Odiham Parish Council require an Admin Assistant

Odiham Parish Council has a vacancy working from our modern offices in the centre of Odiham for an Admin Assistant. The role is for 15 hours per week, split over a Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

The role requires excellent computer skills and the ability to use email as a key tool of communication. The ideal candidates will also be able to demonstrate excellent administrative and communication skills as well as being able to plan and manage the workload in order of priority using their own initiative to meet deadlines. They will need to be proactive and motivated and able to demonstrate an ability to work constructively and accurately with a wide variety of stakeholders. An interest in local government is desirable.

The Admin Assistant will be responsible for managing all interments in the cemetery, looking after our play areas which includes monthly risk assessments, project work, preparing our twice yearly newsletter, general office admin duties and liaising with outside organisations and the general public.

The rate of pay will be in the range of LC1 SP16 and SP20 (£9.054 - £10.099 per hour) according to qualifications and experience. We are offering 21 days annual leave pro-rata plus bank holidays and membership to the Local Government Pension Scheme.


Closing date details:

The closing date for applications is 2 March and initial interviews will be held shortly afterwards.

Contact person:

For further details please contact the clerk on 01256 702716 or apply by sending your CV to:

The Clerk, Odiham Parish Council, The Bridewell, The Bury, Odiham, Hampshire, RG29 1NB or by email to