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All Saints Academy, Dunstable

  • Type of school: Secondary
  • Address: Houghton Road, , Dunbstable, England, Bedfordshire, LU5 5AB
  • Local Authority: Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Contact Name: David Fraser
  • Email Address: dfraser@asadunstable.org
  • Telephone: 01582 619700
Details

A governance professional is required as Clerk to the Governing Body of our single Academy Trust.
The successful candidate can be contracted as a service provider or employed directly. Salary and hours to be agreed depending on contractual arrangements.
The role involves: provision of expert governance support; advice on current and emerging regulations and good practice; and, proactive management of governance activity to ensure that the work of the Governing Body is efficient, effective and compliant.
You will work closely with the Chair of Governors, the Chair of the Leadership & Management Committee (Finance) and Executive Principal, and will also provide full administrative support at full Governors' meetings (usually 5), Leadership and Management Committee meetings (every half term), in addition to the AGM, which normally follows a FGB meeting. There will be a requirement for additional ad hoc meetings. Meetings will usually be in person at the Academy, but might be held on line.
A new Clerk is required by January 2022, but an earlier start would be desirable to enable handover with the current Clerk, who is retiring.
Please contact David Fraser, Chair of Governors, by email, or phone the school office on the number provided to register an interest or find out more.

Closing date 31.10.2021

Badgemore Primary School

  • Type of school: Primary, Maintained
  • Address: Hop Gardens, Henley on Thames, England, Oxfordshire, RG9 2HL
  • Local Authority: Oxfordshire County Council
  • Contact Name: Helen Turnell
  • Email Address: sbm@badgemore.oxon.sch.uk
  • Telephone: 01491575665
Details

Pay range: G7:13-17 £11.73 - £12.69 per hour (depending on experience)
Approximately 110 hours/year, term time only
Home-based with some evening work required
Badgemore Primary School is a caring, vibrant community Forest School committed to providing a value-based curriculum that inspires and nurtures children to aspire and strive for excellence both academically and personally. We are particularly proud of our woodland area, which provides many opportunities for outdoor learning.
Our Clerk is responsible for supporting the Governing Board of our School. The current Governing Board consists of 13 members and operates on a 3-committee model with five (5) full board meetings and twelve (12) committee meetings per year. Meetings are usually held in the evening at School.
The Clerk we are looking for to be part of the Badgemore team will have:
• Good listening skills
• Ability to work independently
• Good English, maths and computer skills
• Good and efficient administrative skills
We offer:• An exciting opportunity to be part of a school committed to its community
• An inclusive, nurturing ethos
• Supportive and committed governors and parents
• Dedicated, friendly and welcoming staff
• Commitment to your own CPD

Closing date 11.11.2021

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Bracknell Forest Council

  • Type of school: Primary
  • Address: 1 Market Place, Bracknell, England, Berkshire, RG12 1JD
  • Local Authority: Bracknell Forest Borough Council
  • Contact Name: Rachel Clayton
  • Email Address: rachel.clayton@bracknell-forest.gov.uk
  • Telephone: 01344 354069
Details

We are looking to help 3 schools recruit an experienced Clerk to Governors. All three are primary schools. Two maintained schools and one Local Governing Body. We are a small local authority with 39 schools. The local authority offer clerk induction, briefings and training to support new Clerks. If you feel you are able support one, two or all three please do get in contact.

Brentford School for Girls

  • Type of school: Secondary
  • Address: 5 Boston Manor Road, Brentford, England, London, TW8 0PG
  • Local Authority: Hounslow Borough Council
  • Contact Name: Terri George
  • Email Address: tgeorge@brentford.hounslow.sch.uk
  • Telephone: 07956433355
Details

Required as soon as possible. We want to appoint someone with good administrative and computer skills who could provide administrative support for Governors meetings and manage communications
during term time. Meetings are held on Thursday evenings. The job requires attendance at meetings, 1 on site and 3 virtual per term, the taking of minutes and writing them up. The post holder would also be required to manage our cloud space and ensure all papers are uploaded and shared.
The job would be particularly suitable for someone looking for part time work, much of which can be done from home and at times to suit you. The post is paid at a competitive hourly rate. If you are interested in applying or would like to find out more details please contact our Chair - tgeorge@brentford.hounslow.sch.uk or call 07956 433355.

