Northamptonshire County
Association of Local Councils

Empowering Parish and Town Councils

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CEO: Danny Moody
6 Litchborough Business Park
Northampton Road
Litchborough, Northampton
NN12 8JB

Tel: 01327 831482

Job Vacancies

Wollaston Parish Council

Wollaston is a large village 4 miles south of Wellingborough and is famous for being the home of Dr Martens footwear. The council has 13 councillors and set a precept for 2018/19 of £71,865. There are 2,700 electors. The council has an immediate vacancy for a Clerk/RFO. The position is permanent part time at 18 hours per week (negotiable). The closing date for applications is 5 April 2019. Full details below.

Melchbourne and Yelden Parish Council

This one is just over the Northamptonshire border into Bedfordshire. The civil parish of Melchbourne and Yelden is five miles east of Rushden and Higham Ferrers, so within striking distance of the A45 corridor. The council has a vacancy for a Clerk/RFO working 7 to 8 hours per week. The closing date for applications is 30 March 2019. Full details below.

Overstone Parish Council

Overstone is a village on the north east edge of Northampton. It is set to grow rapidly in the next few years. Currently there are 624 electors and the 9 seat council set a precept for 2018/19 of £25,340. The council has an immediate vacancy for a Clerk/RFO. The position is part time permanent at 5 to 10 hours per week initially. The closing date for applications is 29 March 2019. Full details are below.

Naseby Parish Council

Naseby is the county's famous battlefield village. The village, which is just off the A14 equidistant from Rugby and Kettering, has 602 electors and an 8 seat council. For 2018/19 the council set a precept of £29,500. Naseby Parish Council has an immediate vacancy for a Clerk/RFO working 37.5 hours per month. The closing date for applications is 27 March 2019. Full details are below.

Higham Ferrers Town Council

Higham Ferrers is an historic town in East Northamptonshire at the crossroads of the A45 and A6. Higham Ferrers |Town Council has an immediate vacancy for an Administration & Communications Officer working 25 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 11am - 4pm. The closing date for applications is 12 April 2019. Full details are below.

Pytchley Parish Council

Pytchley is a small parish just off the A14 three miles south-west of Kettering. The council, which has nine seats, set a precept for 2018/19 of just under £10,000. There are 376 electors. The council has an immediate vacancy for a Clerk working 6 hours per week from home. The closing date for applications is 18 March 2019. Full details below.

West Haddon Parish Council

West Haddon is a large village in Daventry district about 11 miles north-west of Northampton with a population approaching two thousand. West Haddon Parish Council has an immediate vacancy for an Environmental Maintenance Operative whose role will be to improve the parish environment. The post is permanent part time at 15 hours per week. The closing date for applications is 5 April 2019. Full details below.

Clifton upon Dunsmore Parish Council

This one is just over the border into Warwickshire near Rugby. Clifton upon Dunsmore is a village with just under 1,500 population. For 2017/18 the council set a precept of £23,715. The council has a vacancy for a Clerk/RFO. The position is part time permanent at 12 hours per week at SCP 15 – 21. The closing date for applications is Friday 15 March 2019. Full details below

Easton on the Hill Parish Council

Easton on the Hill is the most northerly parish in Northamptonshire, and the village is just 2½ miles south west of Stamford in Lincolnshire. Easton on the Hill Parish Council has 11 seats and just under 900 electors. The council set a precept of £23,660 for 2018/19. The council has a vacancy for a Clerk/RFO working 12 hours per week. The closing date for applications is 18 March 2019. Full details below.