Parish Council Jobs

  • Clerk to Cleator Moor Town Council/Responsible Finance Officer - Starting Salary £21,589, SCP 22 (pro rata) with progression to SCP 34 (in accordance with nationally agreed scales)

    Cleator Moor Town Council seeks a confident person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk to the Town Council. The Clerk is responsible for managing the Council's day to day business, providing advice, and implementing decisions. The Clerk is also the Council's Responsible Financial Officer.  Applicants will need to be computer literate, able to prepare council agendas and record minutes, be familiar with book keeping / financial procedures and be able to correspond with the community and external organisations on behalf of the Council.  Working hours are 28 per week.  The post holder will be expected to work from the Town Council Building on Cleator Moor Square.  The Council meets in the evening, normally on the second Tuesday of each month, with other meetings being called as required. Formal training will be available.

    For an informal discussion, and an application form and job description, please contact the Clerk to the Council, Mrs Helen Gilmour, on 01946 810242 or email 
    Interviews will be held on Monday 1st April 2019.  Applications complete with short covering letter, should be sent marked "Private and confidential" to the following address, or by e-mail as above, by no later than 25th March 2019:

    Mrs H Gilmour
    Cleator Moor Town Council
    Market Square
    Cleator Moor
    CA25 5AP