It is the duty of the Parochial Church Council (PCC) to consult on matters of general concern and importance in the parish. An important position within the Council is the PCC Secretary, elected by parish members at the Annual Meeting.
The PCC Secretary is responsible for sending out notices of meetings in good time, preparing reports for meetings and keeping the minutes. They are also expected to deal with correspondence, keep a check on the parish diary, remain up-to-date with what is going on in the parish, and be able to brief the Chair of the PCC.
The role ensures the smooth running of the PCC and demands good organisational skills and an efficient nature.
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