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Markfield PC - Clerk vacancy

Recruitment of Parish Clerk (RFO & Proper Officer)

Salary Scale: SCP 24-28 (£31,099 - £34,723), depending upon experience and qualifications, plus 12% employer contribution to NEST pension.

Part time – 30 hours per week (some evening and weekend hours will be required). Markfield Parish Council is an ambitious forward-looking Council which has embraced a number of opportunities in recent years, as well as overcoming associated challenges. The Council is now looking for the right person to build on previous successes and to take the Council forward.

Closing date for the receipt of applications: 5pm on Monday 12th June 2023.

Interviews: Week commencing 19th June 2023.

For an informal discussion about the post contact Lorraine Davies, Parish Clerk, at Markfield Parish Council. Telephone 01530 245933 or email

Markfield Parish Council is committed to equal opportunities and actively welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

Oakham TC - Clerk vacancy

Hours: Part-time – 25-30 hours per week. Salary: Between £32,909 – £39,493 per annum pro-rata, depending on experience and qualifications.

If you have a genuine interest in helping our forward thinking and energetic Council develop and deliver timely, quality and innovative services to the local community, this post is ideal for you.

You will ensure that all legal, statutory, financial and other governing provisions relating to the Council are observed, all Council meetings are properly administered, and decisions effectively implemented all whilst developing healthy working partnerships. Ideally qualified with or willing to obtain CiLCA – the Certificate in Local Council Administration. You should be highly motivated, enthusiastic and community focused. You should have sound leadership, communication, financial and organisational skills.

We offer excellent nationally based terms and conditions of employment for this post which will involve working some evenings as required.

The job description, person specification and application form can be obtained from the Deputy Clerk by emailing

Closing date for applications: Monday 5th June 2023 – 5pm to the Deputy Clerk by emailing or addressed to Oakham Town Council, ROL House, Long Row, Oakham, Rutland LE15 6LN

Oakham Town Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Kirby Muxloe PC - Clerical Assistant/Assistant Clerk vacancy

Kirby Muxloe Parish Council are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and reliable person to provide administration and clerical support to the Parish Clerk to ensure efficient operation of the Council.

The salary for this part time position (15 hours per week - negotiable) is £11.63 - £13.95 per hour (Salary Scale LC1 7 - 17)

Please contact the Parish Clerk on 0116 2386408 or email for further details.

Osgathorpe PC - Locum Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer

Osgathorpe Parish Council is looking to recruit a locum Clerk for between four and six months commencing in June 2023. The position is home based for a typical average of 4 hours per week. Parish Council meetings are held every other month with the next one scheduled for 10th July. Salary is negotiable.

Osgathorpe is a small village. The Clerk's duties primarily relate to; managing correspondence and ensuring the Council remains compliant with its statutory responsibilities. The Clerk's position is currently vacant and the Council intends recruiting for a replacement.

For further information, please contact Andrew Bate, the Chairman on 07740 563207 or

Earl Shilton TC - Deputy Clerk vacancy

Earl Shilton TC is looking to appoint a Deputy Clerk with relevant qualifications and experience to work a full 37 hour week.

Contact the Clerk, Mark Jackson for a full application pack at or 01455 843386.

Closing date for applications will be Friday 30 June 2023 (midday).

Claybrooke Parva PC - Clerk vacancy

Claybrooke Parva Parish Council is an active Council that seeks a motivated, enthusiastic person to take on the post of Clerk to the Council and Responsible Financial Officer (RFO).

The post is part time, 3-hours per week. Working mainly from home, the hours of work are flexible except for attendance at meetings. Salary will be based on the National Association of Local Councils pay scale and is dependent upon qualifications and experience.

The application form, job specification and person specification are available from:

Claybrooke Parva Parish Council.

Please call 07598 433153.

Closing date for applications 30th June 2023

Last updated: Tue, 30 May 2023 10:08