Hunstanton Town Council has a vacancy for a Town Councillor.
Mr, Mrs or Ms Right will need the following:
Communication Skills - good listener, responds to e-mails sent by the clerk, open to new ideas, computer literate and willing to work electronically
Personal Qualities - honest, decent, confident, visionary, forward thinking, proactive, strategic, flexible, respectful of professional knowledge and objectivity of officers, leadership, supportive, polite, patient but tenacious and a good sense of humour!
Commitment - prepared for meetings, team player, punctual, available and accessible for scheduled and ad hoc meetings, takes role seriously, willing to participate, interested, enthusiastic and with a positive outlook
Knowledge - understands council's strategy, knows financial rules and regs, understands roles and responsibilities of officers and councillors, knows that the council is an employer, understands council's powers, willing to learn and develop, undertake training and understands the Code of Conduct
Communitarian - passionate about the community, focused on the whole community and not a single issue
Basics - stays awake in meetings, has respect for personal space, treats others with dignity, has reasonable and respectful dress standards for council meetings and who gives the meeting their full attention!
Could this be you? You might not have all the above but training and guidance is always available.
Posted: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 16:34 by Jan Roomes