Temple Normanton Parish Council


Vacancy for Parish Clerk & Finance Officer


Salary: £14.21-£17.10* per hr (depending on experience and qualifications), 20 hours per month

(*plus an annual pay award from April 2023 not yet agreed)


Temple Normanton Parish Council is looking for a keen, proactive person to be our Parish Clerk – could it be you?


The Parish Clerk is the person who runs the day-to-day affairs of the Council in accordance with the policies set, and decisions made, by the 7 councillors.


The successful candidate will have an appreciation of working in a public-service role and be community-focused, with sound communication and organisational skills, and an understanding of basic accountancy. A willingness to work to work towards obtaining the Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA) would be welcome.


The role allows flexible working (mostly home-based). You’ll need to attend the Council’s evening meetings – usually once a month on a Monday.


Please contact the locum Parish Clerk, Peter Leppard, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more details of the role, and how to apply. The deadline for applications is Friday 11 August 2023 at 6pm.


We look forward to hearing from you.

We are pleased to advise the Parish Council has arranged a 'Meet and Greet' with out MP Lee Rowley.

This will take place on Friday October 7th at 7:00pm at St James the Apostle Church, Church Lane.

Come along. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be available.






Two vacancies exist for Councillors on Temple Normanton Parish Council.


Electoral law allows these vacancies to be filled by co-option, and so expressions of interest from potential co-optees are now welcome – an opportunity for anyone interested to get involved in representing the community’s needs and aspirations.


The Council meets monthly, usually on a Monday evening.


To obtain more information about these vacancies, or to apply, please contact Peter Leppard, Clerk to the Council (07860 624453 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), who will be pleased to talk over with you what’s involved.


We look forward to hearing from you!


July 2023



Queen Elizabeth II

21st April 1926 – 8th September 2022

There will be a Commemoration Service in Thanksgiving at St James’ Temple Normanton at 4 pm on Sunday 18th September

A Book of Condolence is available inside the church

If any one wished to leave floral tributes, it would be fitting to place them at the Jubilee oak tree next to the plaque in the park

May she rest in peace and rise in glory