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 Job Vacancies

“Chippenham Town Council is an ambitious and progressive council, CTC’s ambition and innovation abounds” LGA Corporate Peer Challenge 2019.

Chippenham Town Council is one of the largest councils in the town and parish sector, we have a revenue budget of c£4m and 75 staff working across several locations in the town. We have an inspiring four year Corporate Strategic Plan to take us through to 2022 and beyond.

Chippenham Town Council is committed to equality of opportunity and actively welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We offer good benefits including a generous pension and free staff parking where available.

Corporate Strategic Plan 2018-2022

Annual Report 2018-2019

LGA Peer Review Report

Tier 1, 2 and 3 staff structure


When applying for a job with us you have two options.

Option 1: You can send us the Contact Details Form, alongside your CV with a covering letter explaining why you would be the ideal candidate for the role and how your skills, qualifications and experience meet the criteria.
Contact Details form

Option 2:
Send us the completed Application Form: Application Form

You can email your application to recruitment@chippenham.gov.uk or call us on 01249 446699 if you require more information.


Groundsperson, Stanley Park Sports Ground
Salary up to £20,903

We require a Groundsperson to carry out all routine tasks of grounds work, horticulture and other operational activities at our award winning facility,  Stanley Park Sports Ground.

Reporting to the Head of Leisure Services, the role will support an existing team with an all year round maintenance programme. This can be physical and challenging work in all weathers, so flexibility is key. A driving licence is required.

If you are service driven with a proactive and positive approach then we would like to hear from you.

If you would like an informal discussion about this role, please call our Head of Leisure Services, Paul Harvey on 01249 463905, or email recruitment@chippenham.gov.uk.

Read the job description HERE

Closing date: Friday 5 March 2021