Vacancy – Administrative Assistant


ACTUAL SALARY: £11.59 per hour (SCP 7) 

Pencoed Town Council is seeking to appoint an Administrative Assistant to join a small team, led by the Town Clerk.   

Working from the Council’s Office, located in Salem Chapel Vestry, Coychurch Road, the job holder will support the Clerk with the effective running of the Council and its facilities. 

Candidates will need to have a positive, flexible attitude, be able to meet deadlines whilst balancing priorities, be self-motivated, be community-minded and deal empathetically with members of the public in representing the Town Council.  

The role requires good numeracy/literacy skills together with competent IT skills.  Ideally, applicants will have experience in administration management in a local government environment and knowledge of local government law and procedures.  It is essential that the successful candidate has the willingness to pursue ongoing training opportunities. 

Hours of work will be on set weekdays (to be agreed upon with the successful candidate) as well as regular evening work   

For further details on the post, the full job description and the application form, please e-mail

This advertisement will continue until a suitable candidate is appointed.

Coed Iestyn Woods

A Public notice has been displayed at the entrance to Coed Iestyn Woods indicating that The Town Council has closed the woods to the public for Health and Safety reasons.

Council Accounts 2021/22

The external audit  was completed on 9th March 2023 in respect of  the Town council Accounts for 2021/22 . They are  now on the Website under the appropriate heading 

Councillors’ Emails


From Friday the 24th March 2023 the email addresses listed for contacting councillors have been withdrawn until further notice.

If you need to contact a particular councillor you can either use the telephone number listed or via the town clerk.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused