PENRITH TOWN COUNCIL - 2 OFFICER VACANCIES The Council has 2 new part time vacancies supporting the Town Clerk and providing services to local residents. The ideal candidates will be pro-active and willing to play a major role in the management of the Council and work with partners to help deliver its aspirations.
This is an excellent career opportunity for individuals who wish to broaden their Local Council knowledge; the successful applicants will gain valuable professional experience working within an extremely proactive Town Council as it develops and grows.
Deputy Town Clerk
This key role will support the general administration of the Council with a specific lead in the management of its services and asset transfer from the principal authority.
Economic Development Officer
This essential role will support and encourage Penrith to become one of the most economically successful areas in the county. You will work with the Council team in the development and delivery of the Council's Strategic Priorities and support business, tourist and economic development, lead on community engagement with young people, events and sponsorship generation.
Hours: 18 Flexi hours per vacancy
Salary: Dependent on experience - 2014-16 NJC National Salary Award
LC3 SCP Ranges 39 to 42 - £33,857 to £36,571 based on a working week of 37 hours
Benefits: Local Government Pension Scheme and flexible working
Closing date: Tuesday 24 March 2016
Interview date: Tuesday 12 April 2016
If you are interested in applying a post, full details and an application form are available from:The Town Clerk, Penrith Town Council, Council Office, First Floor, St. Andrew's Place, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 7XX
Please do not send CVs as we will not consider these.
Assistant Town Clerk
Full time 37 hours per week
£19,742-£23,698 depending on experience.
Local government pension scheme.
Some evening working required. Time off given in lieu.
Workington Town Council is looking for an Assistant Town Clerk to join a growing team of dedicated staff improving the delivery of very local services in Workington. The work will involve assisting the Town Clerk in the management of meetings, updating websites and social media, researching and writing reports, liaising with councillors, the media, the town's Twinning Association, suppliers and the general public. Applicants should have experience of similar or related work, be computer literate and have a driving license. It would also be advantageous to have a working knowledge of French or German.
To download an application form and job description please go to www.workingtontowncouncil.gov.uk and follow the links.
Please note the council will not consider CVs for this post
Closing date for applications: Tuesday 12 April