15th July 2022

Bradford on Avon Town Council is hiring a Chief Executive/ Town Clerk

On the retirement of the current Town Clerk an exciting opportunity has arisen to lead our progressive Town Council in the attractive historic town of Bradford on Avon. 

The Council seeks to appoint to the new role of Chief Executive and Town Clerk someone who can bring drive, vision, commitment, strong leadership and build positive working relationships with councillors, staff and partner organisations across the public, private and voluntary sectors.

You may already be a Chief Executive/Town Clerk or Deputy with experience in local government or a member of a senior management team looking to bring your skills and experience to a new role.   

You should be CiLCA (Certificate in Local Council Administration) trained or be prepared to be within one year.

Bradford on Avon Town Council is an equal opportunities employer, and is committed to promoting equality and diversity, providing an inclusive and supportive environment for all.   

Accordingly, we encourage applications from a wide range of backgrounds and experience. 

Hours of work – 37 hours per week/permanent to include evening meetings and very occasional weekend working.

Salary LC4/up to £60,000.  

Please ensure that your application addresses how you meet the requirements of the job description and the person specification.

Closing date for completed applications is 4pm on Wednesday, 10 August 2022.

Interviews will take place during the first half of September 2022. The post is subject to a six month probationary period.

Download the job description/person specification pdf here and the application form (editable word document) here.

Applications should be sent to Cllr Katie Vigar, Chairman Cllr.vigar@bradfordonavontowncouncil.gov.uk or posted to Cllr K Vigar, Chairman, Bradford on Avon Town Council, Kingston House Office, Kingston Road, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 1AA.

Email cllr.vigar@bradfordonavontowncouncil.gov.uk

Post Bradford on Avon Town Council, Kingston House Office, Kingston Road, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 1AA