Melton Borough Council

Get involved in standards in local democracy

Published Monday, 13th February 2017

The Council is seeking to appoint two independent Persons

Interested individuals are invited to help promote high standards of conduct amongst Councillors and Parish Councillors of the Borough.

Melton Borough Council is seeking to appoint two ‘Independent Persons.’  The role involves being consulted about complaints against Borough and Parish Councillors and includes the possibility of sitting on panels regarding Chief Officers’ employment.

The appointment attracts an allowance of £467 per year and expenses will be paid.  Training will be available to successful applicants.

Councillor Pru Chandler, Chair of the Governance Committee, said

‘This is an exciting opportunity for interested people to help in ensuring high standards of conduct are maintained in local democracy.’

Closing date for applications is Noon, Friday 17 March 2017.  For further information