There are currently 3 jobs advertised


Parish Clerk – Leigh Parish Council

Applications are invited for the role of Parish Clerk to Leigh Parish Council. 

The job will entail working from home and attending bi-monthly Parish Council meetings. 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 Responsible Finance Officer over a small budget.



We are looking for an enthusiastic and self motivated person with good inter-personal, verbal, written and IT skills. Ideally with experience, although a handover and training will be provided.

Salary Scale  LC2 point 15. Pro rata £8.83 per hour

The post is initially 4 hours per week – working from home




Closing date for applications is the 25th March.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a copy of your CV with a covering letter to the Chair of Parish Council

Informal enquiries may be made to Sandra Scutt 01935873189








Parish Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer – Puddletown Area Parish Council








A Clerk is required for Puddletown Area Parish Council, working from home for 40 hours a month. The job gives flexibility as to when the hours are worked with attendance at a monthly meeting in either Puddletown or Tolpuddle.


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. A copy of the job description is available at

We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated person with good interpersonal, verbal, written and IT skills, ideally with some experience, although a full handover will be given by the current Acting Clerk. Salary is on the scale recommended for local council clerks (as agreed between the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) and the Society of Local Council Clerks (SLCC) ) depending on experience. 

For more information please contact Shirley Langdon, acting Clerk on 01305 848307 or by email to

Please apply with a copy of your CV and covering letter to Shirley Langdon by email to by 31 March 2018




Excellent administrative skills required, a background in local government  and/or clerking experience an advantage.
Tasks include agenda setting, minute taking, general administration, finance and correspondence.
Attendance at one meeting per quarter required, plus home working as necessary.
Hours vary, approx. 8-10 per month, salary £9-£10 per hour

For further information email:



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