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Earl Shilton TC - Head of Groundcare Staff vacancy (Full time)

Earl Shilton TC is looking to appoint a full time, (37 hours per week), Head of Groundcare Staff with relevant training and or professional qualifications plus experience to meet the demands of a busy Town that is growing in population.

The closing date for applications is Friday 23rd July 2021 (midday).

Uppingham TC - Clerk vacancy (Full time)

Uppingham is a small market town in Rutland with a thriving economic and social life.

Uppingham TC is looking for a dynamic and collaborative individual to serve the Council as it drives forward. You will be a self-starter, able to show initiative and to think on your feet. You will understand the functions of a Town Council.

For full details and how to apply go to

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon Monday 26th July 2021.

Kibworth Beauchamp PC/Kibworth Harcourt PC - Deputy Clerk vacancy (Part time)

Applications are invited for the post of Deputy Clerk to both the Kibworth Beauchamp and Kibworth Harcourt Parish Councils.

The Deputy Clerk will work closely with both Kibworth Parish Clerks on a self-scheduling basis. They will be able to work from home, however, they will also be required to work some set hours during the day at the Parish Office, located at Kibworth Grammar School Hall. Additionally, they will be expected to attend some meetings, particularly for the Joint Burial and Joint Recreation Boards, which are held in the evening about twelve times per year. The job entails working for 20 hours per week, spread across the five weekdays. A flexible approach may be required from time to time and will be negotiated with the Clerk. A dedicated laptop will be provided as well as access to a printer in the Parish Office.

Training will be offered. Salary will be based on The National Joint Council for Local Government 2020/21 pay scales 7-12, depending on experience and appropriate qualifications, which currently equates to £10.44 - £11.53 per hour. At certain times, when agreed overtime is required, this will be paid at the hourly rate. Previous experience in local council work, whilst not essential, would be advantageous.

Kibworth Beauchamp Parish Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Should you wish to find out more about this rewarding role, please phone the clerk on 07716 642077 or email for an application form.

The closing date for applications is 23 July 2021.

Lutterworth TC - Deputy Clerk vacancy (Full time)

Lutterworth Town Council serves a rural market town on the border of Leicestershire and Warwickshire. With an annual budget close to £425,000 and representing approximately 11,000 residents, it provides a wide range of services for the local community.

The Town Council is seeking to recruit a full time Deputy Clerk who will be responsible to the Town Clerk for the day-to-day management of several the council's services including payroll and finance. The successful applicant will be required to work in partnership with other statutory bodies and the general public to ensure that the Town Council is delivering excellence.

Salary, depending on experience, in the NJC Range 7 to 12 (£20,092 - £22,183). Membership of Local Government Pension Scheme. Holiday entitlement commensurate with role.

Candidates must submit a CV and completed application form to the Chair of the Staffing Committee. An application pack is available from the Town Council website;

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 2nd August 2021.

Quorn PC - Senior Administrative Assistant vacancy (Part time)

Quorn Parish Council is looking to recruit a part time Senior Administrative Assistant. The role is for 20 hours per week and this is an excellent opportunity to join but a small but busy team in a popular village.

Further details can be found in the attached recruitment pack.

Completed application forms should be returned by 5pm on Friday 6th August 2021.

Brixworth PC (Nottinghamshire) - Clerk vacancy (Full time)

Parish Clerk & Responsible Finance Officer.

£28,672 to £39,880 Salary Scale LC2/ LC3 (24 -36) starting salary dependant upon skills and experience. 37 hours per week. Attractive Pension Scheme.

Brixworth Parish Council is looking to recruit a proactive individual who is an excellent manager and ambassador to partner our elected members in delivering their priorities to the Community.

The successful candidate will have considerable administrative and organisational skills and may some experience of working within local government. You will need to be a good communicator, be able to work under pressure and possess the ability to deal with a wide range of people with both diplomacy and tact. Strong interpersonal skills are essential together with IT skills which should include the competent use of the Microsoft range of products.

If you want to take this opportunity to serve a vibrant local Council and also have the required organisational and administrative skills please apply using the application form available from our website at The Job Description and personal specification is also on the website.

The workplace is the Brixworth Community Centre & Library, Spratton Road, Brixworth.

Further information is available from Peter Rowbotham, Parish Clerk via email at or telephone 07983 141786.

The closing date for written applications is Friday 13th August 2021.

Twycross PC - Clerk vacancy (Part time)

43 hours per month (days/times flexible). (Approximately 10 hours per week plus an evening meeting bi monthly + Budget meeting in December)

NJC salary scale 8 - 18 (£10.65 – £12.64 per hour) (based on 20-21 scale - awaiting 21-22 scale) depending on experience.

Please contact for an information pack and application form.

The closing date for applications is Friday 30th July 2021.

Last updated: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 10:14