Ashwater Parish Council



Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer, Ashwater Parish Council


The Council is looking to appoint a Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer starting as soon as possible to work on average 4 hours per week paid pro rata according to the NJC pay scale which commences at £8.87 rising to £11.78 per hour according to training and experience.


The role involves advising and working with Councillors, supporting Council meetings and implementing Council decisions for which the position requires good financial, administrative, organisational, computer and communication skills. The Clerk will work from home and attend a minimum of 12 evening meetings per year in the Ashwater Parish Hall.

For further information, a full job description and an application form please email: 

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 28th July 2017. We hope to interview candidates during the first week of August 2017.




At the Annual General Meeting held on Wednesday 14th June 2017
the following names are elected members of the Parish Council  

Chair: Michael Taylor
Vice Chair:
Patrick May
Councillor: Eric Burnill
Councillor: Graham Hockin
Councillor: Peter John Jennings
Councillor: Trevor John Moon
Councillor: Steve Warring
Councillor: John Webber
Councillor: Liz Fisher

Parish Clerk: Sheila Myers                  District Councillor: Mr Zygmunt Gregorek


About the Parish Council

2016-2017 Agendas, Minutes and Finance - click here

2015-2016 Agendas, Minutes and Finance - click here 

Previous Agendas, Minutes and Finance – Click here


Ashwater Parish Council Assets - Click here


Devon County Council
Emergency Planning Newsletter - June 2015
Click here to view/download 


Parish Plan
The Parish Council has recently carried out a Village Appraisal to find out how the parishoners feel about various issues. The survey forms have been collected and analyzed. Once the document is printed, a copy will be distributed to all households.

The Parish Plan circulated at the end of 2103 is available by following the link
Ashwater Parish Plan

 The previous appraisal was carried out in 1997, and the results are available on the
Devon County Council website


Future Meetings of the Parish Council
Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month
at the Ashwater Parish Hall starting at 7.30 pm 
with the exception of December which will be held 
on the first Wednesday of each month.

All parish Council meetings are open to the public who are welcome to attend. 
Should any Parishioner wish to bring any matter to the notice of the Parish Council, 
would they let the Clerk have details seven days before the meeting


Older minutes of the Ashwater Parish Council can now be obtained
by application to the Parish Clerk.
Ashwater - Affordable Housing

Information regarding selection of occupants for the proposed development in Ashwater can be viewded by clicking below.
Please note that at present permssion has not been granted for the application.

Strategic Enablling Officers Email

Rural Housing - Ashwater