Vacancy at Starston Parish Council

Due to our current Clerk moving to become the Town Clerk for Redenhall with Harleston Town Council, there is a part time, home based position available 20 hours per month, with some evening work required (6 Parish Council meetings and 1 Annual Parish meeting per year). Full details of role are on the Parish Council section of the village website.

Applicants should have sound IT skills. They will also need experience in financial budgeting, be able to prepare an agenda for meetings and take accurate minutes. They will be required to maintain and update the Parish Council/Neighbourhood Plan section of the village website and follow up on actions on behalf of the Parish Council.

Applicants will need to be self-motivated, with good attention to detail and have good communication skills.

CilCA qualification and previous experience is preferred but is not essential, as training could be provided.  However, the individual must be committed to undertake the training if they are not already qualified as the role carries legal responsibilities within Local Government.

Salary is negotiable and will be paid in accordance with experience and qualifications. The SCP 15-19 range is £12.24 - £13.24 per hour.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact the current Parish Clerk, Clare Crane on 01379 608590 or email

Formal applications including a current C.V and covering letter should be sent to Councillor Ann Leitch Chair of Starston Parish Council

Closing date for applications is noon on Monday 8th March 2021

01603 857004