Salary relative to experience in accordance with Local Authority Scale LC2 pro-rata – Part-time (18 hours per week)

If you have a genuine interest in helping our forward thinking and energetic Council develop and deliver timely, quality, and innovative services to the local community, 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 regional bodies.

The ideal candidate will hold the Certificate in Local Council Administration (or be willing to obtain this within 12 months)

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual, who will bring sound administrative, financial, and organisational skills.

This home-based post requires some flexibility in hours, attending evening meetings and an ability to work with minimal supervision and meet strict deadlines.

For an informal discussion about the role please call Steve Stuart on 07999 777 345 or email

Recruitment Documents: 

Recruitment Handout

Clerk RFO job description

Clerk RFO person specification

Application Form (PDF)

Application Form (MS Word)

Equalities Monitoring Form (PDF)

Equalities Monitoring Form (MS Word)

Applications close at noon on Monday 14th August 2023

Water Orton Parish Council is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.