01256 702716 clerk@odiham.org.uk


(part-time 25 hours per week)

Job Description
Person Specification
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Odiham Parish Council is looking to fill a new part-time, Deputy Parish Clerk’s position starting on 1st April to work closely with a Parish Clerk and Admin Officer.

Based at the Parish Office in the beautiful, historic village of Odiham, this 25 hours per week post can be worked Monday to Friday, subject to agreement. There will be an expectation for the post holder to attend evening meetings which are generally held on a Tuesday evening and there may be occasional weekend work eg supporting community events.

Odiham Parish Council is a forward thinking Council which proactively works for the community it serves and not afraid to explore new opportunities and tackle challenges arising locally and nationally including changes in the sector. Strong administrative skills and a knowledge of local government are key to this role but the successful applicant will need to demonstrate many more professional and personal skills to support the Council in further developing and delivering its Strategic Plan.

This position offers a starting salary equivalent to NJC SCP 19 (pro-rata) and benefits from the Local Government Pension scheme. This contract will not be linked to the NJC terms and conditions moving forward.

To apply for this vacancy please send your CV and a covering email/letter setting out why you have applied for this position and demonstrating why you feel you meet the Person Specification.  Please contact Andrea Mann, Parish Clerk at clerk@odiham.org.uk for further advice.

The closing date for applications is noon on Friday 19th February and interviews (currently planned to take place via Zoom) will be held on Thursday 25th  or Friday 26th February.