Closing date: 30.10.21

Concordia Multi Academy Trust

  • Type of school: Primary
  • Address: Wolverham Primary and Nursery School, Ellesmere Port, England, Cheshire, Ch65 5AT
  • Local Authority: Cheshire West and Chester Council
  • Contact Name: Simon Faircloth
  • Email Address: coo@concordiamat.co.uk
  • Telephone: 00000000000
Details

We are a four Academy MAT operating three schools and Ellesmere Port and one in Bebington.

We are looking to appoint a Clerk for our Board of Trustee meetings which occur 8 times per year.
Separately to appoint a Clerk for our Local Governing Body meetings which we have 25 per year.

The successful candidate can be contracted as a service provider or employed directly. Salary and hours to be agreed depending on contractual arrangements.

We are looking for someone who has experience as a Clerk, has undergone training and keeps up to date with professional updates. The Clerking should be completed in person at our meetings.

For further information please contact me on the details above.

Closing date: 31.12.2021

Dame Ellen Pinsent School

  • Type of school: Primary
  • Address: Dame Ellen Pinsent School, Ardencote Road, Birmingham, England, West Midlands, B13 0RW
  • Local Authority: Birmingham City Council
  • Contact Name: Andy Punch
  • Email Address: a.punch@deps.ac
  • Telephone: 0121675248
Details

Dame Ellen Pinsent Special School are looking for a Clerk to Governors
Salary is a Birmingham Grade 3 Role (FTE 20,903-27,041); hours are approximately 15 per term and meetings are mostly on Mondays
Job Purpose
To provide administrative assistance to the School’s Governing Body in one or more of the following areas:
• Administrative and organisational support
• Preparation of agendas and minutes
• Record keeping
• Giving procedural and legislative advice

Governing Body Meetings
• Attend and minute 5 full Governing Body, 10 committee meetings per academic year, type up minutes from 2 curriculum committee meetings
• Prepare and circulate agenda via Governors section of the School Website prior to all meetings
• Prepare and circulate minutes via Governors section of the School Website following all meetings
• Provide updates on any relevant legislative changes
• Maintain governor meeting attendance records

General duties
• Advise on upcoming expiry of a governor’s term of office
• Ensure DBS checks are carried out by the school
• Annually collate register of business interest for all governors
• Ensure NGA and DfE websites have up to date information on all governors
• Ensure school website governor information is up to date
• Act as administrator for Governors section of the School Website
• Maintain up to date records of names, addresses, term of office and category of governors
• Maintain up to date terms of reference for all committees
• Maintain archiving requirements
• Clerk any statutory appeal committees or panels
• Undertake appropriate and regular training as necessary
Link with school regarding policy schedule and reviews

Closing date: 12.11.2021

Application Form Supporting Document

Estuaries Multi Academy Trust

  • Type of school: Primary, Secondary
  • Address: Old Exeter Road, Newton Abbot, England, Devon, TQ12 2NF
  • Local Authority: Devon County Council
  • Contact Name: Charlotte Butcher
  • Email Address: hr@estuaries.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01626 367335
Details

Clerk to Governors

Local Academy Committee

Estuaries Trust is seeking a Clerk to the Governors for three of the schools within our Trust, Newton Abbot College, Dawlish College and Starcross Primary School. We welcome applications to Clerk for one, two or all three of the Local Academy Committees.

The breakdown of hours is:

Dawlish College – 190 hours per annum (5 hours a week), 38 weeks a year

Newton Abbot College – 190 hours per annum (5 hours a week), 38 weeks a year

Starcross Primary School – 152 hours per annum (4 hours a week), 38 weeks a year

The postholder will be responsible for providing advice and guidance to the Local Academy Committee (LAC) on governance, constitutional and procedural matters by ensuring compliance with the Trust’s Scheme of Delegation, other relevant polices and structures.

The postholder will be responsible to the Chair of the LAC and will contribute towards the efficient functioning of the LAC and its committees by providing:
• Effective administrative and organisational support.
• Facilitate effective and efficient meetings, advising and guiding on procedural matters relating to compliance to ensure that the LAC works within the appropriate legal and regulatory framework.
• Manage information effectively in accordance with legal requirements observing confidentiality where necessary.
• Work in a team with the Trust and Academy Clerks to ensure consistently excellent practice and communication between the Trust Board and the Local Academy Committees.

