Help needed for Local elections on 6th May

There are a range of temporary posts still available to assist with the election - before, on and after election day.

It’s a great way for people to see local democracy in action and make some extra money for summer.

To help you to help us, a jpeg has been attached to this email which you could use to promote the message on local social media posts.

Roles and rates of Pay

  • Presiding Officer - £292.16 (includes training & mileage allowance)
  • Poll Clerk - £196.80 (includes training & mileage allowance)
  • Postal Vote Opening Assistant - Day £10.30 per hour. Evening £12.88 per hour.
  • Verification Assistant - £18.26 per hour
  • Count Assistant - £12.56 per hour

No qualifications are needed but those applying must be over 18. Full training and support will be given.

To find out more about the roles and how to apply go to

With best regards,

NCC Communications Team