Part time (25 hours per week)
Craven District Council is a small but progressive council based in Skipton, North Yorkshire with a focus on providing quality services to the local communities. The Council has made significant progress over the last few years, delivering savings and improving financial stability, whilst still maintaining high quality services.
Applications are invited for the post of a part time Democratic Services and Scrutiny Manager.
As well as being responsible for the operations within the team, the Democratic Services and Scrutiny Manager will be responsible for the provision of committee and member services.
An excellent knowledge and understanding of how local authorities work, how they make decisions and the issues, legislation and statutory obligations which affect the Service is required.
A detailed knowledge of the local government democratic processes particularly in relation to the operation of Council, Policy, Overview and Scrutiny and the regulatory committees is an essential requirement of the post.
For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Guy Close, Democratic Services Manager on 01756 706226, email GClose@cravendc.gov.uk