Town Council Vacancies

VACANCY FOR MARKETING, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM CO-ORDINATOR

BELPER TOWN COUNCIL – VACANCY FOR MARKETING, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM CO-ORDINATOR

Belper Town Council serves Belper and the neighbouring villages of Milford, Makeney, Farnah Green and Blackbrook located in the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site. There are 16 Councillors representing 22,000 people. The Council's precept for 2020/21 is £453,160. The Council has declared a climate emergency.

The job holder will be responsible for promoting and marketing the historic Town of Belper and the village of Milford to support the vibrancy of the Town. This will include promoting Belper and Milford as a place to visit, work and invest. The role will support the development of a Town centre action plan and will involve working closely with a variety of partners including Amber Valley Borough Council, Accessible Belper, Love Belper and Transition Belper.

The Role

To prepare, deliver and monitor a Town centre business plan with key stakeholders, local businesses and community groups to attract investment and trade to the Town and secure private and public sector resources to achieve the agreed business plan. Ensuring the Town centre business plan is underpinned by the Council's Accessibility Strategy and become an Accessibility champion.

The post is 30 hours per week this will be reviewed after 1 year. The post is based at the Council's Office (St Johns Chapel, The Butts, Belper).

The salary is pro rata NALC/SLCC Scale LC2 new SCP 24 - 28 (£27,905 - £31,371 FTE) dependent on experience. Local Government Pension Scheme and 21 days holiday plus statutory days increasing by 5 after 5 years' service.

Application packs can be downloaded from the Council's website – www.belpertowncouncil.gov.uk or by emailing admin@belpertowncouncil.gov.uk

The closing date for applications is Friday 21 August 2020 5pm. Interviews to be held week commencing Monday 31 August 2020.

Town Councillor Vacancy

NOTICE OF VACANCY IN THE OFFICE OF PARISH COUNCILLOR

Parish of Belper

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the Parish of Belper, as a result of the resignation of Councillor Richard Cannon

The vacancy will be filled by election if, within 14 days after the date of this notice,10 electors for the Parish of Belper South give notice in writing to the Electoral Returning Officer, Amber Valley Borough Council, Town Hall, Market Place, Ripley, Derbyshire DE5 3BT asking for an election to be held to fill the vacancy.

If an election is not requested, the vacancy will be filled by the Parish Council.

(Note: The period of 14 days referred to EXCLUDES Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays)

Dated: 4 June 2020 Signed E Smith

Clerk of the Council