Staff & Recruitment

The Town Clerk Julie Hawkins, is the executive officer for the Town Council leading a team of operational and administrative staff consisting of a Deputy Town Clerk, a Responsible Finance Officer and an Office Manager. Seven permanent outside grounds and maintenance staff including a Works Manager maintain the land and buildings owned by the Town Council.

Current Career Opportunities

HORTICULTURAL GROUNDS PERSON

We are looking for a highly motivated full time Horticultural Grounds Person to work on a variety of sites throughout the town. Experience of working in a similar environment including tractor and ride-on mowing skills is desirable along with high standards of workmanship.

A full UK driving licence is required

Further information available via:

  • Telephone: 01747 823588
  • Email: gtc@gillinghamdorset-tc.gov.uk

Meet the Team

Julie Hawkins

Julie Hawkins

Town Clerk

Clare Ratcliffe

Clare Ratcliffe

Deputy Town Clerk

Debra Edwards

Debra Edwards

Responsible Financial Officer

Jill Ezzard

Jill Ezzard

Office Manager / Mayors Executive Assistant

Simon Dobie

Simon Dobie

Works Manager

Martin Down

Martin Down

Deputy Works Manager

Tony Fripp

Tony Fripp

Horticultural Grounds Person

Matthew Underwood

Matthew Underwood

Horticultural Grounds Person

Joshua Suter

Joshua Suter

Horticultural Grounds Person

George Alford

George Alford

Horticultural Grounds Person

Jon Matthews

Jon Matthews

Horticultural Grounds Person

George Cadman

George Cadman

Town Orderly

Gillingham Town Council
Gillingham Town Council