Clerk to the Governing Body, Torbay

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Hayes SchoolTorbay

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary

An exciting opportunity for the right individual to join us as Clerk to the Governing Body. Commencing at the end of September 2017.

The successful candidate:

  • Will be responsible for      advising the governing body on governance legislation and procedural      matters before during and after meetings and act as a first point of      contact between governors and 3rd parties.

  • Will be responsible for      preparing agendas for Governors’ meetings, taking minutes at Governors’      meetings and ensuring that meetings are quorate.

  • Will be responsible for      managing all Governor information and maintaining appropriate records. 

The clerk’s role will be school based. Some evening sessions will be required when Governors’ meetings are held. Typically, these are 3 per term.

A level of flexibility and use of initiative are essential requirements for this role. 

Hayes School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children who attend. Therefore, the position is subject to the receipt of a satisfactory DBS check, medical check and references.  

Salary: Level 4 point 17

£17,772 Pro Rata (actual £1,981)

5 hours per week 38 weeks per year

Closing date: 01/09/2017 @ 12pm

To apply: download and complete the application form then email to

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More about Hayes School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Hayes Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 5PJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1803 557336
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Hayes Primary School is a happy, thriving school in the seaside town of Paignton.
There are 455 children on roll including part time nursery children. The children are mixed ability with two classes per year group. The school has been fully refurbish...