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Covering the villages of Wilsden and Harecroft

PARISH CLERK AND RESPONSIBLE FINANCIAL OFFICER

Wilsden Parish Council is looking for a highly motivated individual to become its next Clerk to the Council. The role will also include being the Council’s Responsible Financial Officer. The vacancy has arisen because the current postholder has been appointed to a fulltime position with another local council.

The role involves advising the parish council, administration, accounts, attendance at meetings and supervision of the Parish Council’s Assistant Clerk.

Experience of local government or parish council work will be an advantage, as will experience of monitoring budgets and preparing financial statements. Good computer skills are essential.

The job will be based at Wilsden Village Hall, Townfield, Wilsden, BD15 0HT and will require some evening and very occasional week end working.

This permanent role is for 14 hours per week and is paid on the NJC scale of 18-25, currently £17,891-£22,434 (pro rata), depending on qualifications and experience. A workplace pension is provided.

Candidates will be expected to hold Cilca or be prepared to study for the qualification and obtain it within two years.

Application packs and supporting information is available from the Chair of the Council, Peter Ketley, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The closing date for applications is  Friday 4th November 2016. Interviews will be held week commencing  Monday 14th November 2016.

WILSDEN PARISH COUNCIL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER AND WELCOMES APPLICATIONS FROM ALL SECTIONS OF THE COMMUNITY

PLEASE ADVISE IF YOU NEED ANY REASONABLE ADJUSTMENTS FOR ANY PART OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS