Appointment of Town Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer

Appointment of Town Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer

Initial Salary £39,782 – £47,896 (SCP 37 – 45)

or up to £52,869 (SCP 49) for already qualified, exceptional candidates

Additional increments up to SCP 54 may be payable once in post and abilities proven

Plus Local Government Pension Scheme

Thame Town Council is seeking a dynamic, forward-looking Town Clerk to replace the imminently retiring current Town Clerk.

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 qualified clerk status.

An application pack can be obtained from below or by email

Applications must be returned by 10am on Monday 12 August 2019.

Short listed candidates will be invited to attend a recruitment day on either Friday 30 August 2019 or Monday 2 September 2019.

Any enquiries please contact the current Town Clerk, Graham Hunt, on 01844 260495


Application Form

Candidate Information Pack (Town Clerk)

Data Protection Policy

Equal Opportunities Monitoring

Guidance for Applicants

Recruitment Day Plan (Town Clerk)

Date posted: Monday 15th July 2019