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Parish Clerk Vacancy for Arnside Parish Council
 
Arnside Parish Council is seeking a well-organised person with excellent communication 
skills and a keen interest in the local Arnside community. 
Previous experience is desirable, but not essential as training will be provided. 
Reporting to the Council, the Clerk is responsible for managing its day-to-day business and 
implementing decisions made by the Council on behalf of its residents. The post holder will 
also oversee a small team that includes a Finance Officer, Cemetery Officer and a Contractor 
for various works. 
Applicants will need to be computer literate with the ability to prepare Council Agendas, 
record minutes and correspond with the public and external organisations on behalf of the 
Council. 
The post holder will be expected to work mainly from home and will be provided with a 
computer. The Council has an office at the Cemetery Chapel where the Council meetings 
take place, currently on the second Monday evening of each month at 7.15pm. 
Formal training and plenty of advice and help will be available. 
This is a friendly and approachable group of Councillors who all get on with one another and are motivated by wanting to serve the Community. 
Salary Range: from £6,749.60 per annum + pension for 10 hours per week 
(in accordance with nationally agreed scales, depending on experience) 
Starting Date: 10 January 2022 
For an application form, job description and person specification, please contact the Clerk 
via email at clerk@arnsideparishcouncil.co.uk. 

Applications should be sent for the attention of the Clerk no later than Friday 3rd December 2021.
Please send completed applications marked 'Private & Confidential' to: 
Arnside Parish Council, Cemetery Chapel, Silverdale Road, Arnside. LA5 OER. 
Candidates selected for interview will be asked to attend week beginning 13th December. 
Arnside Lecture Group are Looking for New Committee Members & Volunteers

We are looking for more committee members and volunteers to help run our very successful lecture group.We hold two series of six lectures per year and have an average attendance of
40-50 members per lecture.
For further details contact Daphne on 01524761606 or email:  raydaf.jarvis@tiscali.co.uk
Are you passionate about Arnside? Would you like to have more say about what happens in our Community?  

If your answer to both is yes, why not consider becoming a Parish Councillor. We are particularly interested in applications from under represented groups in the village. If you would like to know more, contact Caroline, Clerk to the Council, at clerk@arnsideparishcouncil.co.uk or ring on 01524 574584. 
New Drivers Urgently Required!

for the Arnside Helpways Transport Scheme. 
Contact 01524 761218 for more information.
Personal Assistant Required For Autistic Lady In Arnside

20 hours per week. £12 per hour. Hours negotiable. 
Job share possible.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Must like dogs and walking.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Experience working with autistic people preferable.
Position available within the next few weeks. 
For further details click Further Details - Personal Assistant for Autistic Lady                                                                              Send CV to:  Efittonandcarers@yahoo.com