Job Advertisement – Town Clerk

Northleach with Eastington Town Council – Clerk Vacancy

We are seeking an organised and community aware person to be responsible for the day to day management of the Town Council in this small historic Cotswold market town. You will be accountable for all relevant statutory duties as well as meeting the objectives set by the Council. The position is for 23 hours per week and based upon NJC pay scales for SCP 25 to 27 (£14.92 to £15.81 per hour in 2019-2020) depending on qualifications and experience, plus Local Government Pension Scheme.

The ideal candidate will be a CILCA qualified Clerk, although consideration will be given to applicants who can demonstrate relevant experience and who are willing to work towards the CILCA qualification. The successful candidate must have good leadership and interpersonal skills in order to guide the council in its decision-making process and demonstrate the ability to manage and develop a small team of council staff. Core duties will include preparing agendas and reports, taking minutes, managing staff and maintaining financial records, including VAT returns.

The job description and application pack can be downloaded from: For more information and an informal chat, please contact the Chairman Rob Platts at Closing date for applications: 5pm Friday 1st May 2020 Interviews will be held during the week commencing: 11th May 2020

NWETC – Clerk advert – April 2020
NWETC Town Clerk Application Form