Parish Clerk Vacancy

Vacancy for the Clerk of the Bar Hill Parish Council


Please provide your CV and a short cover letter that tells us the reason you applied for this role and what in part makes you think you are the best person for the job.


Pay rate: £24,982 to £28,672 subject to qualifications and experience

Weekly Hours: 37 Hours

Hours of work: 9AM-5PM – Including two evening meetings a month each lasting approximately 3 hours.

Qualifications: Demonstrates strong administrative experience, CiLCA qualification (or to be willing to work towards the qualification)

Length of Contract: Permanent


Main duties of the job:

Ensure that the Council conducts its business lawfully

Administer all the Council’s paperwork

Ensure that meeting papers are properly prepared, issued to members and ensure the public is aware of meetings

Communicate the Council’s decisions.

Organise and manage the provision of the Council services.

Organise and oversee the implementation of projects.

Manage and lead the staff

Communicate and promote the Council services and facilities

Keep property registers and other legal documents

Holiday entitlement: 22 days increasing to 25 days after 5 years of continuous service, plus 2 extra statutory days plus 8 public holidays.

Place of work: Bar Hill Parish Council Office – Flexible working is an option.

Closing Date: 5pm on Monday January 24th.

If you have not heard within 21 days of submitting your application for this vacancy you should assume that you have not been shortlisted.

We will hold your application for a period of 6 months, after this your CV will be destroyed. Please note you will be required to show documentary proof of any qualifications you may claim to hold if you are offered an interview. Completed application forms should be received before 5.00 pm on 15th November via email to: