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  • Dacre Parish Council seeks a confident person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk to the Parish Council from 19th August 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, marked "Private and confidential", to the following address by no later than 28th July 2014 : Alison Love,The Old Tannery,8a Duke Street,Penrith,CA11 7LY

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