com Closing date is 30th September 2016.


  • Workington Town Council require an Events Assistant, Part time 20 hours per week

    18,560-21,057 pro rata depending on experience.
    Local government pension scheme

    Workington Town Council is looking for a Part Time Events Assistant to help manage a number of the council's culture related activities.

    The work will involve assisting in the planning and delivery of a number of cultural events in the town throughout the year, liaising with arts and third sector organisations, traders, council committees, schools, external funders and other stakeholders.

    There may be scope to develop the role to include promotional, economic development and tourism aspects, depending on the suitability of the individual.

    Applicants should have experience of event or festival management or related work, be computer literate and have a driving licence. Some weekend and evening work will be required, for which you will be entitled to time off in lieu.

    Download an application form and job description from www.workingtontowncouncil.gov.uk/jobs.htmlthis external link will open in a new window. We regret we will not accept CVs for this post.
    Closing date for applications: noon, Monday 5 September 2016