Ditchling Parish Council

Serving the Ditchling Community


 Next Parish Meeting & Venue 

The next Special Parish Council Meeting will be held at 7.30 pm on Monday, 12th November in lower hall, Ditchling Village Hall.



Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer to the Parish Council

Salary £15 per hour plus Local Government Pension Scheme [ equivalent to £18 per hour in total ]

Hours of work will be 25 hours per week to include evening meetings
Place of work:  The Parish Office, Ditchling [ with the opportunity to work part of the time from home ]

Ditchling Parish Council wishes to appoint a Clerk to an interesting and demanding position working closely with the Council to secure its aims and objectives and oversee community projects. An Assistant Clerk is also employed for 8 hours per week.

The successful applicant will have to demonstrate drive, determination, administrative experience, IT, organisational & inter-personal skills, and have knowledge of local government at parish council level.

To download an application pack including a Person Specification, Job Description & Application Form please visit the job vacancies page at www.sussexalc.org.uk Please note that CVs alone will not be accepted and applicants must complete and return an application form to Sussex & Surrey Associations of Local Councils to apply.


1) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT A casual vacancy exists in the Office of Councillor for Ditchling Parish Council due to the resignation of Councillor Samantha Keeley
2) A by-election to fill the vacancy will be held if, within 14 days (excluding Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays) TEN electors of the electoral area give notice in writing claiming such an election to the Chief Executive, Lewes District Council, Southover House, Southover Road, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 1AB. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
3) If no such notice is given the Parish Council shall fill the vacancy by co-option.

Dated: 9th October 2018


Signed: .M Warner
Parish Clerk

Parish Office
Ditchling Village Hall
Lewes Road
East Sussex
RH16 2SX
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Ditchling Parish Council