Hertfordshire Association of Parish and Town Councils

Hertfordshire Association of Parish and Town Councils

Carina Helmn

County Officer: Carina Helmn
Kimpton Memorial Hall, Hall
Lane, Kimpton, Hertfordshire

Tel: 07956 590094

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Hertingfordbury Parish Council

Parish Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer

Applications are invited for the role of Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to Hertingfordbury Parish Council.

The successful applicant will be responsible for the day to day management of the Council's business and will also be the Responsible Financial Officer. You will need to be enthusiastic and flexible with excellent administrative, inter-personal, accounting and IT skills.

The post is 30 hours per month and involves working from home and storing relevant Council records. The successful applicant will be expected to prepare for and attend meetings of the Parish Council which typically take place on the second Wednesday evening of each month, as well as the occasional ad-hoc daytime/evening meeting where the Council would require the Clerk to attend.

An hourly rate in accordance with nationally agreed conditions is payable and will depend on ability and experience. A detailed job description is available.

Applications should be emailed to: hertingfordburyparishclerk@outlook.com

Closing date: 30th April


Essendon Parish Council is looking to appoint a Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to undertake the administrative duties of the Parish Council.

Essendon is a small rural parish in Hertfordshire. It is an attractive and friendly village with a strong community spirit. The Parish Council is made up of 6 Members. The post is part-time, up to 7 hours per week, working from home. Salary will be in accordance with the NJC LC1 scale starting at spinal point 18 at £10.16 per hour.

The ideal candidate must have good administrative, financial, IT and communications skills. Duties will include attendance at meetings, preparing agendas, taking minutes and dealing with all correspondence and implementing council decisions. The Job Description includes a fuller list of the duties the successful candidate will be required to discharge and can be viewed on the Council's webpage at https://www.essendonpc.org.uk

The website also includes the Person Spec for the post holder and an application form (CVs will not be accepted). Applications should by emailed to essendonparishcouncil@gmail.com or posted to:-

The Chairman, Essendon Parish Council
c/o Essendon Village Hall
School Lane
Hatfield AL9 6 HD

The post is available from April 2019 although the current post holder is happy to support a handover period until the end of May 2019 if required.

The closing date for applications is 5pm Friday 29 March 2019 with interviews in the week of the 8 April 2019.

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