Welcome to the Horndean Parish Council Website

Casual Vacancy Notice

Please click here for details

Councillor Casual Vacancy Notice

Estate Warden Job Vacancy

Horndean Parish Council – Estate Warden.                     £18,241 pa.


Horndean Parish Council is responsible for managing and maintaining 60 hectares of public land. We are currently recruiting a permanent full time member of staff, with grounds maintenance experience. The majority of the land is managed for nature conservation and public access, including four Local Nature Reserves and one Site of Special Scientific Interest. The remaining area includes parks, flower beds, play areas, sports facilities and amenity grassland, all of which are highly valued by local residents.

Duties associated with the role will include tree and hedge maintenance, re-stocking and managing shrub/flower beds, as well as other routine grounds maintenance tasks. The role includes the management of the nature reserves with brush cutting, scrub clearance and larger tree maintenance.

We are looking for applicants who possess a practical skills base, be physically capable of undertaking all duties connected with the role and be able to work effectively, either using your own initiative or within a team.  The post holder will take pride in their work, completing tasks to a high standard and hold a full driving licence.

Ideal applicant will be a good communicator and have in-depth knowledge of nature conservation and countryside management, as well as experience of managing public amenity areas.

Closing date for Applications: Friday 24th November 2017 (No CV’s will be accepted, application form only).

Interview date: Week commencing Monday 4th December 2017.

Click here for Job Description

Click here for Person Specification

Click here for Application Form

LGBCE Review of East Hampshire - Draft Recommendations


Local Government Boundary Commission - East Hampshire residents have your say on new ward boundaries.

Boundary Draft Recommendation                    East Hampshire Electoral Review Poster


Draft recommendations on the new electoral arrangements for East Hampshire District Council have been published, and there is now a 10 week public  consultation period which will end on the 11 December 2017.


The proposals are significant in respect of the Parish of Horndean and therefore it is important to be aware of the of the contents of the attached report, as the consultation is open to anyone who wants to have their say on new council wards, ward boundaries and ward names across East Hampshire.


For further local information please follow the below link: https://horndeanmatters.com/

The full recommendations and detailed interactive maps are available on the Commission’s website at: consultation.lgbce.org.uk and www.lgbce.org.uk.

Hard copies of the Commission’s report and maps will also be available to view at council buildings.


The Commission wants to hear as much evidence as possible to develop final recommendations for East Hampshire. If you would like to make a submission to the Commission, please write or email as detailed below by 11 December 2017:


The Review Officer (East Hampshire)

Local Government Boundary Commission for England 14th floor, Millbank Tower London SW1P 4QP

Email: reviews@lgbce.org.uk

Follow on Twitter @LGBCE

Have your say directly through the Commission’s consultation portal: https://consultation.lgbce.org.uk/node/9704


Link to the dedicated web page for the East Hampshire electoral review: www.lgbce.org.uk/current-reviews/south-east/hampshire/east-Hampshire


The matter will be discussed at the next Parish Council meeting of Horndean on Monday 23rd October, to which members of the public are welcome to attend.


Header Image