Kings Hill Parish Council

Kings Hill Parish Council is seeking an enthusiastic person to work with the Deputy Clerk to assist the Clerk with all aspects of Council administration. Working in a small team, the Assistant Clerk will need to be competent in a range of administrative practices and committee procedures to support the work of the Council. You must also be flexible with good IT and customer care skills. Previous committee experience is essential, preferably within local government.

The position is part-time and permanent including attendance at up to three evenings meeting per month. A full job description is available on or contact the Clerk if you wish to discuss the role. Salary range is between SCP 9 -SCP 11 (Pro Rata) £20,344 - £21,116

If you are interested in applying, please download an application form from the website and send with a covering letter, preferably by email to the Clerk, Kings Hill Parish Council, at or post: 70 Gibson Drive, Kings Hill, West Malling, Kent ME19 4LG before the closing date of 9am on 29th March 2019. Interviews are planned for the week commencing the 1st April 2019


Seal Parish Council 

Due to the retirement of their present long-standing Clerk, the Council are looking to appoint a new Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer 21 hours per week (times to be agreed). Preferably home based. The ideal candidate will have previous experience in local government or in a clerk/assistant clerk role (training would be available to reach the necessary qualifications). Essential attributes include good IT capabilities, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, organisational, administrative and financial skills, a desire to get involved in the community and the ability to be flexible and work on their own initiative. For a suitable candidate the starting salary will be dependent on experience and qualifications (pro rata on the new SPC18-22 scale) and reviewable after one year of satisfactory service. Please send your CV and supporting statement by email to A full job description can be found on our website.

The closing date for applications is 30th March 2019. 

Marden Parish Council

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Deputy Clerk.  20 hours per week (Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays).  Some evening work and flexibility is required.  Salary Range from NJC SCP 9 £20,344 to NJC SCP 12 £21,589 (based on a full time post of 37 hours) - Hourly rate is £10.57 to £11.22. Pension Scheme is available. 

Marden Parish Council is looking to provide you with an opportunity to develop a rewarding professional career in the most important tier of local government.

The post holder will be expected to carry out duties relating to the work of Marden Parish Council and to deputise for the Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer (RFO) in her absence. The Deputy Clerk (acting as the Clerk) is under a statutory duty to carry out all the proper functions, and in particular to serve or issue notifications required by law of a local authority’s Proper Officer.

The job is office based and the successful candidate, if not already held, would be expected to work towards obtaining the Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA) once they have completed the initial six month probation period.

Please contact Ali Hooker, via phone or email if you would like to know more about the Parish Council, the position or to obtain an application pack. A pack is also available from the Parish Council website at

The closing date for return of applications is 5pm on 29th March 2019 with interviews to be held between 8th and 18th April 2019.

Ali Hooker, Clerk to Marden Parish Council, Parish Office, Goudhurst Road, Marden Kent TN12 9JX.

01622 832305 / 07376 287981 /

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