The successful candidate will be:

• Highly organised, reliable, flexible and self-motivated.
• A good communicator.
• Impartial.

All Estuaries Trust schools form a wider family with a vision of inspiring excellence through collaboration.
Estuaries Trust is an inspiring place to work with staff who are dedicated to increasing opportunities, maximising outcomes and improving the life chances of all pupils and families that we serve, and to nurture, develop and grow the talent of staff.

The application form can be downloaded from our website https://www.estuaries.co.uk/vacancies and completed applications should be sent via email to: hr@estuaries.co.uk

Closing date: Sunday 7th November 2021 at noon

Interview date: To be confirmed

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff to share this commitment. If successful, you will undergo Disclosure and Barring Service and employment checks.
 

Application Form Supporting Document

Harborne Academy

  • Type of school: Secondary, Academy
  • Address: Harborne Academy,, Harborne Road,, Birmingham,, Birmingham, England, West Midlands, B153JL
  • Local Authority: Birmingham City Council
  • Contact Name: Laura Harris
  • Email Address: laura.harris@harborneacademy.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01214642737
Details

The board, through its appointed and elected governors, plays a distinctive and essential role in the continuing success and development of the school.
The clerk’s job is to work with the chair, other governors and headteacher, in dealing with administrative matters for the board and advising on procedural issues of governance and the board’s statutory duties. Central to the role is preparing for, taking notes at and producing minutes for meetings.
The successful individual will ensure that the governing body operates properly within legal frameworks, prepares and presents vital data, and provides professional support

Closing date: 08.11.2021

Application Form Supporting Document

Hasmonean Multi-Academy Trust

  • Type of school: Secondary, Academy
  • Address: Holders Hill Road, Hendon, England, London, NW4 1NA
  • Local Authority: Barnet Borough Council
  • Contact Name: Brett Coventry
  • Email Address: brett.coventry@hays.com
  • Telephone: 07879692409
Details

Your new school
Hasmonean Multi-Academy Trust is a centre of academic excellence in North West London. The performance of the two schools in the Trust put them amongst the very top comprehensives in the country. Our students attain consistently high standards in their GCSE and A Level examinations. The vast majority of our students go on to study at University with a number being accepted at Oxbridge and medical school each year. The highest expectations are shared by students, staff and parents. The trust consists of a separate Boys’ and Girls’ school which share a common staff.

Your new role
We are looking for a Clerk to take on the responsibility of providing an independent and professional Clerk service to the Governing Board. This is a remote working position, however, you will be required to attend meetings in person when required. Salary £7,500 per annum (based on a minimum of 26 meetings and administrative duties as per job description).

What you'll need to succeed

• Will have a Level 3 Certificate in Clerking in a MAT or legal background
• Will provide clear, efficient administrative support
• Provide focused agenda, minutes and actions for all meetings
• Work with the CEO and governing board directly
• Be a clear communicator

What you'll get in return

• Top performing comprehensive
• Excellent value added and progress 8 scores
• Supportive and committed parents and governors
• Genuine family atmosphere across MAT
• Strong value system
• Every child is known and valued across both academic and pastoral teams
• Diverse and friendly staff body
• Supportive atmosphere for everyone, both staff and students
• A nursery on site for staff

What you need to do now
For more information and to apply, in the first instance please contact Brett Coventry on 020 3818 7041/07879 692409 or email brett.coventry@hays.com

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

The appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people

Application Form Supporting Document

LEAP MAT

  • Type of school: Secondary
  • Address: Brinsworth Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham, England, Yorkshire, S60 5EJ
  • Local Authority: Rotherham Borough Council
  • Contact Name: Caroline Fullelove
  • Email Address: recruitment@bri.leap-mat.org.uk
  • Telephone: 01709 828383
Details

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional individual to join our team at LEAP, a values-led, forward-thinking Multi Academy Trust. LEAP comprises three large 11-18 schools in South Yorkshire / Derbyshire area, each of which enjoys good relationships with its local community stakeholders. We are proud to have a strong governance model within the Trust and we believe that this post presents an excellent opportunity for a positive-minded and highly skilled colleague.

