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Pine Grove, TN6 1DH
Crowborough,
East Sussex,
info@crowboroughtowncouncil.gov.uk 01892 652907
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Staff & Vacancies

Crowborough Town Council employs office staff and a grounds team.  For details of the current Council Staff Team, see below.  For details of any opportunities to join our team, scroll down to our vacancies section.

TOWN CLERK – Caroline Miles


Overall management of the running of the Town Council’s business

Guides the Town Council on policy, legal and procedural issues

Manages Town Council staff and external contractors

Responsible for agendas and minutes for meetings of the Council and its committees, and for the preparation of reports

Working Hours:  Full time - Monday to Friday

DEPUTY TOWN CLERK – Melanie Street


To support the Town Clerk in the running of the Town Council's business

To manage the Council's cemeteries

To manage the Council's allotment sites

Working Hours: Monday to Wednesday, 9am-5pm

RESPONSIBLE FINANCIAL OFFICER – Karen Whiley


Responsible for ensuring that the Council complies with current financial legislation

Responsible for the preparation of the Budget and the Precept request

Keeps the Council’s accounts and prepares records for audit and VAT purposes

Working Hours: 2 days per week (days vary)

OPERATIONS MANAGER – Peter Cunnington


Responsible for the operational management of the council’s buildings, recreation grounds, allotments, cemeteries and other open spaces

Responsible for the management of the external workforce

Responsible for planned maintenance work for all the council premises. To respond to urgent issues involving council premises

Responsible for health and safety inspections and annual servicing of equipment and ensuring all statutory elements of health and safety are complied with.

Responsible for ensuring the council’s vehicles, plant, yard and equipment are kept in good working condition

Working Hours: Full time – Monday to Friday

FACILITIES OFFICER – Lisa Gibson


Deals with the upkeep of the council’s premises and equipment.

Organises planned and impromptu maintenance of council premises and equipment.

Provides administrative support to the Operations Manager.

Working Hours - Full Time - Monday - Friday

FINANCE ADMINISTRATOR – Zoe-Marie Rabson-Alves


Daily administration of the Council’s finances.
Administration of supplier’s invoices, processing the bacs for payment, raising invoices, entering receipts, bank reconciliation.
Bookings Officer for Council facilities.

Working Hours: Monday to Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 9am-4:30pm

ALLOTMENTS AND CEMETERIES OFFICER – Clair Gilbert


Administration of the Council’s cemeteries

Administration of the Council’s allotment sites

Working Hours: Monday and Tuesday 9am-5pm

ALLOTMENTS AND CEMETERIES OFFICER – Claire Campbell


Administration of the Council’s cemeteries

Administration of the Council’s allotment sites

Working Hours: Wednesdays and Thursdays 9am-5pm, Fridays 9am-4.30pm

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT OFFICER – Karen Wiles


First point of contact for enquiries.

Website and social media administration.

Working hours Monday to Friday 9.30am-1.30pm

EVENTS MANAGER – Mia Kelly


Organises and manages the council's events

Working hours Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 9am-4.30pm

MINUTE-TAKING ADMINISTRATOR – Tracie White


To produce agendas for Environment and Planning & Development Committees.

To attend Environment and Planning & Development Committee meetings and produce minutes of the meetings.

To maintain the Council's Schedule of Resolutions

Working Hours: Monday and Tuesday 9.30am to 1.00pm
Wednesday 9:30am to 5pm

In addition, the Council also employs:


HEAD GROUNDS PERSON - who manages/leads the grounds team on a daily basis.

GROUND STAFF AND RANGER – who carry out the daily operations tasks around the town and keep the Council’s grounds and nature reserves looking fantastic

ENVIRONMENT WARDEN – who helps to keep the town clean and litter-free

CARETAKER – who takes care of some council buildings

Pleas click here to view our latest vacancies.