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  • CLAIFE PARISH COUNCIL Clerk Vacancy.  Claife Parish Council seeks a self-motivated, organised person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk to the Parish Council from 1st May 2021. The Clerk is responsible for managing the Council's day to day business, providing advice to Council, and implementing decisions. The Clerk is also the council's Responsible Financial Officer. Applicants will need to be IT literate (including familiarity with use of websites, use of Microsoft Office, online meeting software; data security and back up and regard to privacy implications of GDPR) , able to prepare council agendas and record minutes, be familiar with bookkeeping and financial procedures and be able to correspond with external organisations on behalf of the Council. An experienced parish clerk who is looking to add a small extra role to their portfolio would be ideal, but all interested candidates are encouraged to apply. Working hours are expected to average about 3 hours per week plus about 6 hours every 6 weeks to prepare, attend, make notes and execute actions from council meetings held at a 6 week interval. The salary will be in accordance with nationally agreed scales. With the exception of meeting attendance, the post holder will be expected to work from home and will be provided with a laptop and printer. The Council meets in the evening, normally on a Tuesday, with occasional extraordinary meetings being called as required. Formal training and plenty of help and advice will be available. Full details of the position are available from the Acting Chair, Anne Brodie on 015394- 44720 or and also on our website at  Applications including CV should be sent to the above email by 23rd April 2021.

  • Shap Parish Council - Vacancies have arisen for the positions of Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer. Experience in office administration and a good local knowledge would be an advantage for the Clerk position. Experience in computerised accounts is essential for the position of RFO.Further training would be available. Hours, rates and details of the position on application to the Parish Council Chairman, Market Cross, Main Street, Shap. Email:  OR