Job vacancy: Hughenden Parish Council
Hughenden Parish Council is looking for a deputy clerk to join their team.
Job title: Deputy clerk
Organisation: Hughenden Parish Council
Salary: £28,672 - £31,346
Application deadline: 30 April 2021
Phone number: 07739 464 691 / 01494 715 296
Hughenden Parish is set in the heart of the Chilterns, with over 9,000 residents across eight villages. The council was an early adopter of devolved services and has direct responsibility for two playgrounds, open spaces, woodland, eight allotment sites and a garden of rest.
They are seeking to appoint a deputy clerk who can be proactive, innovative and effective to join this small and ambitious team. The successful candidate will be working at the heart of the parish council and will be supporting, working with and deputising for the parish clerk as well as enjoying specific responsibility for the delivery of parishioner facing services.
The postholder will ideally have previous experience in local government, allotment management and burial ground administration.
You may already be a practising clerk or deputy clerk looking for a more challenging role and your experience will support the council as we work on achieving the various stages within the Local Council Award Scheme.
Applications are invited by completing the application form available on the parish council website, which should be sent to the parish clerk, Mrs Melinda Woof at .
Prospective candidates are welcome to call on 07739 464 691 to discuss the post or seek additional information, including the job description and person specification, prior to submitting an application.