Clerk Vacancy for North Newnton Parish Council

North Newnton Parish Council

North Newnton  Parish Council is recruiting for a Parish Clerk (Proper Officer and Financial Responsible Officer)


Job Title: Parish Clerk

Organisation: North Newnton Parish Council

Salary:  £ 23,890*(pro-rata) *National Pay award pending plus £26 per month home working. Part -time post 7 hrs. per week.

Application Deadline:  11th February 2022

County: Wiltshire

Email:  (informal info) and/or Chair Marcus Stoneham

Phone: Clerk 07979 866387


North Newnton  Parish Council is looking to appoint a motivated person to support its Parish Councillors serving a rural parish of the Villages of Bottlesford, Hilcott and North Newnton.  The successful candidate will have good interpersonal skills, communication and administration skills.  The successful candidate will have experience of financial management and administration.  Core duties will include preparing agendas, taking minutes, maintaining financial records and preparing monthly bank reconciliations, including VAT returns, management of the Website, supporting project work, undertaking emails and correspondence on behalf of the Council and acting as first contact for Parishioners.  Applicants who can demonstrate relevant experience and who would be willing to work towards the CiLCA especially welcome.  This is a part-time position with 7 hours per week, including one evening per month (Mondays) to attend Council meetings.  Candidates will work predominantly from home with attendance at  venues within the Parish/Adjacent Parish  for Council meetings.

Applications (accompanying letter and short CV) should be sent to

by 11th February 2022.

Interviews are likely to be held on week commencing 14th February 2022