For further details see: www.leap-mat.org.uk/vacancies

Closing date: 01.11.2021

Micklands Primary School

  • Type of school: Primary
  • Address: Micklands Road, Caversham, Reading, England, Berkshire, RG4 6LU
  • Local Authority: Reading Borough Council
  • Contact Name: Richard Rolfe
  • Email Address: rrolfe@micklands.reading.sch.uk
  • Telephone: 07787191770
Details

To provide support and assistance to the governing body in the performance of its statutory obligations. The clerk will be present to take minutes at the 10 meetings held through the academic year which are always on Tuesday evenings and begin at 17:45. The typical time commitment is no more than 15 hours per month.

Closing date: 31.12.2021

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Ridgmont Lower School

  • Type of school: Primary
  • Address: High Street, Ridgmont, England, Bedfordshire, MK43 0TS
  • Local Authority: Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Contact Name: Allison Jakes
  • Email Address: headteacher@ridgmont-lower.org.uk
  • Telephone: 01525280236
Details

Experienced clerk required for our small village school. Due to the size of the school, we only hold full GB meetings and these are each half term. Payment is £100 per meeting to include preparation (hence hours only being an approximation). Meeting are held face-to-face and online. Ridgmont Lower School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring
Service Check.

Closing date: 30.11.2021

Application Form Supporting Document

School Business Partner Limited

  • Type of school: Primary
  • Address: 2 Moorthorpe View, Owlthorpe, Sheffield, England, Yorkshire, S20 6QE
  • Local Authority: Sheffield Borough Council
  • Contact Name: Andrew Blench
  • Email Address: admin@schoolbusinesspartner.co.uk
  • Telephone: 07983396029
Details

Recruiting for clerks to support school governing bodies in the Sheffield City Region (Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley, Doncaster, Chesterfield, Worksop). We offer full induction training, mentoring and ongoing CPD opportunities. Our clerks meet regularly for professional updates and support in all things clerking

Application Form Supporting Document

The College of Richard Collyer

  • Type of school: Sixth Form, Post-16
  • Address: Hurst Road , Horsham , England, Sussex, RH12 2EJ
  • Local Authority: West Sussex County Council
  • Contact Name: Nicola Whitehead
  • Email Address: jobs@collyers.ac.uk
  • Telephone: 01403 210822
Details

We have an exciting opportunity for a governance professional to provide leadership and act as a strategic adviser in all governance activities to both the Governing Body and Trustees of the Collyer Endowment.

Competitive salary subject to qualifications and experience
30 hours per week term-time only (43 weeks paid per year; 0.671 fte) Some flexibility will be required

Further details and an online application are available at https://www.collyers.ac.uk/vacancies

Closing date: 15.11.2021

Application Form Supporting Document

The de Ferrers Trust

  • Type of school: Secondary
  • Address: St Mary's Drive, Burton upon Trent, England, Staffordshire, DE13 0LL
  • Local Authority: Staffordshire County Council
  • Contact Name: Sandra Taylor
  • Email Address: staylor@deferrerstrust.com
  • Telephone: 01283372615
Details

Salary: Grade 6 - £13.37 (6.7) per hour

Hours: No more than 7hrs per meeting (including attendance and preparation)

Working Pattern: Casual, approximately 5 meetings per year, per school

Starting: As soon as possible

The de Ferrers Trust is a Multi Academy Trust based in Burton upon Trent and currently has four Primary Academies and three Secondary Academies. Our Vision is to ensure that all the children and young people in our care have the opportunity to fulfil their potential through achieving highly, regardless of their ability or background.

We are currently seeking to appoint a Clerk to Governors to join our team who is professional, personable and efficient.

The Clerk's main role is to provide professional clerking services to the Local Governing Body, Pay Committee and any panels. You will:

- Provide a full clerking service to the Local Governing Body;
- Be able to take accurate minutes from your own notes and then produce well-presented minutes for distribution;
- Collate and distribute agendas and associated paperwork in advance of meetings;
- Be available to take minutes at a minimum of 15 meetings throughout the year. Meetings will normally take place in the evenings;
- Provide procedural and legal advice and guidance;
- Maintain accurate records.

Experience is desirable but not essential as training will be provided. A positive attitude to personal development and training with a flexible approach to working hours would be welcomed.

Please note, we will welcome applications on a job share basis for this role. If you want to be considered for less meetings per year, please confirm this within your application.

