Community Information Officer

Town Hall, Market Place, Melksham, SN12 6ES

Current Vacancies| Melksham Town Council

Community Information Officer

The council is seeking to recruit a part-time (24 hours per week -

Monday 9.30 am – 4.00pm Tuesday to Friday 9.30 am – 2.30 pm) Community Information

Officer to carry out day to-day admin duties and provide front-line reception duties at the

Town Hall, where you will deal with a whole range of enquiries from residents, visitors,

contractors and the like.

The successful applicant will have good IT skills and a solid administrative background,

excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, are essential, as is the ability to

work unsupervised and meet deadlines. Good knowledge of the town would be an advantage,

but a positive attitude and ability to politely communicate (whether you know the answer or not)

is essential.

Candidates must possess a rigorous attention to detail, as well as the ability to prioritise and

manage their workload within tight timeframes. Above all, a positive can-do attitude and

willingness to work as part of a successful team is essential.

The successful applicant must be willing and able to work a flexible work pattern including

weekends, evenings, and Bank Holidays and the role has the potential to become a

full-time role.


To apply for this position, please send a completed application form and a covering letter

to In your covering letter, please explain why you

believe you would be a good fit for the role in question and why you want to join the

team. Please keep it limited to one side of A4.

The application form can be obtained on our website and:

By email: or

By telephone: 01225 704187.

If you have any questions or queries, please call Patsy Clover, Deputy Town Clerk, on

01225 704187.

Closing date 08.08.2022 at 12 noon

Interviews will be held w/c 15.08.2022

Closing Date

August 8, 2022

Date Published

July 22, 2022

£19,264 to £20,852 pro-rata