Clerk Vacancy – Job description (Updated)

The Whitehouse Community Council is seeking to appoint a highly motivated, self-starting and pro-active Parish Clerk, with the relevant experience and qualities to undertake the varied responsibilities of this key position.

The role is part-time and will require a flexible approach to working hours to fit in with the business of the Community Council.  The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate leadership, administrative, IT, financial and interpersonal skills.  They should have a good level of computer literacy, together with an ability to forge strong partnerships within the community and business sectors.

The successful candidate will manage the Community Council’s statutory requirements in accordance with best practice and ensure the effective implementation of Community Council decisions and adhere to the duties of the responsible Financial Officer.  The successful
candidate should have sound knowledge of current local government legislation and governance along with experience of working with Council members and its Committees.  Ideally, candidates will hold a Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA) or be prepared to achieve this within two years.

For more information, please reach out to Cllr Eileen Card at and review the attached Job Description document. Community Clerk JD and PS – February 2021 – Final

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