(Maternity Cover) Initially for 6 months.

Post Grade: Scale LC2 (SCP 26-29) [£22,221 - £24,646]
30 hours per week pro rata

Hebden Royd Town Council is looking to recruit a proactive individual to continue to manage and develop the Town Council projects, including Allotments, Hanging Baskets, Festive Lights, special events, commemorations and to develop the neighbourhood plan, in conjunction with the Hill Top Parishes. During this period of maternity cover the successful applicant will act as an interface for the general public on council matters.

The successful applicant will hold a degree or have equivalent experience and be experienced in working with community groups, local authority agencies, including planning authorities, and other appropriate partners. Experience in sourcing funding for public initiatives along with sound project management skills and strong communication skills are essential. Excellent organisational skills are also seen as an essential requirement.

Occasional evening and weekend work will be required for which time off in lieu can be taken.

An application form and further details can be obtained from:

The Clerk, Hebden Royd Town Council, Council Offices, St Georges Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 7BY or by email to

Interview date Friday 24th October 2014

Closing date for applications noon Friday 17th October 2014

Added: Thursday, 2 October 2014

Photos from Hebden Royd