The Mayor and Mayoress would like to say a huge thank you to the Prescot Festival for organising the Charity Christmas Concert and the participants for a truly amazing concert and to all who supported the event which raised a splendid £1004 for the Mayor’s Charity once again many thanks.
Dave and Jackie
The Mayor & Mayoress of Prescot
Part time Clerk of Works – a once in a lifetime opportunity to contribute to Shakespeare North Playhouse
£31,401– £33,136 per annum (pro-rata)
Two years fixed term
Shakespeare North Playhouse is an iconic new theatre and cultural centre in Prescot, Knowsley, of local, regional, national and international importance. With a year round performance programme, an exhibition centre and facilities for schools, higher education students and the wider community it will be a significant and high quality addition to the visitor offer of the region. The building itself is a blend of modern and traditional design with an historic timber framed auditorium at its heart. Knowsley Council is managing the capital build of Shakespeare North Playhouse and has appointed Kier Construction as the preferred main contractor. Shakespeare North Playhouse plans to open in early 2021.
Knowsley Council is now seeking a qualified and experienced Clerk of Works to join its Shakespeare North Programme Team. You will monitor and evaluate works on-site to ensure operations and construction works are carried out in accordance with agreed drawings and specifications and to the required quality and statutory standards.
Normal hours per week are 14.4 over 5 days but you will need to be flexible enough to vary times worked to suit the needs of the job. With a sector recognised Clerk of Works related qualification, you will be a positive person and an excellent communicator with the necessary technical knowledge and problem solving skills to assist with the resolution of on-site queries and issues.
For an informal discussion please contract Siobhan Bird, Programme Manager on 0151 443 3684.
Closing Date: Friday, 4 January 2019
How to apply:
For further details and an application pack, please visit our website at: http://www.knowsley.gov.uk/jobs/knowsley-council-vacancies.aspx
BBC Children in Need’s Rickshaw Challenge has returned for 2018, the final day of the challenge this Friday will see Team Rickshaw ride 50.94 miles, setting off from Chester before crossing the River Mersey and finishing their challenge in Salford, during the BBC Children in Need Appeal Show. The Rickshaw will passing through Prescot at between 11:30am and 12pm entering the Town via Liverpool and progressing along Derby Street and High Street before turning on to St Helens Road on its way to Salford.
The full route can be seen here: https://pudsey.viewranger.com/
Prescot Town Council are currently seeking a permanent part time caretaker cleaner on a 10 hour a week basis, there is also considerable scope for these hours to be increased to provide cover for other staff members throughout the year on an adhoc basis.
Prescot Town Council provides facilities to a diverse range of customers and in doing so it seeks to offer a friendly and professional service. Our operational staff are a vital part of that service, ensuring that customers are welcomed into a clean and hospitable environment that suits their needs.
If you are interested in the position please download the Job description and Person Specification (these can also be collected from the Town Hall or posted to your home address) to find out more call the Town Hall on 0151 426 3933 . If you would like to apply for the position please complete and return the application form to Prescot Town Hall, 1 Warrington Road, Prescot, Knowsley, L34 5QX or email it to email@example.com by 5pm Friday 16th November 2018.