Keevil Parish Council


Keevil Parish Council is looking to appoint a part time Parish Clerk/ Responsible Finance Officer.

Overall Responsibilities

The clerk to the parish council will be the Proper Officer of the council and as such is under a statutory duty to carry out all the functions, and in particular to serve or issue all the notifications required by law of a local authority’s Proper Officer.

Other duties will include the preparation of agenda papers, taking minutes, dealing with correspondence, liaising with contractors, and preparing budgets and financial accounts.

The Parish Council is the first tier of local government, sitting below the Wiltshire Council and is responsible for the maintenance of the village’s footpaths, playing field, whilst commenting on local planning applications and many other matters.

Hours: Part time, permanent – 5 hours per week (including bi-monthly meetings).

Salary based on NJC Scales and is dependent upon experience and qualifications.


Word and Excel experience is essential; Book Keeping and previous local government experience advantageous. 

CiLCA qualified preferred (or training support towards the qualification will be provided.).

Applications and CV should be submitted to Richard Mills (Clerk) at by midnight on 21st February 2020.