Lower Peover is a great place to live. It is uniquely placed in two unitary Authorities of Cheshire East and Cheshire West and Chester. It has approximately 450 residents on the electoral register in around 250 houses.
The Parish Clerk will coordinate and oversee a wide range of Council activities such as planning monthly meetings, minute taking, recording financial transactions, receiving details of planning applications, compiling the end of year accounts as well as monthly finance reports and bank reconciliation. The role also includes administration of the Parish Council Facebook site and web site.
The post is part time amounting to 20 hours per month but some months the hours may be more.
The salary will be on the NALC Salary Scale, SCP 13-17.
The clerk will work from his or her home, be the primary point of contact for the Council and working with the councillors will set agendas for the council meetings of which there are six per annum. Normally evening meetings take place at Lower Peover Primary School. The Clerk would be expected to attend these meetings.
Computer skills are essential to achieve the varied communications required by a forward-looking local council. A knowledge of local council procedures would be desirable but not essential.
Applications should be made in writing to the Chair of Lower Peover Parish Council, Cllr Alison Painter, before the closing date of 11th November 2019, with your CV and a covering letter highlighting any relevant qualifications, experience and or interests which you feel would make you right for this job.