JOB VACANCY: TOWN CLERK / RESPONSIBLE FINANCIAL OFFICER 

Salary (within SCP Grades 38 – 47) £41,881 – £52,843 p.a.Subject to experience and qualificationsFull-time (37 hours per week)Closing date for applications – Friday 14th October 2022 Somerton Town Council is seeking to appoint a new Town Clark with Responsible Financial Officer duties. Somerton is an historic market town in the county of Somerset, with a population of just over … Read More

JOB VACANCY: Finance Officer

Job Description: Finance OfficerClosing date for applications 7th October 2022 Grade: Competitive – dependant on experience. Pro rata, Local Government Pension Scheme.Hours of Work: 16 hours per week, between Monday and Friday, working hours are office- based location – Edgar Hall. Attendance of evening meetings and some weekend work maybe required.Leave Entitlement: 22 days per annum, two statutory days plus … Read More

NHS Somerset Public Campaign

Social Media and Printed Resources Social Media Suggested text Image to Download Choose Well The NHS is here for you when you need it. Help us to help you by choosing well this summer. If you need urgent medical help and you’re not sure where to go, think NHS 111 first. #ChooseWell #Somerset #Summer Download here 111 First ☀️If you … Read More

Rural Affairs Unit

EXTRAORDINARY RURAL AFFAIRS FORUM – June 2022 Concerns for increased farm thefts We are aware there has been a concerned and perceived fear of an increase in theft of fertiliser nationally since the conflict in Ukraine. The Avon and Somerset Rural Affairs Unit would like to reassure our rural communities that, at this time, we have had no significant increase … Read More

Beacon lighting event

Thursday 2nd June at the Recreation Ground
6pm until 10:30pm
Beacon lighting at 9:45pm

WALK IN ONLY EVENT.
VEHICLE ACCESS FOR BLUE BADGE HOLDERS via LANGPORT ROAD ENTRANCE

Calling all community heroes

As a result of the uncontested election, there are three vacancies on Somerton Town Council that can be filled by co-option, at the Annual Town Council meeting on 10th May 2022. For more details about how you can join in and make a difference in the Somerton area as a councillor, please contact the Town Council offices 01458 272236, and … Read More

VACANCY: PROJECT AND COMMUNICATION OFFICER

Part time Project and Communication Officer vacancy at Somerton Town Council. 15 hours per week (mainly over 2 days, however there is the need for flexibility in support of the Council, with occasional evening and weekend work required).  Leave entitlement 22 days per annum plus 2 statutory days and bank holidays (pro rata) and Local Government Pension Scheme. The person … Read More

Eat the egg – Recycle the packaging

No yolk: your Easter days and waste Thanks to the new Recycle More service, most Easter egg packaging can be recycled kerbside or at any recycle site. Flatten card and put it in your black recycle box, scrunch aluminium foil and add to the Bright Blue Bag with clear plastic egg moulds. Sweet and chocolate bar wrappers, plastic bags and … Read More