Clerk to the School Governing Body

Permanent, term-time only. Required to work 120 hours pa.
To work evenings, although there may be some meetings during the day.
Grade 5 Spinal point 12: £13.04 per hour.
Closing date: noon, Thursday 16 July 2020.

Aldryngton School Governing body invites applications for the post of Clerk to the Governing Body. The Clerk will be accountable to the governing body, providing professional clerking services to the governing body and its committees. You will be required to demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills as well as good organisational skills.

Key Requirements:

  • Be able to take accurate minutes from your own notes to then produce well-presented minutes for distribution
  • Collate and distribute agendas and associated paperwork in advance of meetings
  • Be available to take minutes at all meetings throughout the year, 20–22 meetings year. Meetings will normally take place in the evenings using MSTeams or on-site.
  • Provide procedural and legal advice and guidance after full training.
  • Attend relevant training events organised by the Local Authority.
  • Experience is desirable but not essential, as training will be provided.
  • Candidates should be competent in the use of MSWord, email and internet and have access to a computer.
  • Candidates must be able to work with due regard to confidentiality.

Applications will be reviewed on receipt and interviews arranged accordingly. Therefore, early applications are recommended. 

Closing date for applications: Thursday 16th July 2020 at 12 noon.
Interviews: 24th July 2020. 

Aldryngton Primary School
Silverdale Road, Earley, Reading RG6 7HR
Tel: (0118) 926 5843

Applicants will be required to demonstrate their commitment to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people in line with Aldryngton’s policies and procedures. A satisfactory Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this role. The school will request references before interview. 

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