Witton & Ridlington Parish Council

23 September 2021

Vacancy

Witton & Ridlington Parish Council

Witton and Ridlington Parish Council is looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated person to fill the role of Clerk to the Council and Responsible Financial Officer.


The successful candidate will be expected to:


  • Arrange, publicise and attend bi-monthly Parish Council meetings (held on the third Tuesday of the month January, March, May, July, September and November) and one Annual Parish Meeting including preparation of agendas and taking minutes of the meetings

  • Attend to administrative tasks including maintaining paper and electronic files and the Parish Council website, annual review of all parish policies, dealing with correspondence and      enquiries, and overseeing the maintenance of parish council assets

  • Manage and report the Parish Council's finances and prepare the accounts for annual audit

  • Advise and support seven Councillors

  • Liaise with District and County Councillors (and other organisations as needed)


Local Government experience and holding the Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA) is desirable but not essential. Support and training will be offered. The post is for 3 hours a week and is based from home, with meetings normally taking place at the Village Hall.


The salary will be paid in accordance with experience and in line with the National Joint Council Salary Scale rates and will range from SCP 14 (currently £12.00/hour) - SCP 17 (currently £12.73/hour).


For further information on the role please contact Parish Council Chairman Clive Stockton on 07818 038768 or Parish Clerk Catherine Moore on 01493 253041. The job description is available at www.wittonandridlingtonparishcouncil.co.uk


To apply, send your CV and covering letter of application to wittonandridlingtonpc@outlook.com or post to Jubilee Farm, Fleggburgh Road, Rollesby, Norfolk NR29 5HH.