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Clerk to the Governing Body

The Holy Cross SchoolKingston upon Thames

We are looking to appoint a motivated, well-organised and flexible clerk to provide advice and guidance to the governing body on governance, constitutional and procedural matters. A professional Clerk will contribute towards the efficient functioning of our governing body and its committees by providing: administrative and organisational support; guidance to ensure that the body works in compliance with the appropriate legal and regulatory framework and provide advice on procedural matters relating to the operation of the body. We would ideally like to appoint an experienced clerk with a certificate in the NGA Clerking of School and Academy Governing Boards (or equivalent), however candidates with relevant experience may be considered.

To apply, please visit our website where you can view the job description for the post and download a CES Support Staff application form. Please refer to the ‘Notes to Applicants’ document when completing your application to ensure all required forms are submitted. Please send your completed application form to Mrs Silvana Saragosa-Voysey, Headteacher’s PA by emailing 

If you have any questions related to this position please contact Anna-Marie Boyd, Chair of Governors by emailing 

Closing date: 9am, Wednesday 27 January 2021.

Virtual interviews: Tuesday 2 February 2021.

We reserve the right to appoint at any stage in the recruitment process.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

An enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references will be required prior to the commencement of this post. We welcome applications from all members of the community.

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