We would like to welcome you to the Cottingham Parish Council website and we hope that you will find it very useful and informative about our Village.
The Parish Council was established in May 1999 and has 11 elected councillors. We hope that this Website will provide useful information and further enhance communication between Cottingham Parish Council and the residents of Cottingham. The whole purpose of the Parish Council is to safeguard the well-being of Cottingham and of its residents. If you have any issues or concerns about anything affecting the village please do not hesitate to contact the Parish Council Office.
The Parish Council is made up of a number of committees. The work of these committees is supported through the dedicated work of voluntary groups, residents and outside support agencies and organisations.
Cottingham Parish Council Offices, Market Green.
VACANCY FOR CLERK & RESPONSIBLE FINANCIAL OFFICER
Cottingham Parish Council is seeking a Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer. The position is 100 hours per four-week period over Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday each week. Attendance at evening meetings and events, along with 1 or 2 weekend community events are a requirement of the job. The salary is £27,282 pro rata.
The successful applicant will need to manage a budget, motivate and manage staff, act as principal advisor to the council and link effectively with external partners and the community. You will already hold ILCA (Introduction to Local Council Administration) or be prepared to undertake the qualification. Experience is preferred but not essential.
Please click here for application form and click here for more information. Alternatively please contact the Clerk/Deputy Clerk for an application form and details at the Parish Council Office on 01482 847623 or email on firstname.lastname@example.org.
CLOSING DATE IS 12 NOON ON THURSDAY 26 JANUARY 2017
PLEASE HAVE A LOOK AT THE "LATEST NEWS" PAGE FOR UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION ABOUT WHAT IS HAPPENING IN THE VILLAGE.
The Parish Council has eight Notice Boards sited at strategic locations around the Village on which posters are displayed giving details of events which are being held as well as information about clubs, societies and groups which operate within the Village.
These Display Boards can be found at: Market Green; Outside the Co-op: West Green, Eppleworth Road; Green Lane (near the Castle Green shops); The Parkway (near the bus shelter); Station Road and the junction of Bricknell Avenue/Hull Road.
The Boards are updated on a fortnightly basis.
Christmas Treasure Hunt
Cottingham Parish Council will be holding a FREE children's Treasure Hunt and activities on Sunday 11 December 2016 from 3.00pm to 6.00pm. Come along to the Civic Hall and collect the clues, then proceed to find the 'treasures' around the village. The first 250 forms returned will have a Christmas treat. You are then welcome to stay with us and let the children join in Christmas activities, listening to a live band, whilst enjoying some festive refreshments. We look forward to seeing you there!!
Should you wish to speak to a Parish Councillor about any issues, the contact details are displayed in the noticeboards around the village or see the page "Councillors" under "Parish Council News" on this website.
You can also contact our Parish Clerk, Mrs Jo Sims, or our Deputy Clerk, Mrs. Tina White at:
The Parish Council Office, 9 The Cottages, Market Green, Cottingham, East Yorkshire HU16 5QG
or on Tel. No. 01482 847623
or by e-mail by using the form on the "Contact Us" page
The Parish Council Offices are open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11am to 3pm.
More information about to Cottingham can be found by visiting the East Riding of Yorkshire Council website. To find out more information about any of the services provided by your local Council, simply contact 01482 887700 and ask for the service you require.
Alternatively why not visit your local East Riding of Yorkshire Council Customer Service Centre which can be found to the rear of the Civic Hall, Market Green, Cottingham, HU16 5QG
Tel: 01482 393939
Fax: 01482 393425
Customer Service Centre Opening Times:
Monday to Thursday: 9.00am- 5.00pm
and Friday: 9.00 am - 4.30pm
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This website was last updated on Wednesday 5 October 2016