Parish Councillor vacancies

COULD YOU MAKE A DIFFERENCE?
WOULD YOU SPARE A FEW HOURS A WEEK TO HELP YOUR COMMUNITY?

Bar Hill Parish Council currently has several vacancies.

As a Parish Councillor you will

  • be a voice for the Community
  • assist with the management and maintenance of the Council’s assets (buildings, open spaces, play areas etc)
  • attend monthly meetings of the Full Council
  • serve on Committees/Working Parties to help decide what activities to support and on what to spend money locally
  • be a consultee eg planning applications, health services, transport, and a number of other National, County and District issues and policies
  • assist with fulfilling the Council’s statutory responsibilities

You will need lots of energy and enthusiasm, and have a genuine interest in the future of Bar Hill, with a desire and the commitment to make improvements for the benefit of our whole community.

You must be a British and/or commonwealth subject or European national or Ireland and attained the age of 18 years and

  1. on that day is and thereafter continues to be a local government elector for the area of the Authority; and/or
  2. has during the whole 12 months preceding that day occupied as owner or tenant any land or other premises in the area; and/or
  3. his or her principal or only place of work during that 12 months has been in the area; and/or
  4. during the whole 12 months has resided in that area; and/or
  5. during the whole 12 months has resided in the Parish or within 4.8km (3miles) of it
  6. free of either a criminal record or bankruptcy (see also Section 80 of the Local Government Act 1972 regarding disqualification)

Please contact the Parish Council office on 01954 780456 or email office@barhillpc.org.uk for further information and a pack by 9 December 2021

Expression of interest letters to be submitted by 13 December 2021 setting out your interest, skills and abilities to contribute to the role of the Council (approx.500 words)