Aberystwyth Council


Vacancies in the Council


Job Description

Equal Opportunities Form

Application Form


Grade/Salary:          LC2 (SCP 26) £23,398 pro rata

(subject to qualifications and experience)


Hours:                       30 hours per week

Based at:                  Town Council office, 11 Baker St, Aberystwyth SY23 2BJ

CLOSING DATE :   12pm 16 October 2018

Welsh is essential for this post.

Aberystwyth Town Council is seeking to appoint a Deputy Town Clerk/ Deputy RFO who will be responsible for a wide range of administrative and financial functions in support of the work of the Town Council. The position has come about as a result of increased workload and responsibilities for the Town Council.

Working from the Town Council’s offices in the centre of Aberystwyth applicants should be able to demonstrate that they have experience of administrative management; an ability to understand local government law and procedure; financial management knowledge; the capacity to cover the role of the Town Clerk/RFO in her absence; excellent IT skills; and a willingness to pursue ongoing training opportunities. The weekly hours will be worked Monday to Thursday and frequent Monday evenings.

For further details of the postn please e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / 01970 624761. CVs will not be accepted.


Links to major employers are as follows: -

Aberystwyth University

The University regularly advertise vacanies in both their service section such as in their libraries etc as well in their academic section such as research and teaching.

National Library of Wales

The National Library is based entirely in Aberystwyth as stated in the Royal Charter that incorporates the organisation.

Mudiad Meithrin

The Mudiad is based in Aberystwyth but many of their roles are based in areas such as Rhondda Cynon Taf and Newtown (Montgomeryshire).

Ceredigion County Council

The County Council runs many services in Aberystwyth and around the County such as education (both lifelong learning and schools), public libraries and highway maintenance.


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