We currently have the following vacancy:

Clerk to Governors

Salary Scale: Grade 4 Point 09 - 12 from £17,419 - £19,430 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.

You will

  • 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.

Closing date for applications is 9:00 a.m., Thursday 22nd March

Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 26th March

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Any offer of employment will be subject to an enhanced background check by the Disclosure and Barring Service, employment references and medical clearance

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