Appointment of Clerk to Batchworth Community Council

Salary Band: £27,358 - £30,756 pro-rata (within NJC SCP 30-34)

Part-time: 22½ hours per week including attend evening meetings

If you have a genuine interest in helping our forward thinking and energetic new Council develop and deliver timely, quality and innovative services to the local community then this post is ideal.

You will ensure that all legal, statutory, financial and other governing provisions relating to the Council are observed, all Council meetings are properly administered and decisions effectively implemented whilst developing healthy working partnerships with key local and national bodies.

We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and community focused individual who will bring sound administrative and good management skills. In return we offer flexibility in hours and excellent nationally based terms and conditions of employment. Training appropriate to the role will be provided.

To apply: Please email your CV and Supporting Statement (with Appointment of Clerk to BCC in the email subject line) to

The closing date for the receipt of applications is Sunday, 16 September 2018 (midnight).

Interviews will take place on week commencing 24 September 2018.

Further information:

  1. Application info
  2. Background-info
  3. Job Description
  4. Person Specification
  5. Batchworth Parish Council map (pdf)

For an informal discussion, please contact Mike Kennedy (Locum Clerk) on 01923 590201

Please note, due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to inform all applicants as to whether they have been shortlisted for interview. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.