Work during an election

You can apply to work on election day!

A number of positions are available, for example Presiding Officers, Poll Clerks and Counting Staff.

No experience is necessary for some positions but to apply for a Presiding Officer position you need previous experience as a Poll Clerk.

The fees paid for these positions varies depending upon the type of election (Parliamentary, Parish or Local).

To apply please complete one of the job application forms below and return it via email to .

Application forms 


Elections Office
Oldham Council
West Street
Oldham, OL1 1UL
Tel 0161 770 4718