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The Great Storm - 30 years on

The Great Storm - 30 years on

Posted: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 20:00 by Parish Admin

"The storm was literally a wind of change. Until then, the thinking had been that forests were stable ecosystems. We now realise that woods are actually more characterised by instability and unpredictability." woodland ecologist George Peterken.

Congratulations to the Parish Award and Trophy Winners 2018!

Congratulations to the Parish Award and Trophy Winners 2018!

Posted: Mon, 25 Jun 2018 20:00 by Parish Admin

Big Coombe Challenge Plate: Winner - Penny Haynes, for her work in the community for Our Place Wye and the Patient Participation Group; David Marriott Trophy for Young Endeavour: Winner - Conrad Bills, for tending of vegetable beds at Lady Joanna Thornhill School; Wye Parish Council PC Challenge Cup: The Long Cup, Winners - Wye Level Crossing Keepers, for helping to keep Wye moving! (collected by Nick Wellington, image right, (Crossing Keeper Manager at South Eastern) Wye Gala Week: Winners - Michael and Wendy Barnes, for their work to maintain and preserve the Wye Crown; Kent Association of Local Councils Award: Winner - Penny Haynes, a framed certificate for her work in improving the lives of members of the Wye community; Special Award £50 cheque for a pupil of Wye School who is raising money to finance attendance of himself and others at the 24th Scouts Jamboree in U.S.A. in 2019. As the Scotton Cup for the environment is in need of repair, it has not been presented in 2018.

Responsible Finance Officer / Deputy Clerk £19,446 - £26,470 depending on qualifications and experience

Responsible Finance Officer / Deputy Clerk £19,446 - £26,470 depending on qualifications and experience

Posted: Mon, 25 Jun 2018 14:16 by Parish Admin

Wye with Hinxhill Parish Council is seeking a Responsible Finance Officer / Deputy Clerk. This is a part-time post (10-12 hours per week). The position requires an individual with strong organisational and inter-personal skills, who has broad experience in an accounts and business management environment. As a minimum, applicants need to be proficient in book keeping and IT. Direct experience of using accounting software packages is desirable, but full specialist training and support will be provided. More »

Closing date for applications: Monday 9th July, 11.00AM

Based in the Parish Council office in Briar Close, with flexibility for working from home, this post provides an opportunity for a finance officer to serve the Parish Council. The Responsible Finance Officer (RFO) will be responsible for the Council's financial transactions and records, and the careful and transparent administration of its finances.

NJC pay scale SCP 19 £19,446 – SCP 29 £26,470 (pro rata, dependent on qualifications and experience)

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