Clerk to Governors


We are seeking to a appoint a Clerk to our Governing Board, which comprises of Pinhoe C of E VA Primary School and Woodbury C of E VA Primary School.

The main duties within this role are to organise and complete the effective record keeping and administration related to the Governing Board. The successful applicant will be an organised and experienced Administrator, with efficient skills in agenda setting, minute taking, record keeping, advice and facilitation. We are looking for someone who can work their annual hours flexibly to meet the needs of the Governors meeting cycle each term, and be present to minute take during early evening meetings. Applicants will be proficient communicators verbally and in writing and committed to making a difference to outcomes for children.  A willingness to travel between the schools in our Federation is also important. A desk space at Pinhoe C of E VA Primary School or Woodbury C of E VA Primary School can be available for work on site when necessary, and applicants can also complete the majority of Clerk work remotely.

We are a Federation underpinned by a strong Christian distinctiveness, a commitment to CPD and a friendly and supportive governance team. You will be joining a team of forward thinking professionals, committed to the highest standards of leadership and governance and play a vital role in the future of our governing body. Experience as a Clerk and knowledge of school governance processes would be advantageous but is not essential. For an informal conversation about this role, please contact Steven Whitfield, Chair of Governors, via the office at Pinhoe on 01392 467984

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