We currently have the following vacancy:

Clerk to Governors

Salary Scale: Grade 4 Point 09 - 12 from £18,319 - £20,334 pa - pro rata

This is a permanent part-time post equating to 1.98 hours per week - 52 weeks per year.

The Clerk will be accountable to the Governing Body, working effectively with them; the Chair of Governors and Headteacher.  The Clerk’s main role is to provide professional clerking services to the governing body and its committees.

Key tasks will require you to:

  • Be able to take accurate minutes from your own notes to then produce well-presented minutes for    distribution
  • Collate and distribute agendas and associated paperwork in advance of meetings
  • Be available to take minutes at all meetings throughout the year, minimum 6 meetings per year.  Meetings will normally take place in the evenings
  • Provide procedural and legal advice and guidance
  • Attend relevant training events directed by the Governing Body

Experience is desirable but not essential as training will be provided. Candidates should be competent in the use of a word processor, email and internet and have access to a computer.

You should have an interest in education, be tactful, reliable and have a good sense of humour.  The successful candidate must follow school procedures regarding confidentiality and act in a professional manner at all times with regards to information disclosed during the meetings.

Please Note: Lincolnshire County Council Governor Services are proposing to revise the Clerk to Governors’ job description and are in a period of consultation.  The core tasks of the post will remain the same.

An Application Form is available below.

Closing date for applications is Midday, Thursday 11th October 2018

Interviews will be held on Thursday 18th October 2018

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check with Children’s Barred List check. Suitable references will be required. References will be taken prior to interview.

Application Form