Town Clerk Vacancy

Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

Salary £44,239 – £50,753

With the pending retirement of our Town Clerk, the Council is seeking to appoint an experienced and innovative Town Clerk to take responsibility for all aspects of the management, functions and responsibilities of the Council.  

The Town Council provides a wide range of services, activities and events and works with many partners.   The Council has responsibility for Nantwich Civic Hall, Nantwich Market and four allotment sites and has a current budget in the region of £1.1 million.   

Candidates must have a sound knowledge of local government legislation and procedures, hold a relevant professional qualification and be able to demonstrate a wide range of experience in a senior management role.   A key requirement is a commitment to public service.    The successful applicant will have at least two year’s relevant experience, preferably as a Town Clerk or Deputy and ideally will hold, or be studying for, the Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA).   Progression through the range will be dependent on obtaining the CiLCA qualification.

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 3rd May 2019.

Please request an application pack from

If you wish to have an informal discussion about the post, please contact Ian Hope on 01270 619224 or


Nantwich Town Council – Town Clerk Vacancy

Town Clerk and RFO Candidate Information Pack

Nantwich Town Council – Town Clerk -Application Form