The Council currently employs a total of seven full time and part time staff – three work in administration and five in park and grounds maintenance. The administration of the Council is carried out by a qualified Town Clerk (Lynda Walker) who is appointed by the Council. The Town Clerk must carry out all the functions required by law as the Town Council’s Proper Officer and issue all statutory notifications.
Lynda Walker (Town Clerk) is supported by the Responsible Finance Officer (Catherine Parker), who is responsible for general and financial administration, the third member of the office team is Wendy Lerigo the Administration & Finance Assistant.
The Parks Manager, Christine Fawcett, is assisted by Assistant Parks Manager, James Hewitt, is four gardening and grounds maintenance staff – Peter Towers, Stephen Cammack, Kevin Gibbons and Sarah Pickett – who look after Fitz, Hope and Wivell Parks and the Townsfield.