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Job Vacancies

Dartmouth Town Council is seeking to appoint a new Clerk to the Town Council starting as soon as possible.

As the Council’s chief executive officer, the job involves providing advice and full support to the Town Council in all aspects of its operations. As both the Council’s “proper officer” and “responsible financial officer” the role demands good leadership, self-motivation, administrative, financial and interpersonal skills and enthusiasm for the community.

Prior experience of working in local government and/or relevant professional experience and qualifications will be an advantage. The successful applicant will already hold or be prepared to acquire within a specified period, the Certificate in Local Council Administration.

The post is full-time (37 hours per week and includes evening meetings). The salary will be in accordance with NJC recommendations and dependent on experience.

Closing date for applications: 14th July 2017

For an Application Form, Job Description and Person Specification contact our office at office@dartmouthtowncouncil.org telephone 01803 832281, or through this website www.dartmouthtowncouncil.org



A new and exciting opportunity planning and managing, green open spaces and woodland,

Dartmouth Town Council are seeking a


To have overall control of the Town Council’s green spaces in Dartmouth and be a working gardener.

Essential skills include horticultural knowledge, use of garden machinery, a working knowledge of contracts and the ability to draw up forward plans.

Salary by negotiation according to experience.

Closing date for applications 23rd June 2017.

For a full job specification please contact;

Clerk to the Council, Mrs Tracy Rowe clerk@dartmouthtowncouncil.org 01803 832281