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Hartford Parish Council

Serving the people of Hartford

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Hartford PC: The Clerk

Welcome to the Hartford Parish Council website

Hartford Parish Council provides your local services. We strive to make Hartford a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Find local groups and businesses in our community directory. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for.

Hartford Parish Council meet every second Monday of the month at 7.15pm at Hartford Village Hall, 244 Chester Road, CW8 1LW with the exception of August. Residents are very welcome to attend and the public open forum takes place from 7.15pm when residents are invited to address Councillors on matters of concern.

Hartford News is the official newsletter of Hartford Parish Council, published ten times each year.

Hartford Parish Council Business Plan

Hartford Parish Council has approved the Business Plan and it is available here to download.

Click on the link below

Hartford Neighbourhood Plan is 'made'

At the Cabinet Meeting held by Cheshire West and Chester Council on June 8th 2016 it was unanimously resolved to 'make' the neighbourhood plan.

The neighbourhood plan will form part of the statutory development plan for the neighbourhood area and will be used in making decisions on planning applications.

Latest News

Vacancy for part-time Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 11:34 by The Clerk

VACANCY FOR PART-TIME HARTFORD PARISH COUNCIL CLERK AND RESPONSIBLE FINANCIAL OFFICER [RFO]

SALARY: SUBJECT TO EXPERIENCE AND RELEVANT QUALIFICATIONS – FROM NJC SCALE POINT LC2 26 -32 [£23,166 - £28,203 pro rata]

HOURS OF WORK: AVERAGE OF 15 HOURS PER WEEK

Applications are invited for the position of Parish Clerk for Hartford Parish Council. The members of Hartford Parish Council are extremely committed and we are looking for a person who will assist us in continuing to provide a high quality service to the people of Hartford. This is a varied and stimulating post, which will involve some regular evening meetings. It would ideally suit a candidate with previous experience of working in Local Government or in a equivalent role. However, full training will be provided to the successful
candidate, who will be expected to obtain suitable qualifications in Local Council Administration. More »

The successful candidate will primarily work from an office at Hartford Village Hall, which is equipped with super-fast Broadband internet and this location will be the primary point of contact for the Parish Council. He/she will be responsible for the day-to-day running of the Parish Council's services. Main duties will include the preparation of agendas and minutes for the various Council meetings and will also involve maintaining the Council's accounts, including preparing them for setting the budget and independent auditing. The role will also involve liaising with members of the public and various local organisations.

The post requires candidates to have an excellent track record in administration, financial accounting procedures, project and event management and strategic thinking. The person appointed will have good computer and website management skills. He/she will be expected to advise the council in ensuring that statutory and other provisions governing or affecting the running of the Council are observed.

Closing date for applications 31st January 2018.

To apply, please download and read the draft job description (subject to being finalised by the full council), sending your CV with covering letter to Martin Llewellyn whose email address is: docmblpc@btinternet.com

Parish Council Meeting 8th January 2018

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 09:03 by The Clerk

The agenda for the next Parish Council Meeting has been published and is available in the Documents section of the website.

The meeting will take place from 7.15pm at Hartford Village Hall, 244 Chester Road. Members of the public are very welcome to attend.

Christmas recycling guide

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:08 by Jo O'Donoghue

Cheshire West and Chester Council has produced a recycling guide with times and dates.

Click on the link below to view.