There are currently 2 jobs advertised.

Vacancy for Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Office for Puddletown Area Parish Council. 

Please find details of the vacancy for Puddletown Area Parish Council here.


Vacancy for Parish Clerk and Financial Officer for Affpuddle and Turnerspuddle Parish Council.

A vacancy has arisen for a Clerk for the Affpuddle and Turnerspuddle Parish Council.   This position is for up to 8 hours a week, holiday pay included.   Working largely from home with flexibility as to when the hours are worked with attendance at a monthly meeting in Briantspuddle on the second Wednesday of each month. 

The successful applicant will be required to provide professional support and guidance in respect of all aspects of the Council’s work including acting as the Council’s Responsible Financial Officer.

We are looking for a self-motivated and enthusiastic person with good interpersonal, verbal, written and accounting skills.  IT expertise to include a thorough knowledge of Word, Excel, uploading information onto websites and internet skills.   Ideally with some experience, however, a full handover will be given by the current Acting Clerk.

Salary is on a National Salary Scale recommended for local council clerks as agreed between the National Association of Local Council (NALC) and the Society of Local Council Clerks (SLCC) dependent on experience.  Starting salary £10.16 per hour SCP Scale LC1.

A full job description can be found on the Parish Council tab of the community website and also here.

You can register your interest in the role by emailing your current CV to or for an informal chat call the Chairman, Sue Jones on 01929 471375.

 The closing date for applications is 1st May 2019



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