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Vacancy for Parish Councillor

Following a resignation there is now a vacancy on Farington Parish Council, Central Ward. The Parish Council is now able to co-opt a new member to fill that vacancy. If you like to be involved in your local community, then this is your opportunity to put yourself forward without the need to go through a formal election process.

If you are interested in this role or need any further information please contact Lisa Burton, Clerk to Farington Parish Council either via email clerk@farington-pc.gov.uk or by telephone 01772 304841.

Anyone interested in the vacancy is asked to submit a brief application, of around 250 words, about themselves and why they would like to become a Parish Councillor.
This should ideally include your work experience, the length of time you have lived in or had connections with the area, any existing local memberships and a brief outline of any skills that you might be able to bring to the Council.
This information needs to be submitted to the Clerk by Monday 22nd November 2021 and the information you provide will be circulated to the Parish Council.

You will also need to attend the Parish Council meeting on Monday 6th December at 7.00pm. At the meeting the Parish Council will ask you to give a brief verbal presentation about yourself, lasting for a maximum of three minutes, followed by any questions. There will also be an opportunity for you to also ask any further questions about the role.

Parish Council Vacancy Co-opt Dec 21