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General Category => General Cookham Discussions => Topic started by: Cookham Webmaster on December 13, 2017, 11:34:39 AM

Title: Parish Council Vacancy - Clerk & RF
Post by: Cookham Webmaster on December 13, 2017, 11:34:39 AM


SCP 30 - 34 26,822 - 30,153 pro rata (30 hours)

Applications are invited to fill the role of Clerk to the Council and Responsible Financial Officer. Working with elected Councillors, the Clerk plays a leading part in implementing policy, delivering local services & developing new projects.

The role involves dealing with local planning applications and managing community facilities including Cookham Cemetery, Allotments, Recreation Ground, Footpaths and Streetlighting.

Excellent communication skills are required for regular dealings with members of the public, local groups and organisations and liaison with the Borough Council. Applicants will need the ability to gain an extensive knowledge of local government law and finance, and the organisation of Council affairs.

Ideally you will hold, or be willing to undertake, the CILCA (Certificate in Local Council Administration) qualification. Proficient IT skills (preferably including experience of social media) are also required.

The hours of work are 8.30am 1.30pm Mon-Fri and Tuesday evenings. For further information and a job description please telephone 01628 522003

To apply please send a CV and handwritten covering letter to:
Mr Mark Hollands, Clerk to the Council, Cookham Parish Council, Council Offices, High Road, Cookham Rise, Berks SL6 9JF.

Closing date: 12:00 Friday 5th January 2018.