ASSISTANTS are being sought to help push up standards within Colchester Council.

The authority is looking to appoint two, unpaid, independent persons to assist the work of its standard’s committee.

Candidates must have analytical minds, tactful with good interpersonal skills and able to make clear and reasoned decisions.

They will be appointed for a four year term and would ideally have a respected profile within the community he deadline for applications is March 22, 2013.

For more information contact Andrew Weavers, the council’s monitoring officer on 01206 282213, or visit