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Administration Officer SCP5 (£18,795 Pro Rata, £9.74 per hour) 20 Hours per week located at Coxhoe Village Hall, Coxhoe, Durham
Coxhoe Parish Council is a pro-active, forward looking Council representing the villages of Coxhoe and Quarrington Hill. The Council provides excellent facilities and services to the communities they serve and prides itself on engaging with residents and understanding their needs.
We are looking to appoint an Administration Officer to carry out a varied programme of administrative and clerical duties supporting the Parish Clerk with the efficient and effective delivery of Parish Council Services. This may include dealing with enquiries from the general public, payroll and accounts and attendance and taking of minutes at Council meetings, as well as assisting with the organisation and delivery of events and arranging publicity and information about Parish Council services. Applicants should have a good standard of education (5 GCSE’s or equivalent), previous experience in administration and/or customer services, excellent written and verbal communication skills together with good working knowledge of IT (e.g. Microsoft office and specialist software packages). There will be a need for a flexible approach to work; including working unsupervised and be able to attend evening meetings when required. Previous local government experience is desirable but not essential.
Details of the role, including person specification and pdf application forms are available via the links below. You can obtain a Word Version of the application form by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org or downloading from the North East Jobs Advertisement
A CV will not be accepted as an application.
Closing date for application is Monday 3 February 2020 at midday. Completed application forms should be sent by email to the address shown above or by post to us at: Coxhoe Village Hall, Coxhoe, Durham, DH6 4DP. Telephone number 07898 283287.
Coxhoe Parish Council is an equal opportunities employer.
There are no current procurement opportunities
There are two Councillor vacancies on Coxhoe Parish Council to represent Quarrington Hill. Both vacancies will be filled by co-option.
Too much Dog Dirt in the villages? Car Parking a nightmare? Open space needs improving? Speeding traffic causing problems. Interested in how the Villages look and how we provide things for our young people? Parish council spending too much or too little? Have ideas how these can be addressed? Well why not come and join us and help us try to resolve the issues that exist in our communities. We need your help!
For an informal discussion, please contact the Chair of the Parish Council Stuart Dunn on 07703 351046.
To express an interest and for more information, please post or email the Parish Clerk with a short statement about why you would like to be a Councillor and what you feel you can bring to our team:
Please express your interest as soon as possible. but it would help if you could do so before 24 February 2020.