Cumbria Association of Local Councils

Parish Council Jobs

  • Kingmoor Parish Council seeks a confident person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk to the Parish Council from 1st July 2015. 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 8 per week and the salary is in accordance with nationally agreed scales. 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 on the third Thursday bi-monthly, with other meetings being called as required. Formal training and plenty of help and advice will be available. For an informal discussion and copy of the job description please contact the Chairman, Rob Graham on 07904959793. Applicant should send their CV to Rob Graham at East Farm House, Cargo, Carlisle, CA6 4AW.


  • Heversham Parish Council is currently seeking a self-motivated, confident person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer to the Parish Council.  The Clerk is responsible for managing the Council's day to day business, providing advice, and implementing decisions.  The role includes producing agendas and minutes, book keeping and correspondence.  Applicants will need to be computer literate.  Mainly working from home, the hours are 5 per week, including some evenings.  For more details contact Jacky Davidson, Clerk, T : 015395 61699, or E : heversham@ketch240.wanadoo.co.uk.  The closing date is 1st July 2015.

  • Helsington Parish Council is currently seeking a self-motivated, confident person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer to the Parish Council.  This is a part-time role which consists mainly of working from home with attendance at Parish Council Meetings approximately every two months. On average the post requires 5 hours work per week.  Salary will be in accordance with national guidelines.  For more details contact Jacky Davidson, Clerk, T : 015395 61699, or E : helsington@ketch240.wanadoo.co.uk.

  • Langwathby Parish Council require a Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.

    The Clerk of Langwathby Parish Council plays a vital role in the life of this vibrant and friendly Parish, and as such the Council are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to support and work with us and members of our community.

    The successful candidate will have excellent administrative, organisational, financial and IT abilities, together with excellent interpersonal skills.

    Candidates should be experienced in a similar role and be willing to attend relevant training courses. The salary offered will be based on the NJC pay scales for part-time clerks - LC2.  The contracted hours will be approx. 4 hours per week. The Council meet every 8 weeks on a Thursday evening (7 meetings per annum including the Annual Parish Meeting) plus additional occasional Council meetings held on an ad-hoc basis.

    For further information or an informal chat contact Sarah Fairlamb, Parish Clerk: langwathbypc@hotmail.co.uk / Tel: 01768 889181

    Please send CV with covering letter explaining how your experience and knowledge will fit the role to 7 Low Farm, Langwathby, CA10 1NH.

    Deadline for applications:  20 August 2015.



  • Egton Newland Mansrigg and Osmotherley require a new clerk 1/2 hours per week as soon as possible.  Please contact Jo Hannigan, Parish Clerk, Email: enmoparishcouncil@hotmail.com for further details.

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