Vacancy for Town Clerk

Could you be our new Town Clerk?
Are you committed to serving the community? Are you a careful administrator, a good communicator and an enthusiastic manager? Would you consider joining Chipping Norton Town Council as its new Town Clerk?

We’re looking for a dynamic and innovative individual to lead the Council into the future. The successful candidate will need to build a wide range of positive relationships with Councillors, staff, residents, businesses and other organisations. You will also manage our small staff team and take overall responsibility for all the Town Council’s administrative functions.
The Council provides a wide range of quality services including recreation grounds, open spaces, sports fields, allotments, burial land and the Town Hall.

Town Clerks come from a range of backgrounds but they share an enthusiasm for serving the community. If you come from outside the sector then full support, training and mentoring will be given.
The salary for this post starts at £36,922 for 37 hours per week which will include regular evening and occasional weekend working.
If you would like to find out more then call or email Louise Steele on 07808 649597 or
A recruitment pack and application form (required for all applicants) can be obtained by clicking here for the recruitment pack and here for an editable Word version of the application form. If you have any difficulty downloading these documents please contact Louise using the details above.
Closing date for applications is 8 January 2021 and interviews will be held on 15 January 2021

Added on December 1st 2020