Lowick Parish Council seeks a self-motivated, confident person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk to the Parish Council from 8 July 2020. The Clerk is responsible for managing the Council’s day to day business, providing advice, and implementing decisions. The Clerk is also the councils Responsible Financial Officer.
Applicants will need to be IT literate (including familiarity with the Internet, use of Microsoft Office, data security and back up and regard to privacy implications of GDPR) , 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 expected to average about one hour per week plus about four hours every two months to prepare, attend, make notes and execute actions from bi-monthly council meetings.
The salary will be 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, normally on the third Thursday of every other month, with other meetings being called as required. Formal training and plenty of help and advice will be available.
How to apply
Applications, including your CV if you have one prepared, should be sent to Cllr Graham Sanderson. Please mark as “Private and confidential”.
Closing date: 28 June 2020