Clerk to the Trustees of the Henry Duke of Cleveland Almshouses, Staindrop

A terrace of 12 Victorian Almshouses is owned by the Henry Duke of Cleveland registered charity. Due to the retirement of the previous clerk, the Trustees seek to recruit a successor.

The role of clerk is to provide professional administrative support and advice to the chairman and trustees, to ensure the charity operates properly, and to make proper arrangements for repairs and maintenance as appropriate.

The role would best suit a person with secretarial experience, financial acumen, basic ICT skills, and with some knowledge of the operation of registered charities.

For a full job description please email staindropalmshouses@gmail.com. For any further details, or an informal chat, contact Ed Chicken on 01833660203 or 07841674937.

The Almshouses Association is a useful source of reference for general information.(www.almshouses.org) This is a part time role, requiring attendance at, and servicing of Trustee meetings which generally take place no more than quarterly. Up to £3000 is payable, with the postholder being self employed. Applications by way of CV should be sent to staindropalmshouses@gmail.com by July 23