Ringwood Town Council

Organisation and Staff

There is a small team of staff employed by Ringwood Town Council. Please find further details and contact information below.


Chris Wilkins

Chris Wilkins

Job Role:  Town Clerk
Job Description:  Overall responsibility for advice to councillors, implementing decisions and effective management of the Council and health and safety.
E-mail address: chris.wilkins@ringwood.gov.uk
Telephone: 01425 484720

Jo Hurd

Jo Hurd

Job Role:  Deputy Town Clerk
Job Description:  Deputises for the Town Clerk. Specific responsibility for planning and staff/councillor training.
E-mail address: jo.hurd@ringwood.gov.uk
Telephone: 01425 484721

 

Rory Fitzgerald

Rory Fitzgerald

Job Role:  Finance Manager
Job Description:  Responsible for complete financial management.
E-mail address: rory.fitzgerald@ringwood.gov.uk
Telephone: 01425 484723

 

Alyson Greenfield

Alyson Greenfield

Job Role:  Finance Officer
Job Description:  Assists the Finance Manager in carrying out the financial function of the Council.
E-mail address: alyson.greenfield@ringwood.gov.uk
Telephone: 01425 473883

 

Nicki Vodden

Nicki Vodden

Job Role:  Office Manager and Meetings Administrator
Job Description:  Manages the Town Council office, co-ordinates committee meetings, prepares agenda papers and records minutes. 
E-mail address: nicola.vodden@ringwood.gov.uk 
Telephone: 01425 484722

 

Samantha Bracher

Samantha Bracher

Job Role:  Office Administrator / Information Officer
Job Description:  Provides administrative support to the Council, PA to the Town Mayor and deal with customer enquiries about Council services.
E-mail address: sam.bracher@ringwood.gov.uk
Telephone: 01425 473883

 

Lisa Austin, Samantha Bracher and Helen Short

Lisa Austin, Samantha Bracher and Helen Short

Job Role:  Information Officers
Job Description:  Provides customer advice and information on services provided by the Town, District and County Councils.
E-mail address: town.council@ringwood.gov.uk
Telephone: 01425 473883

 

Kelvin Wentworth

Kelvin Wentworth

Job Role:  Grounds Foreman
Job Description:  Manages ground maintenance arrangements.
Contact via the Gateway office

 

Stephen Smith, Paul Ventham, Barnaby Gilpin and Duncan

Stephen Smith, Paul Ventham, Barnaby Gilpin and Duncan

Job Role:  Grounds Team
Job Description:  Carry out maintenance of playing fields (including some school & club contracts), open spaces, allotments, Ringwood cemetery and the closed churchyard.

 

Charmaine Bennett

Charmaine Bennett

Job Role:  Carvers Clubhouse Manager and Events Manager
Job Description:  Manages Carvers Clubhouse and the cafe team. Also Events Manager.
E-mail address: charmaine.bennett@ringwood.gov.uk
Telephone: 01425 501309

 

Gail Adams and Sue Rogers

Gail Adams and Sue Rogers

Job Role:  Carvers Café Supervisors

Seasonal Visitor Information Centre Staff

Seasonal Visitor Information Centre Staff

Job Description:  At weekends in the summer provide visitor advice and information to tourists and residents.


VACANCY

WEEKEND CAFÉ SUPERVISOR 9.45am to 5.15pm Saturdays and 10.45am to 3.15pm Sundays and additional hours in school holidays. Occasional weekday cover ideal.

We are looking for an experienced individual(s) to work with the existing team to run the Café at Carvers Clubhouse at the weekend. Carvers Clubhouse is a small and friendly community centre in Ringwood, built for the enjoyment of children and young people in the town.

The successful candidate(s) will need to have a flexible, proactive and hands on approach, be able to prepare and deliver all items on the menu, and create a welcoming environment for all.

Opening hours are Saturday 10-5 and Sunday 11-3. The candidate will need to ideally be able to cover additional shifts during school holidays.

To apply please complete the application form below.    The closing date for applications is 11am Friday 11 March.

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check.

For an informal discussion, contact Charmaine Bennett on charmaine.bennett@ringwood.gov.uk.

Application Form 

Job Description and Person Specification

 

Call Ringwood Town Council On 01425 473883

or visit our offices at Ringwood Gateway

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Ringwood Town Council News

Queen's Jubilee Beacon Choir

06

May

Queen's Jubilee Beacon Choir

To coincide with the Jubilee Beacon that is being lit at St Peter & St Paul in Ringwood on the evening of Thursday June 2nd, there will be a performance of a special song written for the event – ‘A Life Lived With Grace’ (you can listen to it here https://youtu.be/vAN5hBizADs with words on the screen).

Ringwood Events to reduce single-use plastic

04

May

Ringwood Events to reduce single-use plastic

Ringwood Town Council is delighted to announce that, thanks to generous sponsorship from local company Comax UK, reusable glasses will be used at the ‘Party in the Park’ event to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee on Sunday 5th June 2022. These will then be available for use at other events in the future, such as the Pedal Car Grand Prix, Carnival, Fireworks and Winter Wanderland.

Planning Application 21/11723 - development of land at Moortown Lane

07

Apr

Planning Application 21/11723 - development of land at Moortown Lane

There will be a virtual Extraordinary Meeting of the Planning, Town & Environment Committee at 7.00pm on Wednesday 13th April to consider a draft response to Planning Application 21/11723 for development of land at Moortown Lane.