Job Vacancy – Histon & Impington Parish Council

Do you know anyone looking for local, part-time, interesting work?

If so, take a look at this opportunity available now!

We are looking for a part time Committee Clerk / Information Officer to join our busy office team at Histon & Impington Parish Council.  Initially hours will be 20 hours per week, flexible by agreement, with a start date as soon as possible.  Attendance at some evening meetings will be required.

The Council has significant funds which it intends to use in innovative ways for the benefit of its community and is already investing in community services for both the younger population and the older people.

We have a staff of 6 employees covering both administration and ground work and with the retirement of our current Clerk are now seeking an enthusiastic individual to assist in taking the Council forward with specific responsibilities for:

  • Committees – including compiling agendas, reports and minute taking
  • Democratic support, and upkeep of our records and social media outlets
  • General office administration as part of a team
  • Customer service duties
  • Holiday and absence cover

The ideal candidate will be computer literate with good interpersonal and organisational skills.  Candidates must be willing to undertake professional training and be willing to work towards the Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA).  A flexible approach to working pattern and evening commitments will be required.

The salary will be pro rata £19,554 – £21,589 (LC1 scale 7 – 12) with the starting point based on qualifications and experience.

If you are interested in this position please contact the Acting Clerk as below for an application pack.  The closing date for applications is 12 noon Friday 24 May 2019

Interviews will be held in Impington, week commencing 3 June 2019


Mrs C O’Brien

Acting Clerk, Histon & Impington Parish Council

The Parish Office, Histon & Impington Recreation Ground

New Road, Impington, Cambridge

CB24 9LU


Tel: 01223 235906

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