Clerk to Governors - All Saints Axminster
Role: Clerk to Governors
Based from: All Saints CofE Primary School, Axminster
Salary: NJC point 8-10 - £20,493- 21,322 FTE (pro-rated for contracted time of 200 hours per annum £2,124 to £2,210)
St Christopher’s Multi Academy Trust is a growing family of church and community primary schools across Devon, Plymouth and Torbay Local authorities. Axminster Primary School is seeking a Clerk position their newly formed governing body. This is an exciting opportunity for someone that wants to play a meaningful and supportive role in the administration of the school’s local governing body, or to re-join a school environment. In this role, you’ll be working as part of team of Clerk’s across the Trust and supported with excellent CPD opportunities.
We are seeking to recruit a professional and enthusiastic person who has effective ICT skills, excellent organisational and interpersonal skills, along with initiative and enthusiasm. Supported and trained by the Trust, you will work at the direction of the Headteacher and Chair of Governors, providing support to the governing body based under the Trust’s LGB Handbook. You’ll be given opportunities to seek professional training through Babcock, including a qualification in Professional Clerking. You’ll have relevant experience and transferable skills to provide an efficient and professional service to a Local Governing Body, including minute taking, engaging in research of government guidance and policy, formation of agendas, circulation of papers and providing advice and guidance on procedural matters.
For an application form, job description and person specification please see the documents below. Completed applications should be returned by email to HR@stcmat.org by 9.00am on 18th January 2021.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS and satisfactory references are required for this post.