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The Parish of Carn Brea, also know as the electoral area of Illogan South, lies between Redruth Town and Camborne Town and is made up by the areas of Pool, East Hill, Illogan Highway, West Tolgus, Barncoose, Carn Brea Village, Piece, Carnkie, Tregajorran, Treskillard, Four Lanes and Pencoys and part of Brea.

Staff Vacancy
Carn Brea Parish Council seeks a suitable and adaptable individual to work at Treloweth Community Hall, Pool on behalf of the Parish Council in the role of:-
Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer
This is a full-time position (37 hours per week).
(Part time would be considered (minimum of 25 hours required).
Salary £32,910.00 - £35,745.00 based on SCP 29 - 32
(Previous Applicants Need Not Apply)
A job description and person specification are available below but the overall responsibilities are:
  • You will have a statutory duty to carry out all the functions of the role required by law.
  • You will be wholly responsible for ensuring the instructions of the Council in connection with its functions as a local authority are carried out.
  • You will be accountable to the Council for the effective management of all of its resources and report as and when required.
  • You will be responsible for all the financial records of the Council and the proper administration of its finances.
  • Line manager of a small team of employees.
Carn Brea Parish Council do not accept CV's. Download the Application Pack (Application Form [Word], Application Form [PDF], Job Spec, Person Spec, Guidance Notes) or request one by contacting the Acting Clerk/RFO:-
Tel.no: 01209 313014
Email: clerk@carnbreaparishcouncil.gov.uk
Closing date for applications is 14th February 2022
Interviews will be week beginning 28th February 2022
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Councillor Vacancy
Pool Ward

Notice is hereby given

pursuant to Section 89 (6) of the Local Government Act 1972 that 4 Casual Vacancy exists for the Pool Ward of Carn Brea Parish Council.

The Parish Council must now co-opt a suitably qualified person to serve as Councillor for the aforementioned Ward. You can live anywhere in Carn Brea Parish to apply for these vacancies.

Any person wishing to be considered for c-option should in the first instance, contact the Clerk & Proper Officer of Carn Brea Parish Council to obtain a co-option eligibility form.
You must satisfy the following criteria:
  • Be at least 18 years of age on the day you are co-opted
  • Be a British citizen, a qualifying citizen of a Commonwealth country, a citizen of the Irish Republic or a citizen of another member state of the European Union

You must also meet at least one of the four following qualifications on the day you are co-opted:
  • Be registered as a local government elector for Carn Brea parish
  • Have occupied as owner or tenant any land or premises in Carn Brea Parish during the whole of the 12 months before the day you are co-opted
  • Have had your main or only place of work during the last 12 months in the local authority area in which you are standing
  • Have lived in the parish of Carn Brea or within three miles (4.8 kilometres) of the parish during the whole of the last 12 months.

You may not be able to become a Councillor if you:
  • Hold a paid office, or other place of profit, of the Council
  • If you have been declared bankrupt within 12 months
  • If you have been imprisoned for 3 months or more within the last 5 years
  • If you have been convicted of any offences involving corrupt or illegal practices
  • If you have been convicted for failure to register or declare disclosable interests

The closing date for the receipt of applications 17th January 2022
Miss. Sarah-Jane Noakes
Treloweth Community Hall
Moorfield Road, Pool
Carn Brea, Redruth
Cornwall, TR15 3QB
Tel.no: 01209 313014
Email: clerk@carnbreaparishcouncil.gov.uk
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Barncoose Ward
The Parish Council must now co-opt a suitably qualified person to serve as Councillor for the aforementioned Ward. You can live anywhere in Carn Brea Parish to apply for these vacancies.
Any person wishing to be considered for c-option should in the first instance, contact the Clerk & Proper Officer of Carn Brea Parish Council to obtain a co-option eligibility form.
You must satisfy the following criteria:
  • Be at least 18 years of age on the day you are co-opted
  • Be a British citizen, a qualifying citizen of a Commonwealth country, a citizen of the Irish Republic or a citizen of another member state of the European Union
You must also meet at least one of the four following qualifications on the day you are co-opted:
  • Be registered as a local government elector for Carn Brea parish
  • Have occupied as owner or tenant any land or premises in Carn Brea Parish during the whole of the 12 months before the day you are co-opted
  • Have had your main or only place of work during the last 12 months in the local authority area in which you are standing
  • Have lived in the parish of Carn Brea or within three miles (4.8 kilometres) of the parish during the whole of the last 12 months.
You may not be able to become a Councillor if you:
  • Hold a paid office, or other place of profit, of the Council
  • If you have been declared bankrupt within 12 months
  • If you have been imprisoned for 3 months or more within the last 5 years
  • If you have been convicted of any offences involving corrupt or illegal practices
  • If you have been convicted for failure to register or declare disclosable interests
The closing date for the receipt of applications 11th February 2022
Miss. Sarah-Jane Noakes
Treloweth Community Hall
Moorfield Road, Pool
Carn Brea, Redruth
Cornwall, TR15 3QB
Tel.no: 01209 313014
Email: clerk@carnbreaparishcouncil.gov.uk
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CARN BREA PARISH COUNCIL - FOUR LANES WARD
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that due to the resignation of Neil Williams, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the above Parish Council.

If by 1 February, 2022 (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday and Bank Holidays, after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing (by hand or post) to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors for the said Parish Ward, an election will be held to fill the said vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.

If an election is called, it will take place not later than 5 April, 2022.

Dated 12 January, 2022
Kate Kennally
Returning Officer
Electoral Services
3rd Floor, South Wing
County Hall
Treyew Road
Truro
TR1 3AY

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Tenders

Carn Brea Parish Council would like to invite you to supply quotations regarding 3 separate Contracts.

 

Cutting of Carn Brea Parish Designated Rights of Way
The Contract will commence on 1st April 2022 and expire on 31st March 2023.
If the contract has been carried out to the satisfaction of the Parish Council and the contractor is agreeable, the contract may be renewed for a further three years
subject to an annual review.

Closing date for Tenders: 4th February 2022.

 

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Grass Cutting
The Contract will commence on 1st April 2022 and will expire on 31st March 2023. If the contract has been carried out to the satisfaction of the Parish Council and the contractor is agreeable, the contract may be renewed for a further period of 1 year.

Closing date for Tenders: 7th February 2022

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Weed Treatment
The Contract will commence on 1st April 2022 and will expire on 31st March 2023.

Closing date for Tenders: 28th February 2022.

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For further information and an application pack for any of these tenders please contact:
Sarah-Jane Noakes
Acting Clerk/RFO
Treloweth Community Hall
Moorfield Road
Pool, Carn Brea
TR15 3QB

Tel: 01209 313014
Email: clerk@carnbreaparishcouncil.gov.uk

 

Climate Change
Carn Brea Parish Council have declared a Climate Emergency and recognise the need to make changes to their own practises. We will also work to support others to make changes which will help to reduce carbon emissions, tackle climate change and protect our environment.

Carn Brea Parish Council are part of the Camborne, Pool, lllogan and Redruth Climate Change Network where we are represented by Cllr. Bob Drew.