WARE TOWN COUNCIL
APPOINTMENT OF TOWN CLERK
Salary within grade LC4
(currently £53,131 – £59,901 p.a.)
(from 1 April 2019 – SCP 50 – 54 – £54,194 – £61,099 p.a.)
Full-time (37 hours per week)
Ware Town Council is a forward-thinking Council at the centre of a thriving local community, which is set to grow considerably over the next 20 years. The Council has just introduced significant changes to improve its governance and effectiveness. We are now seeking highly organised and committed applicants to undertake this key role which is responsible for all day-to-day organisation and management of the Council’s services, staff, facilities and finances. This is a demanding job and you will need vision, a high level of motivation, excellent leadership, management, administrative, inter-personal, accounting and IT skills in order to work successfully with staff, Councillors, external organisations, stakeholders and the community.
Ideally you should possess the CiLCA qualification and have a sound understanding of local authority organisation and management.
The post is full-time (37 hours per week) and some evening meeting attendance is required. We offer excellent nationally based terms and conditions of employment for this full-time post which involves evening and weekend attendance.
For an informal discussion feel free to contact our current Town Clerk, Jill Rowlinson on 01920 460316
Closing date for applications: 5pm Friday 25 January
Interviews week commencing 4 February
Ware Town Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.