Current Vacancies



YAXLEY PARISH COUNCIL is currently recruiting for a Grounds Maintenance Operative to join the team.

This is a full time position undertaking a variety of duties to maintain the Parish Council’s land and property to a high standard including:

  • Preparation of sports pitches including the marking out, cutting, re-seeding, spiking out etc;
  • Litter picking and maintenance of the Parish Council’s parks and open space;
  • The collection and disposal of items of rubbish from litter bins on areas within the Parish Councils control;
  • Opening and closing of facilities; and
  • Grass cutting using ride-on mowers, pedestrian mowers and strimmers.

Candidates must be prepared to work in all weathers, be able to take and understand clear instructions and complete physical tasks unsupervised, whilst maintaining safe working practices. Full clean driving licence is essential, on the job training will be given.

Salary – £18,759 to £21,547 depending on age and experience.

For an informal discussion and/or an application form please contact Helen Taylor – Clerk to Yaxley Parish Council on 01733 241958. Closing date 8th August 2022.


£9.53 – £9.62 – wage dependant on age and experience.

YAXLEY PARISH COUNCIL is currently recruiting for a relief cleaner to join the team. Applications are invited from self-motivated individuals who can provide cleaning services for the Parish Council’s facilities on a relief basis to cover for holiday and sickness absence. Duties will include a range of cleaning activities including using machines and equipment as necessary. The role will include the occasional opening up of the halls and 3G pitch which will involve evening and possibly weekends, for which additional payments will be made. As this is a relief post hours of work will be as and when required and may be at short notice. To start with regular hours on a Monday will be available the timings of which can be flexible so long as they work around regular hirers.

For an informal discussion about the above post please contact Helen Taylor, Clerk to Yaxley Parish Council Tel: (01733) 241958.