Welcome to the Bromyard & Winslow Town Council Web Site

Vacancy for Town Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer

Salary : In accordance with NALC & SLCC recommended rates – LC3 43-47 (£38,237 – £41,967) pro rata, depending on experience

Part Time : 30 hours per week

Pension : It is anticipated that the successful candidate will be enrolled in the Council auto-enrolment scheme at an employer contribution rate in excess of the statutory minimum, or other arrangements may be considered.

Bromyard & Winslow Town Council is seeking to appoint a proactive, forward-thinking and highly organised Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.

The successful candidate will be expected to possess excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal skills together with a thorough knowledge of Council administration, financial management, Local Government legislation and governance.

The Clerk will be required to give advice and implement decisions across the complete range of Council activities. The ability to work independently and effectively with councillors, members of the public, business and third sector organisations and other bodies is essential.

Precept – £220,000

Population – 4,500 (anticipated to rise by 15% over the plan period)

Staff – Clerk, Deputy Clerk, Admin. Officer, Handyman, Gardener and Cleaner

Assets – The Old Vicarage Complex (including the Heritage Centre and Town Green), 2 car

parks, public toilets, burial ground, allotments and riverside walk

Bromyard is a lively small market town on the borders of Worcestershire and Herefordshire and is renowned for an immensely strong community spirit and for a wealth of volunteer-organised festivals and events.

An application pack and further details can be obtained by emailing office@bromyardandwinslow-tc.gov.uk or by ringing the Town Council offices on 01885 482825.

Closing date for applications – Friday 27th October 2017

Please note the closing date for the post of Town Clerk has been extended by one week.

Start date – Spring 2018

 

 

On this site, you will find information about your Councillors and the meetings they attend. There is information about what the Town Council can and cannot legally do.

The Useful Links section will lead you to other helpful sites such as Herefordshire Council or Bromyard.info where more information regarding events, shops and facilities can be found.

Copies of agendas and relevant papers for these meetings are available from the Council Offices, The Old Vicarage, Rowberry Street.

Office Space available:

There are variously sized offices at The Old Vicarage available for rent Please call the Town Clerk for more details and to discuss your requirements

Financial Information about the Town Council

The Annual Financial Audit  for the year ended 31st March 2017 has been completed and is available to view here:  Accounts for the year ended 31st March 2017. if you wish to inspect the document please contact the Deputy Town Clerk on 01885 482825.

Town Guide

To view the 2017 Bromyard and Winslow Town Guide follow this link http://www.officialguides.co.uk.

Grants for Charities

The Town Council has allocated a small pot of money for distribution to local good causes. If you feel your organisation might qualify read the Grant conditions and then complete and submit a grant application form to the Town Council Offices at The Old Vicarage, Rowberry Street. Grant application form Doc