£1038 - £1080
Part time

Clerk to Governors

Wool CE VA Primary School

Clerk to Governors required to start September 2019.

2.5 hours per week (Permanent Term time only; 38 working weeks per year)

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic clerk to our Governing body. This flexible part-time role involves working closely with the Headteacher and Chair to ensure the smooth and effective running of the governors.

The successful applicant will:

  • Have excellent administrative, ICT and literacy skills
  • Be organised, resourceful and respect confidentiality when necessary
  • Be able to work flexible hours; attending governing body meetings (which can include evenings) • Be self-motivated and willing to attend training and development

Your responsibilities will include

  • Advising the Governance on legislation, procedure and best practice
  • Facilitating the effective administration of meetings
  • Maintaining an accurate and concise record of Governor business
  • Managing a record of Governor membership, training and interests
  • Undertaking appropriate and regular training for personal development
  • Additional duties as required including election of parent and staff members

Knowledge of how schools and governing bodies operate would be an advantage along with previous experience of similar work. Experience of minute taking is essential.

Hours are related to governor meetings, which may include evenings, with flexibility in hours for work relating to the organisation of governance.

Wool CE VA Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

We value the diversity of our workforce and welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

The pro rata salary shown is based on the number of hours and weeks worked and paid annual leave entitlement for an employee under 5 years’ service. 

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Closing Date
Fri 14 Jun 19

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