Clerk to the Governing Body, Twickenham, London

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The Richmond upon Thames SchoolTwickenham, London

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: SO1 Plus London Weighting [0.2]
Contract term: Fixed Term

Clerk to the Governing Body

We are looking to appoint dynamic, committed and enthusiastic staff to join the school as it enters its next phase of development. The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing agendas in consultation with the Head Teacher, and the Chair of Governors; taking and writing up the minutes at Governors’ meetings, and issuing documentation and other information to the Governing Body.

A willingness to work flexible hours is required as the workload is variable. The post will be term time only based on an allocation of 7 hours per week. Hours need to be worked at times convenient to the Governing body and will include early morning and evening meetings. 

We are holding an Information Event on Wednesday 31 January 2018 from 18:30-19:30 to assist you in deciding whether you would like to help us write the next chapter in our incredible story. Please sign up to attend via our vacancies page on our website. 

If you would like to arrange an informal, confidential discussion with the Head Teacher before applying, please contact the school office by email - 

Closing date:  04 February 2018

To apply for this role, click the apply button where you will be re-directed to the school's website to complete the online application.

RTS opened to 150 Year 7s in September 2017 and will grow by 150 year on year until full. We are an 11-16 mixed school with an open admissions criteria. The school will be co-located with Haymarket Media Group, Clarendon School, Richmond upon Thames College and site neighbours Harlequins on the Richmond Education and Enterprise Campus (

The Richmond upon Thames School Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be expected to complete an enhanced DBS check and to disclose any information relevant to Disqualification by Association.

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More about The Richmond upon Thames School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: C/o Richmond upon Thames College, Egerton Road, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW2 7SJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 891 2985
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