Henbury Parish Council

5hrs per week – unspecified

Henbury Parish Council is seeking a Parish Clerk to provide support for around 5 hours each week. You will be paid an hourly rate based on the NALC national scale and reflecting experience.
You’ll be joining and working with a friendly group of Parish Councillors.

Your role as Parish Clerk means you will be responsible for all the administration and finances of the council.

This includes:

  • Organising Parish Council meetings
  • Maintaining the finances for the council, including cash book, preparing budgets, invoice payments, VAT
  • Circulating official communications
  • Administering processes around planning applications in the area
  • Liaising with Cheshire East Council
  • Preparing files for the annual audit
  • Supporting various Parish Council projects
  • Ensuring the Parish Council adheres to relevant legislation and regulations


  • Good IT and finance skills including Excel, email, use of website
  • Good communication skills
  • An interest in local issues
  • Knowledge of local government is ideal, but not essential as training can be offered

To apply – please email a summary of your relevant experience, and a CV to the clerk or the chairman.

Clerk email: henbury.clerk@gmail.com
Chairman email: davidnuttall.hpc@gmail.com