Job Vacancies 

The following post is available with immediate effect



Clerk to the Governing Body

Hours: 70 per annum approx, term time only, to be reviewed annually.

Hourly Rate: £14.28

Starting date: with immediate effect upon appointment (daytime and evening appointments – already planned for 2017/18)


We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated individual as Clerk to our Governors, preferably with proven experience of providing a professional clerking service to a governing body. Duties of the role include working closely with the Headteacher and Chair to prepare and distribute the agendas with supporting documentation for Governing Body meetings and sub-committee meetings, taking accurate minutes of those meetings and providing professional advice and support to the Governing Body.

You will be joining a committed and supportive team, both the Governing body and School staff. The successful candidate will be supported in their new role by the Chair of Governors, Headteacher and existing Senior Leadership team will be given a full induction.

Application packs, including the Clerking Competency Framework, can be obtained from the HR Administrator, please email or the pack can be downloaded below


Completed forms should be returned to the address above by 9am on 24th November 2017. Meetings with the Headteacher and Chair of Governors will be held in the week beginning 27th November 2017.


This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants to posts that are exempted from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service before the appointment is confirmed.

Application Form

Job Description

Personnel Specification

Clerking Competency Framework