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.


Vacancies

Visitor Information Manager and Assistant
6 hours a week, Saturdays from Easter to mid-September

Following a 2-year break, the Council will once again be operating a Visitor Information service from Ringwood Gateway on Saturdays throughout the holiday season.

We are looking for both a Visitor Information Manager and Assistant to work with a team of volunteers to provide a range of tourist information to members of the public.  Applicants should have excellent communication skills and a good knowledge of Ringwood and the surrouding area.

Closing date for applications is Friday 11th February 2022.

If you are interested in joining the team of volunteers that support the service, please get in touch.  Hours are flexible and all that's required is a passion for Ringwood and a friendly and helpful nature.

For an informal discussion, please contact Jo Hurd on 01425 484721 or email jo.hurd@ringwood.gov.uk 

Visitor Information Manager: Job Description and Person Specification
Visitor Information Assistant: Job Description and Person Specification
Application Form for both roles

Call Ringwood Town Council On 01425 473883

or visit our offices at Ringwood Gateway

Keep up to date with what's happening in your town

Ringwood Town Council News

Vacancies - Tourist Information Service

24

Jan

Vacancies - Tourist Information Service

Following a 2-year break, the Council will once again be operating a Visitor Information service from Ringwood Gateway on Saturdays throughout the holiday season (Easter to mid-September).

We are looking for both a Visitor Information Manager and Assistant to work with a team of volunteers to provide a range of tourist information to members of the public. 

A31 Ringwood Bridge Replacement and Widening Scheme

18

Jan

A31 Ringwood Bridge Replacement and Widening Scheme

National Highways is undertaking works to widen the westbound carriageway of the A31 to three lanes between Ringwood town centre and the B3081 Verwood Underpass, and to replace the road bridges over the River Avon and Bickerley Millstream.

Read on for further information.

Ringwood Gateway Christmas Opening Hours

23

Dec

Ringwood Gateway Christmas Opening Hours

Ringwood Gateway will be closed from 4pm on Friday 24 December until 9am on Wednesday 5 January. We wish you all a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy & Healthy New Year.