Vacancy for a Parish Clerk

Babraham Parish Council

Vacancy for Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer to the Council

Babraham is located in South Cambridgeshire, approximately 7 miles south of Cambridge, with an electoral roll of around 240.

Applications are invited for the post of Parish Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer.

This is a home-based, part time, permanent vacancy for 8 hours per week. Equipment will be provided.

You will be required to be able to store Parish Council records and documents securely.

Salary scale is expected to be in points 7—12 on the 2020—21 National Salary Scale (20,092—22,183 per annum, full-time equivalent), plus home working allowance.

The role will include monthly attendance at evening meetings, documenting and circulation of minutes for these meetings together with providing comprehensive administration support. The Clerk is the Responsible Financial Officer and as such will be responsible for all financial records of the Council and the careful administration of its finances.

The ideal candidate will be a CILCA-qualified Parish Clerk or a person willing to work towards this qualification, a working knowledge of Local Government procedures, with excellent communication skills, high level of IT expertise and an ability to be flexible with regards to the needs of the job.

The closing date is Monday 19 April.

You can read the job description here.

To apply for the position, please send your CV and a covering letter by email to, or alternatively by post to

Babraham Parish Clerk

68 Woodland Road



CB22 4DU

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