Ian Rawlinson (Chair);
Sam Alston (Vice Chair);
BOSLEY PARISH COUNCIL
BOSLEY, Nr. MACCLESFIELD, CHESHIRE
VACANCY FOR CLERK AND RESPONSIBLE FINANCIAL OFFICER
2 HOURS PER WEEK, SALARY IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL COUNCIL RATES
Bosley Parish Council is seeking a community minded person with competent IT skills and who has good organisational, communication and administrative skills, for the part-time post of Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.
The post is 2 hours per week (worked flexibly from home) and the salary is based upon the National Association of Local Councils’ salary scale.
The Clerk is the official point of contact for the Council and is responsible for carrying out the Council’s instructions, dealing with all correspondence and as the Council’s “Responsible Financial Officer”, you will manage the council’s finances (basic accounts and PAYE responsibilities (training available)).
The routine business comprises (i) preparing agendas for the Council meetings, held in the evening approx. every 6-8 weeks (ii) attending the meetings and taking minutes (iii) keeping accounts and preparing annual accounts for the Council; (iv) liaising with other organisations as required by the Council, and (v) general administrative duties as required.
Although by no means essential, it would be useful for candidates to have knowledge of local government legislation, but more importantly a desire to get involved in village life & help to improve facilities/services for the local community.
Full training is available.
For an informal chat, please contact Sam Alston, on 07768 176306 or any other member of the Parish Council.
Applications should be made by way of a letter which highlights candidates’ key skills/experience and attributes. Applications should be sent by e-mail to
Chairman 01260 226358
Vice-Chair 01260 226340
Borough Councillor (Mrs Lesley Smetham) 01625 426173
Next Parish Council Meeting Wed 10th January 2018, 7:30pm at the Methodist Chapel Meeting Room, Tunstall Road.
These meetings are open to all - so please feel free to come along