Kendal Town Council

Christmas Lights Tender

Applicants are invited to tender for the Town Council’s Christmas Lights contract, which will run from 1 July 2021.  The contract will be for a three-year agreement, with an option to extend for a further two years.

Closing date: 4pm on 13th April 2021.

For further details please follow this link.

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New Vacancy – Finance and Administration Officer

Kendal Town Council is seeking a motivated and flexible self-starter to join their small team. You’ll be the key financial person, reporting to the Town Clerk. You’ll have an excellent command of bookkeeping, some knowledge of local authorities and be able to work on your own and as part of a team. You’ll be making payments, banking, compiling reports for budgeting and audit and bringing your attention to detail to bear on all the council’s financial activities. It will help if you know your way around Sage, but can think on your feet and cope with new systems.


24 hours per week, Monday to Friday. Some evenings may be required. Some flexible working is possible.


Central Kendal, Cumbria


NJC SCP 17-24 (new scale). Currently £23,836 – £27,905 pro rata. Local government pension scheme.

To read the full job description please follow this link.

To download the application form please follow this link. Please note CVs will not be considered.

Please send your completed application form to

Or Town Clerk, Kendal Town Council, Town Hall, Kendal, LA9 4DQ.

Closing date: 12 noon, 1 March 2021