Job Vacancy: Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant
Todmorden Town Council

Salary £9,228 – £9,768 per annum
20 hours per week (5 hours per day Monday to Thursday)

Todmorden Town Council is seeking an Administrative Assistant to support the Town Council in carrying out its duties and functions, working closely with the Town Clerk and on occasion elected Members.

The successful applicant will have excellent communication skills, attention to detail and experience of working in a busy office dealing with all aspects of administration. There is a requirement for some evening and weekend work.

Completed application forms should be returned by email to Naomi Goddard at:

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 18th October 2017
Interview date: Monday 6th November 2017

Applicants should download the following documents (all open in a new window/tab):

  • Application Form (MS Word document)
    Download the form and fill it in on your computer.
    Important: To select a checkbox (greyed squares) double-click on the box. In the pop-up dialog click on ‘default value: checked’, then ‘OK’.
    Save the form and email it as an attachment to
  • Job Description (PDF)
    An outline of the main duties and responsibilities of the post.
  • Person Specification (PDF)
    A summary of the essential and desirable qualifications, experience, skills, knowledge and personal qualities that are required for the post, and how these will be identified/verified.
  • Further Particulars (PDF)
    An overview of the post, the Council, the Town and the procedure/timescale of the job application.

If preferred, download the Application Pack (all the 4 files above in compressed zip format)