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Vacancy – Routh Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

Leven Parish Council

Vacancy – Routh Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund 

The role:

A vacancy has arisen for a representative from the Parish of Leven to stand on the Routh Wind Farm Decision Making Panel. No specific skills or qualifications are required – just a desire to ensure the annual funding is spent to the greatest advantage. The representative would serve for a three-year term of office from May 2022.

Applicants must be able to attend approximately three panel meetings per year, currently held during the day. There is also an Annual Review Meeting to which members of the public are invited which is usually in the evening.

How to apply: 

An application form can be obtained from the parish clerk or by downloading from the parish council website Please complete and return the application form by email to:  or post to Leven Parish Council,                    1 Rosedale, Leven, Beverley HU17 5NE no later than 31 January 2022.

The Community Benefit Fund provides in excess of £36,000 each year for the benefit of the local community as a result of the planning approval for the Routh Wind Farm. The objectives of the fund are to promote charitable, educational, community, environmental, energy efficiency, and general community schemes or projects for the benefit of the public living in the East Riding of Yorkshire with a preference for appropriate schemes or projects within the proximity of the Wind Farm.

Routh Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund Application form