Wraysbury Primary School is seeking a Clerk to the Governing Body. This is a key role providing administrative and procedural advice to the school Governing Body. The Clerk reports to the Chair of Governors.
The role is part time, (approximately 60 hours per academic year, salary range £26,328 pa / £13.64 per hour), term time only and will be a mix of working from home and attending Governing Body meetings in person. Typically these are evening meetings, but a degree of flexibility is required as the schedule and workload can vary.
Key responsibilities include:
- Providing advice to the Governing Body on governance, and procedural matters.
- Providing effective administrative support to the Governing Body:preparing agendas in consultation with the Chair of Governors and Headteacher; taking meeting minutes, chasing actions and distributing documentation and other information to governors, and updating governor specific information on the school website.
- Ensuring the Governing Body is correctly constituted and that information is managed in accordance with legal and DfE requirements.
- Attending Clerk briefing sessions run by the Local Education Authority.
We require someone with good communication skills. Excellent English (written and spoken). Maths and computing skills are essential, together with an ability to successfully work independently and as part of a team. Experience as a clerk or in a similar role is highly desirable.
For further information, please contact Brian Twomey.
Closing date: 12 Noon, Friday 10 December 2021
Applications will be considered upon receipt.
Wraysbury Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.