Wistaston News



Wistaston Parish Council has a vacancy for a part-time Clerk/RFO to work an average of 21 hours per week, including evening meetings as required.

The successful candidate will be the public’s primary contact for the council, carrying out tasks allocated by the council, taking minutes of meetings and maintaining the council’s accounts (Precept of £68,730 per year). Must be IT literate and conversant with Microsoft Office. Have a suitable room to work from home with space for office equipment and storage for the Council’s files. Ideally holding a Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA), or willing to achieve it after appointment. Having some knowledge of local authority and local organisations or similar administration and of managing people would be an advantage.

Starting salary is National Joint Council LC2 Spinal Column 18 £15.21 per hour increasing by one SCP each year for 5 years to SCP 23 £16.67 per hour.

For an informal chat about this vacancy, telephone Cllr. John Moore Chairman, on 01270 661924 or the Clerk on 0787605483.  To request a job description please email Mrs. Kerri Wilcox :  clerk@wistastonparishcouncil.org.uk

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter highlighting your relevant qualifications, skills and experience to:-

Mrs K Wilcox Clerk to the Council, 20, Wybunbury Road, Willaston, Nantwich, CW5 5RL


The closing date for receipt of applications is 31st August 2024.

Wistaston In Bloom Group

The Council are always seeking volunteers for our local groups, if you are interested in joining the Wistaston In Bloom group then please email the clerk on clerk@wistastonparishcouncil.org.uk

Become a Parish Councillor

The Parish Council currently has vacancies on the Council for the Wistaston Green Ward, if anyone is interested in joining the Parish Council then please contact the Clerk on clerk@wistastonparishcouncil.org.uk 

Dog Fouling

Wistaston Parish Council is looking for support in tackling dog fouling in the area! If you see any one let their dog foul and fail to pick it up please contact the Cheshire East Community Wardens on the details below

wardens@cheshireeast.gov.uk or dogwardens@cheshireeast.gov.uk or 0300 123 5021 Help us to help you!

We are committed to reducing the level of dog fouling throughout Wistaston  Dog fouling is an offence and carries a Fixed penalty notice of £80 and a maximum fine of £1000 upon conviction.

Keep Wistaston Tidy

We now have an established group of volunteers who will be litter picking in Wistaston. Should you wish to join the group please contact the Clerk.

Community Speed Watch

We are keen to restart the Community Speed Watch Group which was put on hold due to the Covid Pandemic. Should you wish to join the Group please contact the Clerk. Up to the end of September 2019 the Community Speed Watch Team have reported 220 offences with a highest recorded speed of 60 mph.

Page last modified: 01-Jul-2024
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