Vacancy for a Parish Clerk

A vacancy has arisen for the role of Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer at Broughton Parish Council.

Broughton is a semi-rural parish on the edge of the Preston. It has seven Parish Councillors and, in 2018, completed its Neighbourhood Development Plan.

The person appointed will be a good communicator and organiser, computer literate and comfortable using Word and Excel.

The ideal candidate will hold the Certificate in Local Council Administration qualification (CiLCA) or be prepared to work towards it.

The post is for 16-hours weekly, working flexibly from home or at the Toll Bar Cottage.

Salary will be in accordance with the National Joint Council (NJC), dependent on qualifications & experience.

For further details please contact the Chair of the Parish Council, Pat Hastings, on 07803034238 or by email at

Applications should be made by sending a CV and covering letter to the chair of the Parish Council by 28th June 2022.

The appointment will commence in September 2022, with a prior handover period to be agreed.