Candidates will need excellent administration and communication skills, with experience of minute taking. They will need good interpersonal and organisation skills and be competent in the use of Microsoft software, email and internet and will ideally have access to a computer.

Preparation and attendance for evening meetings will be payable on an hourly rate. This is usually approximately 7 hours per meeting.

For further information about the role, please email careers@deferrerstrust.com.

Closing date 26.11.2021

The Warriner Multi Academy Trust

  • Type of school: Primary
  • Address: The Warriner School, Bloxham, Banbury, England, Oxfordshire, CV36 4GH
  • Local Authority: Oxfordshire County Council
  • Contact Name: Catherine Musgrove
  • Email Address: c.musgrove@warriner.oxon.sch.uk
  • Telephone: 01295 2322248
Details

Governance Professional – Clerk to the Governors
This part time role allows considerable flexibility in terms of when and where work is completed. You would be part of a team and receive training and support to develop and thrive, whilst making a significant contribution to our schools.
Governance within the Warriner Multi Academy Trust work is highly valued by our school leaders supporting accountability, school improvement and the continuing drive towards educational excellence. The advice of a Governance Professional is vital to ensure effective governance. The WMAT is an expanding Trust and as such we are seeking to appoint an additional member of our Governance Support Team as a Governance Professional/Clerk to the Governors in 3 of our Trust schools.
This post is 60 hours over four weeks as the meetings schedule requires, term time only, includes on average 1 evening meeting a week. The salary range is £12.95- £14.38 per hour plus holiday pay, (FTE £24,982-£27,741) dependent on level of clerking experience. Governance Professionals will be moved to the top of the salary range once they have achieved their level 3 Governance Professional qualification.
Applications would be welcome from both experienced Governance Professionals and individuals looking to develop into the role.

If you would like to find out more about the role to find out if it is suitable for you please contact Catherine Musgrove at c.musgrove@warriner.oxon.sch.uk

A job description and application form is available from The Warriner School’s website: www.thewarrinerschool.co.uk/vacancies or Mrs Trish Morgan, PA to Headteacher at recruitment.4007@warriner.oxon.sch.uk
Please note we can only accept CVs as supporting documentation when submitted along with a fully completed application form.
All schools within the Warriner MAT are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification and will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Closing Date: Wednesday 10th November 2021 1pm
Interviews: Wednesday 24th November

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Thinking Schools Academy Trust

  • Type of school: Primary, Secondary, Academy
  • Address: Portsmouth Central Hub, St Marys Road, Fratton, Portsmouth, England, Hampshire, PO1 5PF
  • Local Authority: Hampshire County Council
  • Contact Name: Sophie Baldwin
  • Email Address: s.baldwin@tsatrust.org.uk
  • Telephone: 03333602050
Details

We are looking for a Governance Officer to provide an efficient and helpful clerking & governance administration service to the TSAT governing Boards and Committees. You will lead on providing governors with access to suitable induction, training and advice throughout their time with us. You will report to the Head of Governance & Compliance and work closely with our Directors of Education and Chairs of Boards.

Travelling is required within Portsmouth and very occasionally to Kent, therefore a full driving license is required.

What you will need to succeed:
For further details please see the attached JD and person specification
Ability to take accurate minutes of governance meetings, capturing support and challenge as appropriate
Administer and recruit appropriately skilled governors, personally supporting their induction and training throughout their role. Ensuring accessible and professional induction, training and policies for governors
Offer advice and support to school based clerks within the Trust and act as line manager to Clerk to the Regional Governing Body
Work accurately with attention to detail and good organisation skills
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Travelling where required to our schools in Portsmouth with very occasional travel to Kent

What you need to do now:
If you are interested in working in our friendly Trust at the start of a new and exciting time, then please apply today! To apply please follow this link https://www.tsatrust.org.uk/career-opportunity/?advert_id=0000000475 and complete an online application.

If you would like to arrange an informal conversation to discuss the role in more detail please contact Simon Arnold via email – s.arnold@tsatrust.org.uk

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.

