Clerk to Governors - Uplands Community College
Salary: Single Status 7 point 17 – 19 (£20,654 – £21,892) pro rata per annum
Hours: 185 clerking hours plus 10 hours training per annum
Deadline for applications: midday Friday 25th January
The Governing Board of Uplands Community College are looking for someone who is reliable, confident, is good with people, and has an interest in school governance. You will need skills in good administrative practice and experience of minute taking. You will also need to be confident in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and email and have access to a computer and the internet. Full Governing Board meetings currently start at 6 pm with sub-committees starting at 4.30; however, depending upon the correct applicants need this can be reviewed.
Responsibilities will include working effectively with the chair of governors, Principal, and other governors to secure the continuity of governing body business. To advise on procedural and legislative matters to ensure the Governing Board works to the legal framework. An understanding of confidentiality is essential for this role.
Tasks include the preparation and circulation of papers, attendance at meetings and minute taking; maintaining a business calendar including policy reviews.
The role will be recruited under the Clerking Service Protocol; applicants must either hold a relevant award (BTEC level 3 in Clerk to the Governing Board or equivalent) or be prepared to work towards the East Sussex Clerk to Governors Accreditation Scheme, for which funding and training will be provided.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to references and enhanced DBS clearance. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
To apply for a recruitment pack or initial discussion, further information, or a tour of the college please contact Mrs K. Bailey, PA to the Principal, email@example.com