Preston under Scar

Preston-under-Scar is a village  in the Richmondshire district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 2 miles (3 km) west of Leyburn. Village population is approximately 120.



The post is part-time and salaried. In addition to the usual duties of providing administrative support to the Council, the post holder will act as Financial Officer and have responsibility for maintaining the cemetery records. The Council meets some 10 times a year and the hours are variable, but will be in the region of 15 hours a month with remuneration in accordance with NALC approved pay scales.

An ability to work from home by computer and with internet access, is essential.

Ideally the appointee will be qualified to at least ILCA , level 2, although applications from those with clerking experience and from anyone with good office administration and computing skills will be considered.

For further details please contact Mr David Brooks,


or any other member of the Parish Council