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Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:44 by Parish Office

Overstone Parish Council is seeking experienced applicants for the post of Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer to the Council. Working from home, this position is part-time, working between 5 and 10 hours per week. Salary SCP 3 £9.39 – SCP 10 £10.79 per hour dependent on qualification and experience. More »

Additionally, attendance is required at (currently) bi monthly evening Parish Council Meetings, the Annual Parish Meeting and any other council meeting on an adhoc basis.

This position would suit a well-organised person, motivated to be involved in parish activities.

Applicants need to have good communication and appropriate computer skills, take minutes and manage the Council's administration and finances. Applicants will need to have internet access and be comfortable with email and the use of the internet. Experience of the planning system and dealing with planning applications is essential.

Duties include:

• producing agendas and minutes for all council meetings

• liaising with outside bodies

• managing budgets and keeping financial records

• financial and operational reporting

• ensuring compliance with all statutory requirements

• advising the council on policies and activities and enacting the decisions of the council.

A full job description, person specification and application form can be found on our website:


Application forms, including two referees should be returned to:

Jane Austin – Clerk, Overstone Parish Council. Email: clerk@overstoneparishcouncil.org.uk.

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Breakfast - Village Hall - 30th March 2019

Breakfast - Village Hall - 30th March 2019

Posted: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:42 by Parish Office

Come and join us for Breakfast at Overstone Village Hall on Saturday 30th March 2019.

Please see the flyer for full details

Daventry Good Neighbour - Survey

Daventry Good Neighbour - Survey

Posted: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 13:59 by Parish Office

People in Daventry are being asked for their support in setting up a scheme to support elderly, vulnerable and isolated members of our community

Daventry District Council (DDC) and Northamptonshire ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England) are looking into the possibility of bringing a Good Neighbours scheme to the town
to replicate successful schemes running in some of the villages
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The aim is to support neighbours to maintain a good quality of life, remain independent in their own homes if they wish to, and reduce their reliance on statutory health and care support systems

Please could you encourage as many people as possible to complete the short survey online here www.daventrydc.gov.uk/goodneighbours

and help promote by displaying the attached flyer on your local websites, noticeboards and social media platforms? The survey will run until the end of March

Paper copies are also available from:
DDC's Lodge Road offices
Daventry Town Council, New Street
Daventry Library, North Street
Request by calling us on 01327 871100 or print from the attached copy
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