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Applications are invited for the post of Assistant to the Parish Clerk for Sutton Valence Parish Council Parish Council.
The Clerk is responsible for arranging the agendas for Parish Council meetings; the preparation of minutes; implementing actions and decisions taken by the Parish Council; dealing with correspondence, and undertaking discussions with other organisations etc. The work is office based and the Clerk is required to attend the Parish Council meeting on the second Monday of every month at 7pm, and other ad hoc meetings as need arises.
The position is as an assistant to the Clerk and would be for 10 hours per week and is remunerated within the National Joint Council salary scales, dependent upon experience and qualifications.Good oral, written, and computer skills are essential. Attending training courses will be mandatory as will working in due course towards gaining the Certificate in Local Council Administration.
A full job description is available here or by emailing email@example.com
Please send letters of interest outlining your relevant experience to the above email by 31st December 2016.For an informal chat please telephone The Clerk on 01622 844135
FOLLOWING THE RESIGNATION OF A PARISH COUNCILLOR THERE IS A VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR ON THE PARISH COUNCIL. PLEASE CONTACT THE CLERK FOR MORE DETAILS. link to vacancy notice
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DROP IN SESSIONS
THE PARISH COUNCIL IS HOLDING DROP IN SESSIONS ON THE FIRST AND THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH BETWEEN 11:00 AND 13:00 AT THE PARISH OFFICE, VILLAGE HALL, SUTTON VALENCE. IF YOU HAVE ANYTHING YOU WISH TO DISCUSS PLEASE COME ALONG.
COFFEE MORNING FOR PARISHIONERS TO BE HELD ON THE FIRST THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH COMMENCING 3/11/16
FROM 10:30 UNTIL 12:00 AT THE VILLAGE HALL
Temporary Road Closure – Warmlake Road, Sutton Valence – from 30 January 2017 for up to 5 days
The road will be closed from A274 North Street to Warmlake Nursery. The alternative route for eastbound traffic is via Norton Road and A274 Maidstone Road and westbound traffic is via A274 Maidstone Road, B2163 Plough Wents Road/Heath Road, Park Lane, Back Lane, Amber Lane, Warmlake Road and vice versa. The closure is to enable a new electric supply to be carried out by UK Power Networks.