Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council


Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council is seeking a full time Town Clerk/RFO to serve this historic, unique and nationally recognised Town. The successful candidate will help to shape the future of the Council in its forward-thinking strategic developments and delivery of public services to our community of now more than 13,000 residents and lead a team of 18 staff members in delivering public services.

Proactive, motivated, and with experience gained through local government at Town or Parish Council level.   The ideal candidate will also be commercially-minded with experience in business as well as in local government, CILCA qualified with a track record of collaborative working with elected members in delivering their vision. As the Responsible Financial Officer, the successful candidate will manage a budget of approximately £1m.


  • Location – Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire
  • Permanent position with 6 months probationary period
  • Hours - 37 hours per week, with regular evening and occasional weekend working
  • Salary Scale [LC4 ) depending on skills, experience and qualifications.

Email: for an application pack. Closing date 26th October 2020. Covid-19 Regulations compliant first round Interviews week commencing 9th November 2020


Upper Deverills Parish Council

Vacancy for Parish Clerk

Upper Deverills Parish Council wishes to appoint a Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.

This is a part time position, approximately 20 hours a month, working primarily from home. The Parish Council will supply a laptop for Council work.

The applicant should have good computer, administrative and communication skills and should be competent in bookkeeping. Local authority experience would be an advantage, but training is available.

The salary will be based on NJC pay scales plus agreed expenses.

If you would like an informal chat about the post, please call the Chair on 01985 844884 or email or the current Clerk on 01985 844385.

Full information about the Parish Council is available on the website:

For an application pack please email the Clerk: