Office Opening Hours - Joanna Hayward December 15, 2016

Office Opening Hours

New Forest District Council have published their Christmas and New Year 2016 office opening hours –

Monday 26 December closed

Tuesday 27 December closed

Wednesday 28 December closed

Thursday 29 December open 0900-1230 hours / 1330 -1615 hours

Friday 30 December open 0900-1230 hours / 1330-1615 hours

Monday 2 January 2016 closed

NFDC Opening hours


New Milton Town Council opening hours

Monday 26 December closed

Tuesday 27 December closed

Wednesday 28 December telephone between 0900-1300 hours

Thursday 29 December telephone between 0900-1300 hours

Friday 30 December telephone between 0900-1300 hours

Monday 2 January 2017 closed

Christmas Tree drop-off points - Joanna Hayward

Christmas Tree drop-off points

New Forest District Council are arranging to collect unwanted trees after Christmas at various points throughout the district.

There will be a Christmas tree drop off point at Crossmead Avenue Car Park from Monday 2nd to Monday 9th January 2017.

Collected trees will be chipped and used as mulch.  Please remove all decorations from the tree before taking it to the collection point.

Further information about Christmas refuse and glass collection dates here Recycling and refuse over Christmas and New Year

VACANCY – Youth Co-ordinator - Joanna Hayward December 9, 2016

VACANCY – Youth Co-ordinator


Circa £ 15k pa  –  Average 22 hours per week by agreement

(3-year contract)

We are looking for an enthusiastic, empathetic team member to deliver and support Youth Service provision in the New Milton area. We strive to equip young people with the skills, knowledge and experience to recognise and achieve their full potential whilst ensuring a suitable youth facility is available for young people within the town.

Reporting to the Town Clerk, during the first twelve months the successful applicant will work with young people in the 12-19 years age range in partnership with Youth Workers, Street Pastors and the Police. Thereafter, and if appropriate you will help devise the planning, delivery and evaluation of youth activities and services as well.

Key to success will be your abilities to establish and maintain relationships with young people and work closely with them, promoting their needs in the community whilst also developing services and support to special needs groups.

To achieve these objectives you will be able to identify opportunities through establishing and developing relationships with a range of relevant agencies within the town and ensuring youth work complies with an annual business plan led by the needs of the young people.

You will also be required to assist with the development of a youth council, in association with the Town Council, which will encourage partnership working with schools, sports clubs, youth groups / organisations and other statutory agencies which when agreed will be responsible for dispersing grants to young peoples’ organisations within the town. This youth council will also have a voice on issues which affect young people in the community.

If you are interested in the above post please contact us for a Job Description and further details by calling us on 01425-619120 or download from here

Job Description – Youth Co-ordinator


Person Specification – Youth Co-ordinator

Closing date for applications 10 January 2017

Interviews to be arranged for week commencing 23 January 2017

Previous applicants need not re-apply.