Salary SCP 43-51 (£37,483 - £45,129)
Plus Local Government Pension Scheme
Thame Town Council is seeking a dynamic, forward-looking Town Clerk to raise the community profile of the Council.
The role demands good leadership, self-motivation, administrative, financial and interpersonal skills, enthusiasm, lateral thinking and an ability to forge strong partnerships. You will be determined that the Council meets local government best practice standards and will ensure the efficient and effective implementation of Council decisions. You will also ensure that the Council is prepared for the future and maximises opportunities to serve the community through exploring new opportunities and accessing grants. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in senior administrative and financial management, and will already hold, or be prepared to undertake, the Certificate in Local Council Administration (CILCA).
Short listed candidates will be invited to attend an evening reception on Wednesday 25 February and will then be interviewed by a panel of Members on Thursday 26 February.
Each candidate will start their interview with a 10 minute presentation entitled:
''The appointment of a new Town Clerk will coincide with local elections and a new Council. How would you go about integrating new Councillors with existing Councillors in the new administration?"
Any enquiries please contact the Town Clerk, Helen Stewart (BEM) on 01844 260495