for Burnham and Highbridge Town Clerk underway
for a new Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge Town Council Clerk is underway
ahead of the upcoming retirement of the current clerk this Spring.
Emery is set to step down from the role on 31st March 2017 and the
council is keen to put a replacement in place following a smooth
council says: "Burnham and Highbridge Town Council is seeking
a highly motivated, pro-active individual, with excellent organisation,
leadership and administrative skills, the ability to develop staff
and manage resources effectively, plus a good knowledge of local
government and an understanding of the issues facing the public
Town Council has six committees, and the Clerk oversees the Council
offices, The Princess Theatre and three cemeteries. A record of
excellent financial management skills will be required."
successful candidate will ideally hold the certificate in Local
Council Administration, have demonstrable experience in managing
a vibrant organisation, working productively with Councillors and
have a good working knowledge and application of current legislation.
They must be able to form strong partnerships with the community
and partners and be able to motivate and influence others."
full details of the role are available on the Burnham-On-Sea
Outgoing Town Council Clerk Denise Emery (far left) with town councillors