Paddock Wood Town Council OfficeThe Council employs a full time Clerk, a part time Deputy Clerk and a part time administrative assistant. They are based at the Town Council offices in The Podmore Building, St Andrews Recreation Ground.

Also employed is a full time Estates Manager, and two full time ground staff who work 8 – 4 pm and are based at the Memorial Recreation Ground. New workshops were built in 2007.

Two casual members of staff are also employed, one to clean and look after the Day Centre and the other locks the gates at the Memorial Recreation Ground and Foal Hurst Wood each week day.

The Clerk is the Proper Officer of the Council and the Responsible Financial Officer. The Deputy Clerk is the Cemetery Clerk and, also administers the Planning Committee. She will take over in the Clerk’s absence.