Edlington Town Council

Serving the people of Edlington

Winding Wheel - Yorkshire Main Colliery

Clerk: Mr S Oldham
The Grainger Centre and
Council Offices, Stubbins
Hill, Edlington, Doncaster
DN12 1JN

Tel: 01709 770552

Vacancy - Town Clerk & RFO

Vacancy for Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

Edlington Town Council is an active Council that seeks a highly motivated, enthusiastic person to take on the post of Clerk to the Council and Responsible Financial Officer.

The post is full time, 37 hours per week. Working mainly from the Council offices, the hours of work are flexible except for attendance at meetings usually held on the second Tuesday of each month alternating between daytime and evening.

Salary in accordance with National Joint Council LC2 pay scale SCP 29-32 £35411 - £38296 per annum, dependent upon qualifications and experience.

Must be IT literate, able to use the Microsoft Office suite and computer equipment is supplied as well as managing the Town Council website and social media facebook page.

Duties will include: acting as advisor to the council which involves learning the relevant parish legislation, preparation of the agenda, minute taking, compilation of correspondence, filing and accounts in addition to being the Responsible Financial Officer to the council. In addition, the Clerk is responsible for the management and administration of the following functions that are exercised by the Council, Cemetery, Recreation ground, Allotment sites, Miners garden, Cenotaph garden and community woodland open space and associated staffing establishment of 8 employees.

Prior relevant experience is an advantage but training in all aspects of local government administration, leading to the Certificate in Local Council Administration qualification will be provided.

The application form, job description and person specification are set out below

Completed applications should be returned to the Town Clerk by email clerk@edlingtontowncouncil.gov.uk or call 01709 770552, for further information regarding the vacancy.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 10th February 2023. Shortlisted candidates will be notified by Friday 17th and interviews are scheduled to be held on Tuesday 28th February.

Posted: Wed, 11 Jan 2023 10:03 by Town Clerk

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