Grafton Parish Council

Vacancy for a Parish Clerk.

Our Current Clerk is moving from the area and Grafton Parish Council is looking to fill this essential role by the Autumn. You would be joining a dynamic and young parish council and though small we have ambitious ideas. The Parish is circa 300 households spread across 5 villages.

The job needs a self-motivated, highly organised, innovative individual with good IT skills and a flexible approach to work who wants to be involved with the community and its development.  Integrity and impartiality are essential to the role.

The Parish Council meets alternate months and the Clerk will prepare meeting agendas and supporting papers, attend and provide advice at meetings, take minute and oversee the completion of actions.

The Clerk is also the Responsible Financial Officer (RFO) and involved in managing the Council’s finances and accountancy.

The role is part time, an average of 5 hours per week (fluctuating in line with workload), it is home based and access to personal computing/printing and a broadband/phone connection and some file storage space is required.

Remuneration is subject to skill level and experience. A job description and salary information is available on application.

For further information please contact the Clerk at