Thursday, 5 April 2012

Elect to join council’s elections staff

Make your efforts count towards local democracy by joining Leeds City Council’s elections staff for this year’s elections.

Temporary paid opportunities are available for poll clerks to work at polling stations for the local elections and mayoral referendum on Thursday May 3, and for counting assistants to verify and count votes the following day, Friday May 4.

You have to be aged over 18 to apply and you can find full details and download an application form here on the council’s website: employment at Leeds elections Alternatively, you can call 0113- 395 2858 or email electors@leeds.gov.uk

If you are eligible to vote but have not got round to registering this year, the deadline to do so or to apply for a postal vote is April 18.

Further information about this year’s elections in Leeds can be found at www.leeds.gov.uk/elections


For media enquiries please contact:
Donna Cox, Leeds City Council press office (0113) 224 3335
e-mail: donna.cox@leeds.gov.uk

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