HEDON TOWN COUNCIL is advertising for an individual of “dignified bearing” to take on the ancient role of Mace Bearer and Toast Master.
The post is being re-advertised and is prompted by the retirement of the current Sergeant at Mace, Dave Young.
The advert reads:
Hedon Town Council
Mace Bearer/Toast Master
due to the retirement of the Incumbent
The successful applicant should have a dignified bearing and have a pride in the town of Hedon, be able to carry the historic Mace and accompany the Mayor of Hedon on civic occasions throughout the year and also act as toastmaster at council functions.
Robes and hat will be supplied.
This is an ancient position OF CONSIDERABLE DISTINCTION FOR WHICH AN HONORARIUM IS PAID.
Anyone interested in this prestigious position should write in the first instance enclosing brief details of experience to:-
The Town Clerk Hedon Town Council Town Hall St Augustine’s Gate HEDON HU12 8EX
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (closing date Friday 10th July 2015)