London Borough of Croydon

We are always looking to recruit staff to assist at the elections and during annual canvass. If you are interested, please read the relevant job decription and person specification available in the download section below. You can apply online or complete and email a copy of the 'staff application form' to


Duties include:

  • Poll clerk - election day 6.15am - 10pm, plus training beforehand
  • Presiding officer - election day 6.15am - 10pm, plus a training session beforehand
  • Counting assistants - during the day or overnight depending on the election
  • Electoral registration canvasser - predominantly evening and weekend work in the Autumn, usually between September-early November



Staffing electoral

020 8726 6300
Address Line:

Electoral Services

The Town Hall

Katharine Street



Office hours are 9am to 5pm


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