Vacancy for Parish Clerk/RFO

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Application form

Job Description

Loughton & Great Holm Parish Council are seeking a Parish Clerk / Responsible Financial Officer

The role is 37 hours a week with a salary range of NJC spinal column points SCP 30-31 (27,905 – £28,785 per year depending on experience) plus local government pension scheme. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual; with integrity, diplomacy when dealing with people, and strong organisational skills.

Working from home, you will be responsible for all aspects of finance and administration of the Parish Council, providing advice and implementing decisions, managing community services and projects and a small part-time team of 2.

Ideally you will be a qualified clerk or prepared to study for and attain the CiLCA qualification and able to demonstrate good knowledge of local government procedures, finance and law, with the ability to work independently and effectively with good IT skills.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 3rd October 2019

Interviews: Friday 11th October.

Completed job applications (see the link at the top of the page) should be returned to:

Councillor Peter Todd, Chair of Loughton & Great Holm Parish Council

Telephone: 07824437466 




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Great Holm Community Centre is available to hire for parties, baby showers, and all special occasions. Loughton & Great Holm Parish Council residents who hire the hall are entitled to reduced charges (must provide proof of address to qualify).

Main hall holds up to 50 people standing or 30 seated.

Access from main hall to outdoor patio.

Additional small hall.

Fully equipped kitchen

Disabled toilet and baby changing room

Availability: Mainly Saturdays, Friday evenings and Sunday evenings.

To hire the centre, email Natasha Cheriyan, Premises Assistant for Loughton & Great Holm Parish Council at: or telephone: 07895 596398. We need your full name, address, contact phone number, date & time required, type of event and numbers attending. We look forward to hearing from you.


Great Holm Advent Windows

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Thames Valley Police Community Forum 28/11/19

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Calling all residents of Oxley Park, Oakhill, Shenley Wood, Shenley Church End, Medbourne, Grange Farm, Crownhill, Loughton and Great Holm.

Your Opinions Matter so Make Them Count!

You are invited to join your Local Policing Team to set your local priorities. Get involved or just come along and see what it is all about,

28th November

The Loughton Pavilion, Linceslade Grove, Loughton MK5 8DLDoors open at 6:30pm when beverages and cakes will be available to purchase from the Grumpy Cook, meeting to commence at 7.00pm

If you can’t make it but wish to have your say please email,

Mark it “Loughton Park Community Forum”



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Grants available for residents of Loughton and Great Holm

The Trustees of the above named charity will be meeting shortly.

The trustees are required to apply part of the charity’s annual income to persons (or groups) resident in the Parish of Loughton & Great Holm who are in conditions of need, hardship or distress.

Anyone eligible and wishing to apply for a grant should write to the Clerk to the Trustees at the address below by Wednesday, 4th December, 2019.

Mr R. Blackburn, Clerk to the Trustees

5 Edgecote

Great Holm, Milton Keynes


If you wish to enquire about eligibility please telephone 01908 568624


Firework Extravaganza

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Loughton School Parents, Teachers and Students Association Presents on

Friday 8th November 2019

Gates open 6pm Fireworks start 7.30pm

Hot Dogs, Drinks, Soup, Popcorn, glow items

Bring a re-useable cup for a price discount on your soup or hot drink and help reduce our plastic usage


Litter Pick 26/10/19

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 Loughton & Great Holm Neighbourhood Action Group

LITTER PICK on  Saturday 26th October 2019

                      10.00am to 12 noon


Start at either: Great Holm Community Centre car park


Loughton Sports Pavilion car park 

Litter picks, gloves, vest & bags supplied.  Just turn up, weather permitting


Fireworks Frighten Horses

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Fireworks may frighten horses…

If you’re local to the Ride High Equestrian Centre (Loughton, Milton Keynes) and planning a fireworks display, even if it’s just a few fireworks in your back garden, please do give us a call on 01908 666 434 to let us know, many thanks.
#loveMK #loveponies #fireworks


School Lane, Loughton closure 24-26th September 19 between 9.30am-4.30pm

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Under section 14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 The Council of the Borough of Milton Keynes (School Lane, Loughton) has given notice of a road traffic order for the temporary closure of School Lane, Loughton .

The closure will be from the junction with Church St to the junction with Leys Rd adjacent to the river bridge.

The closure is for work to be undertaken on dangerous trees.


Opening event for the Pavilion, Loughton

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Loughton and Great Holm Parish Council are pleased to announce the official opening of the Grumpy Cook Café at the Pavilion, Linceslade Grove, Loughton

12.00 noon on Tuesday 13th August

Following an extensive refurbishment, the new café at the Pavilion, Linceslade Grove, Loughton will be formally opened by the Chair of Loughton and Great Holm Parish Council, Councillor Peter Todd

MKPA free play session from 2.00pm -4.30pm

One free tea or coffee on production of a residents-only leaflet all day