Job vacancy: Thame Town Council


Thame Town Council is looking for a town clerk to join their team.


Job title: Town clerk 

Organisation: Thame Town Council
Salary: £50,451
Application deadline: 9 August 2021 (9 am)
County: Oxfordshire
Email address: 
Phone number: 07745 693 428


Are you a strong leader; do you think strategically; have you built successful organisations; can you communicate well, delegate effectively, and make difficult decisions? Then why not join Thame Town Council? Thame is a high performing council in Oxfordshire, a pioneer in neighbourhood planning, and supports a vibrant high street, a strong community and voluntary sector and a wide range of events and festivals. They are now seeking a dynamic and proactive town clerk who can lead and support councillors and staff in taking us to the next level.

Having recently undertaken an organisational review, they now need to develop and implement a new vision and strategic plan for Thame, engaging across the community, in a diverse range of economic, environmental, and service delivery opportunities. As the town clerk, you will be expected to lead this project in addition to maintaining normal statutory duties and a high level of corporate governance. 

The successful candidate will lead a team of 17 staff and work closely with 16 councillors to deliver local services, whilst building relationships across all levels of local government, ensuring Thame has a voice across the region.

To obtain an information pack with full details of the role and an application form, please email . CVs will not be considered. Interviews will be held on 12 and 13 August 2021.

If you would like to discuss this position please contact the council’s HR advisor, James Corrigan, at Council HR & Governance Support on 07805 472 859.

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