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Clerk to Governors Vacancy

Salary: Grade 6 - £2609.02 – 2768.74 pa. Permanent position

Hours: 4.84 hours per week, 52 weeks per year (251.68 hours per annum)

The Governing Body is seeking to employ a Clerk to the Governors who is professional, personable and efficient with a genuine interest and preferably some experience in school governance.

Candidates will need excellent administrative and communication skills, with the experience of minute taking. The will also need excellent IT skills, (be confident in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and email) and have access to a computer and the internet at home. They must also have a positive attitude to personal development and training and have a flexible approach to working hours.

Responsibilities will include working effectively with the Chair of Governors, Headteacher and other governors to secure the continuity of the governing body business and to advise on procedural and legislative matters to ensure the Governing Body works to the legal framework. An understanding of confidentiality is essential for this role. Tasks include the preparation and circulation of papers, attendance at meetings and minute taking and keeping up to date with current educational developments and legislation affecting school governance.

In return, we can offer a working environment where everyone is committed to excellence and continuous improvement and the support of a friendly team of staff and governors. This school is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

This council and its schools recruit according to the council’s Safer Recruitment policy and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

An application pack can be downloaded from the school’s website. Completed applications should be returned to the school marked for the attention of the Headteacher. Please return completed applications to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Closing date: Noon on Monday 7th September 2020

Interviews : Friday 11th September 2020

Start Date : ASAP

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