Clerk to the Trust Board, Harrow

Closing date:

Bentley Wood High School for GirlsHarrow
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £24,030 - £25,809 per year (Term Time Only, 30 Hours per week. (Includes evening meetings and some working from home))
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking a clerk who will be accountable to the governing body, working effectively with the chair of governors, and with the headteacher and other governors. The clerk will be responsible for advising the governing body on constitutional matters, duties, and powers and will work within the broad current legislative framework. He/she will secure the continuity of governing body business and observe confidentiality requirements.

What we offer:

• An outstanding track record at GCSE and A level

• A department of colleagues who support each other

• Professional development through the Harrow Collegiate Teaching School Alliance

• Mindfulness and wellbeing activities each week along with staff sports and clubs

One of the best sites in London, located on the greenbelt next to Bentley Priory and set in 27 acres of woodland and fields, providing and exceptional learning environment. Bentley Wood High had a phenomenal 0.98 Progress 8 score in 2019, this continues to build on exceptional progress 8 scores over the past 3 years. Students achieved 78% grades 9-4 in both English & mathematics. The achievement grade 4 or above in EBacc at 63% is significantly higher than schools nationally. Many subjects achieved strong GCSE results with a high proportion of students achieving grades 9-7. All 6th Form students study and complete 4 AS courses in Year 12 and 3 A Levels in Year 13. Bentley Wood Sixth Form maintains an ALPS T- score in the top 25% of schools across all subjects at both AS and A Level.

“Outstanding teaching stimulates the students’ passion, igniting their enthusiasm and interests for learning. Students’ behaviour around the school and their attitudes to learning in lessons are exemplary” Ofsted Outstanding.

School visits welcome. Closing date: Noon on Thursday 2nd April 2020. 

Interview date: TBC

For any additional details please contact the Headteacher, Janice Howkins, Clamp Hill, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 3JW, 020 8954 3623 or 

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More about Bentley Wood High School for Girls
Address: Bridges Road, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 3NA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8954 3623