Clerk to the Governors

Hourly rate: £11.27 (RG 4 SCP21–25). Actual £1,966 pa.
Four hours per week.
Term time only.

Inspire, Motivate & Challenge

“Pupils are enthusiastic and conscientious learners.”
“Pupils and staff have very positive relationships which create

a harmonious learning environment throughout the school.”
Ofsted, June 2019

The Ridgeway Primary School is a nurturing and friendly school situated within a diverse community in South Reading, with enthusiastic, happy pupils who enjoy learning and a committed and highly motivated team. 

We are looking for a Clerk to the Governors to support our Governing Body. The hours for this position are variable but not expected to be more than four hours per week.

We are looking for someone who: 

  • Has an understanding of the governance and legislative requirements relevant to a school or an educational establishment.
  • Has experience of providing administration support in an organisation (full training will be given).
  • Can provide confidential administrative support to our full governing body and two sub-committees (12 meetings per year, some of which are held in the evening).
  • Has excellent organisational skills including planning, minute taking, record keeping and liaising with Reading Borough Council.
  • Has excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint.
  • Has excellent communication skills both written and oral.

Visits to the school are welcomed. Please contact Charli Pyle on 01189 375530. 

Please email the Office Manager at for an application pack, job description and person specification.

Closing date: applications will be considered upon receipt.
Interview date: to be confirmed.

The Ridgeway Primary
Hillbrow, Reading, Berkshire RG2 8JD
Tel: 0118 937 5530
Headteacher: Ms J Steele
NOR 448

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.

The Ridgeway Primary School

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The Ridgeway Primary School

Headteacher: Ms J Steele • NOR 392

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