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We are one of the larger and busier Parish Councils in the Borough of Rushcliffe and are keen to make a positive difference for our residents. We are looking for a Parish Clerk/Proper Officer to support the efficient running of the Parish Council.

As well as being friendly, enthusiastic, well organised and calm, we are looking for someone who working as part of a small team:

  • has excellent people skills, including the ability to work with councillors, members of the public and third-party organisations
  • is proficient with the use of email, Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • is an accurate record keeper, well organised and able to meet deadlines
  • will, with appropriate training, be able to deal with the day to day management of the Parish Council including updating the website
  • can identify funding opportunities and help prepare bids for grant funding
  • with training and support, will ensure the smooth running of the Parish Council and suggest improvement ideas or working practices
  • will undertake any other duties as may be reasonably required from time to time and which may involve additional evening or daytime meetings

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply in writing, enclosing your CV to: Keyworth Parish Council, Village Hall, Elm Avenue, Keyworth, Nottingham NG12 5AN. Closing date for applications 4th January.

If you would like an informal chat about the role or wish to receive a copy of the Job Description and Person Specification, in the first instance, please contact the Council office (Opening Hours 9.30am - 1pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays) on 0115 937 2185 or by email to