Job Vacancy – Locum Clerk


Locum Parish Clerk/Proper Officer/Responsible Financial Officer Vacancy

Full-time (37 hours per week) preferred however applications from those interested in part-time work would be considered

Maternity cover – up to 12 months

Salary – New SCP 37 

Illogan Parish Council seeks a Locum Parish Clerk/Proper Officer/Responsible Financial Officer.  Work will be from the Council Office on Tolvaddon Business Park, two evening meetings a month in Penwartha Hall, plus others as necessary held in either the Office or the Hall.

The Parish of Illogan is situated between the towns of Camborne and Redruth with Pool to the South and the dramatic Cornish Coast to the North.  The Council’s precept for 2019/2020 is £220,032.00.  The Parish has a made Neighbourhood Development Plan.  Some of the Council’s current projects include the refurbishment of the facilities at Illogan Park; organising an event to celebrate the refurbishments at Illogan Park; and managing and maintaining Manningham Wood.  The Parish Council consists of 14 Councillors, the Parish Clerk and the Administration Assistant.  The Council also utilises the services of regular and one-off contractors.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons.  The Locum Parish Clerk will be responsible for the administration of the business and finances of the Council.  As the post is for maternity cover, applicants must potentially be able to start with limited notice and will need to hit the ground running.

Closing date for applications is Friday 13th September 2019.

Interviews will be held on Friday 4th October 2019.

TO APPLY, PLEASE VISIT click on the links below and return the Application Form and Application Monitoring Form:

Covering Letter

Job Description

Person Specification

Information about the Organisation

Application Form

Application Monitoring Form 



Telephone:  01209 711433

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