Council:    Street Parish Council

 County:     Somerset

 Salary:       Scale LC2, SCP 34  £30,153 pa on a 2 Year Fixed Term Contract

                     Full Time     37 hours a week (some evening work required)

 Street Parish Council invites applications for the position of Neighbourhood Plan, Funding and Projects Officer.

 Street Parish Council is a pro-active council serving a population of over 12,000 with a team of 3 staff members.

 The position will be based in the Parish Council Offices and will involve the formulation of a Neighbourhood Plan for Street, bidding for grant funding and best value for contracts.

 Responsibilities to include:

–   Leading on all aspects of the process to prepare a Neighbourhood Plan    

–   Bidding for grant funding for projects specified by the Council and assisting

     as required with the implementation of projects

–   Looking at best value for contracts with a view to cost saving and revenue


 Applicants with appropriate qualifications eg. a Member of the Town Planning Institute, would be preferred.

 For further information and an application pack, or for an informal discussion about the role, contact Councillor Tim Rice by email

 Closing Date   13th April, 2017.    Interviews    28th April, 2017.   

 Street Parish Council is an equal opportunities employer. Entry into the Local Government Pension Scheme is offered to all employees.