Batchworth Community Council

Clerk to the Council

Salary Band: £26,822 - £30,153, pro-rata (within NJC SCP 30-34)

Part-time: 21 hours per week, plus 4 hours to attend evening meetings

If you have a genuine interest in helping our forward thinking and energetic new Council develop and deliver timely, quality and innovative services to the local community then this post is ideal.

You will ensure that all legal, statutory, financial and other governing provisions relating to the Council are observed, all Council meetings are properly administered and decisions effectively implemented whilst developing healthy working partnerships with key local and national bodies.

We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and community focused individual who will bring sound administrative and good management skills. In return, we offer flexibility in hours and excellent nationally based terms and conditions of employment. Training appropriate to the role will be provided.

The Human Resources department at Watford Borough Council is acting on behalf of Batchworth Community Council.   

To  apply: Please email your CV  and Supporting Statement (with the vacancy job title in the email subject line) together with the Equal Opportunities Form to

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 31st March 2018 (midnight).

The date for interviews is to be confirmed. 

Further information:

  1. Application Info
  2. Background Information
  3. Job Description
  4. Person Specification
  5. Batchworth Parish Council Map

For an informal discussion, please contact Carina Helmn (Interim Clerk) on (T:) 07891 452832 or Cllr Patrick Heanen (Chairman) on (T:) 07912 275398.

Please note, due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to inform all applicants as to whether or not they have been shortlisted for interview. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

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