Cumbria Association of Local Councils

Parish Council Jobs

  • Blawith and Subberthwaite Parish Council is seeking a Clerk to take up post from 1st January 2015. Please contact the Chairman, Ian Jones, on 01229 885375 or by email The closing date is 31st October.

  • Dacre Parish Council seeks a confident person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk to the Parish Council from 1st November 2014 The Clerk is responsible for managing the Council's day to day business, providing advice, and implementing decisions. Applicants will need to be computer literate, able to prepare council agendas and record minutes, be familiar with book keeping and financial procedures and be able to correspond with external organisations on behalf of the Council. Working hours are about 4 per week and the salary is in accordance with nationally agreed scales (1937.40pa). With the exception of meetings attendance, the post holder will be expected to work from home and will be provided with a computer. The Council meets in the evening at six weekly intervals, with other meetings being called as required. Formal training and plenty of help and advice will be available. For an informal discussion, person specification and job description, please contact the Clerk, Alison Love, on 07967 477795 or email Applications should be made in the form of a CV and covering letter stating your suitability for the post sent or emailed, marked "Private and confidential", to the following address by no later than 17 October 2014 : Alison Love, The Old Tannery, 8a Duke Street, Penrith, CA11 7LY or

  • Patterdale Parish Council are seeking to recruit a Clerk to the Parish Council. The Position is responsible for running the Council's day to day business and implementing Council decisions. The Role involves preparing Council agendas and recording minutes, book keeping and corresponding with external organisations on behalf of the Council. Working hours are 15 per month on a flexible basis and remuneration is in accordance with nationally agreed scales. Full training and support will be provided. For further information please email the Clerk at or contact Pat Stavropoulos, telephone number 017684 82252 or Madaleine Teasdale, telephone number 017684 82534.

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