Assistant Clerk (Assistant Local Government Officer)

The Parish Council are seeking a new Assistant Clerk to provide administrative support to the Parish Council and Parish Clerk.

The key duties include:

  • Assisting the Parish Clerk in ensuring that the Parish Council operates in an efficient, cost-effective and legal manner.
  • Assisting the Parish Clerk in administering the Parish Council’s finances.
  • Assisting the Parish Clerk in ensuring a good relationship is maintained with Parishioners.

The successful applicant will need to offer good written and verbal communication skills, IT skills and must be able to work independently. You will also need the aptitude to learn the Parish Council’s policies and systems.

Location: Parish Office, Kings Worthy Community Centre.

Hours: 20 hours per week worked over a minimum of 3 days (attendance of some evening meetings will be required).

Holiday: 21 days + all public holidays (pro-rata)

Salary: £9.74 - £10.41 an hour; paid monthly.

Applications should be submitted by Monday 18th March 2019.

Interviews will be taking place between 26 – 28 March 2019

The successful candidate would need to start in April 2019.


Assistant Clerk Job Description (Draft)

Please note this job description is awaiting confirmation and is subject to change.

Job Application Form 2019