Job Vacancies



Algarkirk Parish Council require a Clerk/Responsible Finance Officer.

Salary scale (SCP 7-20) (£10.16-£13.15 per hour)

Closing date for applications 12 October. Interviews will be held early November with a view to commencing in post January 2020.

Algakirk Clerk vacancy



Fishtoft Parish Council require a Clerk/Responsible Finance Officer for 6 hours per week.

Closing date for applications, 16 November 2019. Interviews will be held early in December with a view to commencing in post January 2020.

Please see the attached job advert.. Fishtoft Clerk vacancy and apply by emailing your CV and a covering letter to Kathy Partridge at



METHERINGHAM PC  have a vacancy for ASSISTANT TO THE CLERK  to provide excellent facilities and services to the community.

We are looking to appoint a part time Assistant to the Clerk to carry out a varied programme of administrative and clerical duties supporting the Parish Clerk with the efficient and effective delivery of Parish Council Services. This may include dealing with members of the public, answering of the telephone, photocopying, filing, inputting data, together with assignments as directed by the Clerk. You must be able to work under pressure and to deadlines as and when required.

Metheringham Parish Council operate as a Local Access Point for which you would be the first point of contact.

Applicants should preferably have previous experience in administration and/or customer services, excellent written and verbal communication skills demonstrable social media skills and be able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.

The successful candidate will report to the Clerk and will need to be confident at standing in for the Clerk if necessary, training to achieve this will be given.

This would be a permanent position subject to a satisfactory probationary period.    Salary £9,765pa which is pensionable -Hours of work will be Monday to Friday 10.00am to 2.00pm.

Further information can be obtained by emailing the Clerk @ or alternatively you can call the Clerk on 01526 323100 for an informal discussion.

Please apply by emailing your CV and a covering letter to the Clerk at

Closing date for applications, Friday 20th September 2019. Interviews will be held week commencing 30th September 2019.



EDENHAM/GRIMSTHORPE PC – Vacancy for Parish Clerk/RFO

Edenham Parish Council is seeking a person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to the Parish Council. The post is part-time, working hours vary from week to week but average around 1.5 hour per week. Applicants should possess excellent administrative, organisational and IT skills as well as a flexible approach to working and be prepared to work from home. The position requires attendance at Parish Council Meetings held bi-monthly on the 2nd Tuesday at 7.30pm Edenham Village Hall.

Duties include: –

  • Overall administration of the Parish Council’s business – preparation of papers for Council Meetings, taking and production of accurate minutes, dealing with correspondence, monitoring Council’s policies and advising Councillors regarding legal and good practice requirements
  • Implementing Council decisions
  • Maintenance of accurate and up-to-date financial records of the Parish Council, placing orders, preparing invoices for payment, receiving and banking income
  • Preparation of the annual budget, completing the annual audit and liaising with Internal & External Auditors

The starting salary will be in the region of £9.77 per hour depending on experience and proportionate with the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) April 2019 pay scales, LC1 SCP5.For more information please contact the current Clerk. (see below) To apply for the position please send a letter with accompanying Curriculum Vitae by post or email.

Closing date for applications: 11th November 2019

Parish Clerk: Mr Larry Clayton    59 Stanley Street, Bourne Lincs. PE10 9BJ  tel no 01778 424705 – email edenham.pc@btinternet


Minimum of 18 hours per week
Salary £18,065 – £20,344 per annum (pro rata)  – (£9.39 – £10.57 per hour)

Nettleham Parish Council invites applications from suitably experienced persons for the position of Assistant Clerk  Advert – Assistant Parish Clerk – Sept 19
Full Details…. ….. please see the attached  19.09.01 – Job description – Assistant Clerk       19.09.01 – Person Specification – Assistant Clerk

Closing Date for application 30.09.19




We are sometimes asked by our neighbouring County Associations and other agencies to advertise vacancies, as we do have some clerks who are interested in taking on additional parishes and working ‘cross-border’.





BAINTON & ASHTON PC – VACANCY for a Parish Clerk 

Applications are invited for the position of Clerk to Bainton & Ashton Parish Council. The parish comprises the village of Bainton and hamlet of Ashton, at the northern edge of Peterborough City Council’s administrative area. Precept income for the year 2019/20 is £7,800.

The Clerk is an employee of the Council and working approximately 20 hours per month, with overtime as required. Pay is in accordance with current Salary Scale for Part Time Clerks, at a full-time equivalent starting point of £19,554, depending on qualifications and experience.

Closing date for applications is 30th September 2019.

Please contact the current Clerk for an application pack:                           Catherine Franks, by email at: