Skipton Town Council


37 hours a week


37 hours per week, with some flexibility available

A permanent full-time post of Clerk to the Council. The successful candidate will have good organisational skills, be able to communicate effectively with members of the public, councillors and local government officers, attend evening meetings, work unsupervised, attend training as required and be computer literate.

The successful candidate will have completed ILCA and be CILCA Qualified.

For further information and an application pack please contact Clerk to the Council, Town Hall, High Street, Skipton, BD23 1FD. Tel: 01756 700553 or email

Closing date for applications: 12 noon 27th January 2021
Interviews to be held week commencing 1st February 2021

How To Apply

To apply for any of the above positions, you should read the advertisement and job description carefully to ensure that you understand the role you are applying for and your potential suitability for it.

ALL applications MUST be made on the Council's standard application form which can be viewed or downloaded below.

If you would like a copy of the form in MS Word format, please contact the office on (01756) 700553 or alternatively you can email: We will be happy to email you a copy.

In completing the application form, it is recommended that you read carefully the accompanying 'notes on completion'.

Skipton Town Council Application Form

Notes on completing the Application Form

Chief Officer Job Description

If you have any questions regarding the process, please contact the Council on (01756) 700553