Clerk to Governors
60 hours per annum
Are you interested in supporting a local school and engaging with your community? Do you have excellent administrative skills, good writing ability and an eye for detail?
We are seeking a Governance Professional (Clerk) who can provide a full administration service to the Honeybourne Primary Academy Board of Trustees and its associated committee meetings.
Previous minute taking experience is essential and knowledge/experience of School/Academy governance is highly preferable. An educational and/or legal background would be beneficial with the capacity to learn quickly.
Duties include advising the trustees of procedural and legal duties, preparation and circulation of agendas/minutes and other papers, taking and typing up minutes of the Trustees meetings and other administrative duties as required.
You will be computer literate with excellent communication skills, highly organised and motivated to keep to deadlines. The successful candidate must be willing to undertake ongoing training.
The ability to work flexible hours is important, as some weeks will require more hours than others, including attending evening meetings. Due to the nature of the role a high level of confidentiality will be required.
Honeybourne Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts in school are subject to DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) checks and two suitable references.
All applicants should use the Worcestershire Local Authority non-teaching appointment application form, available on line from Worcestershire LA, the school website - www.honeybourneschoolacademy.co.uk , or from the school office.
Closing date for applications is 24thth September at midnight.
Interviews will be held in school on Friday 1st October 2021. Times to be confirmed.
We look forward to hearing from you.