Supporting Document

Uttoxeter Learning Trust

  • Type of school: Academy
  • Address: Thomas Alleynes High School, Dove Bank, Uttoxeter, England, Staffordshire, ST14 8DU
  • Local Authority: East Staffordshire Borough Council
  • Contact Name: Sarah Clark
  • Email Address: ceo@uttlt.com
  • Telephone: 07902472080
Details

Clerk to Trustees
Casual, part-time, full year

Uttoxeter Learning Trust is currently comprised of eight academies, and has a new free school under construction at Bramshall Meadows. The Trust has plans to expand further but currently includes First, Middle and High Schools, several of which are small, rural schools, including Church of England. This 3-18 all-through educational family, supports each other to provide excellent teaching and learning, outstanding extra-curricular activities, excellent progress and attainment, and a friendly, safe and caring educational environment.
The successful person will provide a high quality, efficient and effective administration service to the Trust Board. Knowledge of Office 365 including Teams and OneDrive is desirable.
Closing date for applications: 5 November 2021
Interviews: week commencing 15 November 2021
The Uttoxeter Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The position will be subject to a range of regulated checks, including DBS and references.

Application Form Supporting Document

Uxbridge High School

  • Type of school: Secondary, Academy
  • Address: The Greenway, Uxbridge, England, London, UB8 2PR
  • Local Authority: Hillingdon Borough Council
  • Contact Name: Brett Coventry
  • Email Address: brett.coventry@hays.com
  • Telephone: 020 3818 7040 / 07879 692409
Details

PROUD TO MAKE SUCCESS HAPPEN
Uxbridge High School is an ambitious and dynamic converter academy with over 1,200 students aged 11 -18. We have much to celebrate at Uxbridge High School including a committed and focused staff, outstanding facilities, strong relationships with the community and school partners, supportive Trustees and a thriving sixth form. We are delighted to be recognised by Alps in the top 25% of UK schools, celebrating outstanding sixth form student progress at A level. We value the successes of every child, whatever their starting point. All of this takes place within a truly comprehensive and multicultural school that reflects life in modern Britain.

Our school values have been developed by students and staff and form the basis of our ethos and culture. All members of our school community subscribe and work towards always being: Positive, Respectful, Open Minded, Unique, Determined: Proud to Make Success Happen.

THE ROLE
We are looking for a Clerk to the Governing Body to provide advice on governance, constitutional and procedural matters; to maintain records in accordance with legal requirements; to attend all governing body, committee meetings; and to be responsible for full admin support to the governing body which includes dealing with Trustees’ mail; arranging and minuting all Trustees’ meetings (including ad hoc appeal committees/panels); and submitting the register of directors to Companies House.

You will have good ICT and strong oral and written communication skills; the ability to organise meetings, draft agendas and correspondence; the ability to record accurate concise minutes of complex meetings; the ability to manage own workload and work on own initiative to competing deadlines and with good attention to detail; and the ability to understand the importance of confidentiality and sensitivity of information. You will be flexible regarding hours of work. Most meetings are held in the evenings but you may also be required to come into school for meetings from time to time.

This role is pivotal to our success, the successful candidate will be:

• leading by example, through outstanding practice and professionalism;
• caring about students, their learning, and their futures;
• driven to make a difference, to overcome barriers, to be relentless in enabling our governing body to thrive;
• committed to your own personal development and to collaborative, consultative working.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, please call Brett Coventry on 020 3818 7040

Application Form Supporting Document

Woodland Middle School Academy

  • Type of school: Middle
  • Address: Malham Close, Flitwick, England, Bedfordshire, MK45 1NP
  • Local Authority: Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Contact Name: Catherine Baker
  • Email Address: bakerc@woodlandacademy.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01525750400
Details

Governance professional required as Clerk to the Governing Board of our single Academy Trust.
Can be contracted as service provider or employed directly (salary and hours to be agreed depending on contractual arrangements)
Role involves provision of expert governance advice on current and emerging regulations and good practice, and proactive management of governance activity to ensure that the work of the Board is efficient, effective, compliant and continuously improving. We value the role of the Clerk as a governance professional and see them taking an active role in overall governance.
Working closely with the Chair of Governors, Chair of the Finance Committee and Head Teacher you will also provide full administrative support to one full Governors meeting each half term and one Finance meeting per term, in addition to the AGM. There may be a requirement for additional ad hoc meetings. Meetings may be online or in person at the school.
A new Clerk is required no later than January 2022, but an earlier start would be preferred to enable handover with the current Clerk.
Please contact Catherine Baker (current Chair) by email or phone the school office on the number provided to register an interest or find out more.

Closing date 30.11.2021

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