Job Role: Council Support Officer
Reports to: Clerk to the Council
Council: Stony Stratford Town Council
Start date: flexible
Working Hours: Part-time, 8 hours per week notionally Tuesday and Friday (office based/flexible)
Contract duration: New post, temporary six-month contract in the first instance until 30th May 2022
Salary: Spot Salary based on the NJC Payscales: LC1 Substantive Point 8 – £10.65 per hour
Stony Stratford Town Council is recognised as one of the most forward-thinking younger Councils in the country, delivering an expanding portfolio of services to the population that it serves. Applications are invited for this exciting and varied new position created for the Councils additional activities. It might suit someone who is at College or University interested in a career within the Public Sector.
Summary: monitoring Town Council assets and contracts. Customer services. Financial and Planning administration, Assisting with monthly and annual events. Support for the Town Clerk and Deputy Town Clerk on large projects. Supporting the Deputy Town Clerk in carrying out the duties and responsibilities of the Town Council.
The successful candidate will have to need to demonstrate good practical, organisational and communication skills, be willing to work outside and some evenings plus undergo relevant training.
A candidate pack (including the job description, person specification and application process) is available online here: https://www.stonystratford.gov.uk/news.
or from Stony Stratford Town Council, York House Centre, London Road, Stony Stratford MK11 1JQ (room 2.2). Tel: (01908) 566726 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications is: 1 pm on Wednesday 8th December 2021
Interviews are likely to be held in the week commencing Monday 13th December 2021 during the daytime