* We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Clerk - please see details below *

Barrowby Parish Council is recruiting to the following vacancy:




NJC SCALE LC1 (SCP 7) £19,554 pro rata



This post is home based, for approximately 6 hours per week.  The post holder will assist the Clerk in providing efficient administrative support to the Council in the following areas:

·         Preparing agendas, attending meetings and writing minutes for the Council’s Sub-Committees.

·         Taking bookings for Council facilities.

·         Updating the Council’s notice boards and website.

The exact tasks to be assigned to this role are negotiable, based on the skills and expertise of the post holder. The Assistant Clerk will also provide cover during the Clerk’s annual leave.

The post holder must have:

·         Flexibility and ease of access to Barrowby, as the role will involve daytime and evening meetings held in the village. 

·         Administration experience, including a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office programmes.

·         Excellent oral and written communication skills.


This role would suit someone already experienced in local council administration, but full training will be provided to the right candidate.


The post is being offered on a temporary basis for six months from appointment, pending a staffing review.

For further details or an application form, please contact Mrs Becky Heyward, Clerk to Barrowby Parish Council by emailing

Closing date for applications is 14th June 2019.