Empowering Parish and Town Councils in Northamptonshire

Council Vacancies in Northamptonshire

Brixworth Parish Council

Brixworth is a large village on the A508 Harborough Road, 7 miles north of Northampton near Pitsford Water. Brixworth Parish Council has a vacancy for a Clerk/RFO working 37 hours per week. The council has 14 seats and there are 4,356 electors. The precept for 2021/22 is £166,460. The closing date for applications is Friday 13 August 2021. Full details below.

Old Parish Council

The village of Old is in the district of Daventry, seven miles south west of Kettering. The village has just over 400 electors and the council set a precept for 2021/22 of £13,319. The council has an immediate vacancy for a Clerk/RFO working 26 hours per month initially. The closing date for applications is 5pm on Monday 16 August 2021. Full details below.

Stanion Parish Council

Stanion is a small village 2 miles south east of Corby. Stanion Parish Council has a vacancy for a Clerk/RFO working 10 hours per week initially. The council has 9 seats and there are 790 electors. The precept for 2021/22 is £13,018. The closing date for applications is 5pm on 2 August 2021. Full details below.

Thame Town Council

Outside the county this one, but it is a full time position, and is within travelling distance down the M40. Thame Town Council is looking for a Town Clerk, full time, at LC4 £50,451 - £54,323. The closing date for applications is 9am on 9 August 2021. See below for full details.

Everdon Parish Council

Everdon is a small parish 4.5 miles south of Daventry. The parish has just under 300 electors and the council set a precept for 2021/22 of £14,087. There are 8 councillors. Everdon Parish Council has a vacancy for a Clerk/RFO working 32 hours per month (7.4 hours per week). The closing date for applications is 23 July 2021. Full details below.

Norton Parish Council

Norton is a small parish just 2.5 miles east of Daventry. The parish has just over 300 electors and the council set a precept for 2021/22 of £17,660. There are 8 councillors. Norton Parish Council has a vacancy for a Clerk/RFO working 32 hours per month (7.4 hours per week). The closing date for applications is 23 July 2021. Full details below.

Far Cotton and Delapre Community Council

Far Cotton and Delapre Community Council was created on 1 April 2020 and held its first elections in May 2021. The council covers an area to the south of Northampton town centre with an electorate of 7,732. The area includes Far Cotton, parts of Briar Hill, Delapre Abbey, and the Waterside Campus of the University of Northampton. The council has a vacancy for a Clerk/RFO working 30 hours per week. The council has 12 seats and set a precept for 2021/22 of £147,424. The closing date for applications 4pm on Tuesday 6 July 2021. Full details below.

Kingsthorpe Parish Council

Kingsthorpe Parish Council is looking for a full time Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer. This is an exciting opportunity to join a new council and help shape future projects and services. The council has ambitious plans to support the local area and the Clerk will play an important role in developing local services. Further details can be found in the vacancy notice below. Completed application forms should be returned by 4pm on Tuesday 6 July 2021.

Corby Town Council

Corby Town Council serves an estimated population of 43,000. It has been created in the context of the introduction of unitary councils in Northamptonshire on 1 April 2021. Corby Town Council will aim to provide some local services in tandem with other local authorities within the area. It is a community focused council, striving to make Corby a better place to live, work and play.

The position of Town Clerk is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help shape the style and direction of the new Town Council, which will require outstanding leadership and communication skills.

Closing date for applications is noon, 16 July 2021

Rushton Parish Council

Rushton is a small village about 2 miles north-east of Rothwell and 3 miles north-west of Kettering. It is home to the famous Triangular Lodge and Rushton Hall. Rushton Parish Council has a vacancy for a Clerk/RFO working 6 hours per week. The council has a precept for 2021/22 of £8000 and there are just under 500 electors. The closing date for applications is 11 July 2021. Full details below.

Lilbourne Parish Council

Lilbourne is a small village in the north of Northamptonshire near Rugby, and nestled in between the A5, M1 and A14. Lilbourne Parish Council has a vacancy for a Clerk/RFO working 8 hours per week from home. The council has 8 seats and it set a precept for 2021/22 of £33,100. The closing date for applications is 18 June 2021. Full details below.

Last updated: Fri, 16 Jul 2021 11:03