Parish Council Jobs

  • Holme Abbey Parish Council have a vacancy for a Parish Clerk.Applicants must be computer literate, self-motivated, have initiative, and be equipped with good literacy/numeracy skills. Administrative tasks include preparing Council Agenda and Minutes, e-mails to be actioned, accounts to be kept and web site to be kept up to date.  Book keeping and financial procedures is desirable. Meetings to be attended every other month.If you are interested in this position and would like more information about the role and salary please contact the Chairman Graham Little on either 01697361102 or 07747697767

  • Haverthwaite Parish Council have vacancies for two Parish Councillor positions.  For more information please contact the Clerk, Ann Newby haverthwaitepc@gmail.com



  • Hesket Parish Council is looking to appoint a permanent part time Clerk / Responsible Financial Officer to support local councillors to serve the people of Armathwaite, Calthwaite and Southwaite and the wider parish. Working hours are 6 per week including attendance at Parish Council Meetings which are held every other month. Salary is paid in line with the NALC/SLCC National Agreement on Salaries and Conditions of Service. Applicants must be computer literate, self-motivated, have initiative, and be equipped with good literacy/numeracy skills. Administrative tasks include preparing Council Agenda and Minutes, e-mails to be actioned, accounts to be kept etc. Book keeping and knowledge of financial procedures is desirable. Training and support will be available for the successful applicant. To find out more about the role of a Clerk please contact Elaine Martin, Email:  chair@hesket.org.uk  or phone07511844842   If you wish to apply please email your CV to the above email address by 31st July 2018. 



  • Holme Parish Council have a vacancy for a Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.This is a part-time, salaried position, 10 hours per week.  The rate of pay will be related to experience and be based on nationally agreed guidelines. In exceptional circumstances, paid work beyond this amount may be expected. This is both a challenging, and rewarding job, ideally suited to someone with a real commitment to the vitality of Holme and its parish.  Parish Council experience will be an advantage, but the key requirements relate to strong inter-personal skills; excellent IT, literacy and numeracy  competencies; and the ability to be proactive, and organised. A detailed  job description is available, together with a job application form.As the work regularly involves meetings outside of standard working hours,  the successful candidate will be expected to show that they can be available at such times, including, as required weekend working. The deadline for completed applications is Friday 17th August 2018, with interviews being held after that date. An application pack is available from the Chairman - Councillor M Sherriff - telephone 01524 781665, or electronically by sending an email headed 'Holme PC Clerk Pack' to medwin.sherriff@tiscali.co.uk