Governance Lead, Flexible Location

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Bohunt Education TrustFlexible Location

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £38,876 FTE (£20,006 Actual for 3 days per week, some evening work required)
Contract term: Permanent

Working closely with the Chair of the Trust, the Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer and Headteachers across the Trust, the Governance Lead ensures that the Trust complies with its governing documents, Charity and Company law, and any other relevant legislation or regulations.

Key responsibilities are:

  • Review and redesign of Governance policies and procedures, and monitoring compliance across the Trust
  • Data Protection Officer
  • Clerk to the BET board
  • Company Secretary for Bohunt Education Trust
  • Oversee the performance of Clerks to Local Governing Bodies and committees, ensuring minutes and reports are appropriate and that Clerks received the necessary training, support and challenge

The successful candidate will have:

  • Knowledge of principles of good governance regardless of sector, with experience of putting principles into practice
  • Ability to analyse and process complex information and data quickly and rigorously in order to make decisions
  • Experience of policy development and implementation
  • Ability to use initiative and drive through solutions
  • Excellent organisational, written and verbal communication skills at all levels

For more details about the Trust please visit our website: 

Closing date:  9am 16 November 2018

Interview date: 21 November 2018

Bohunt Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about Bohunt Education Trust
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: Longmoor Road, Liphook, Hampshire, GU30 7NY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1428 724 324
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Bohunt Education Trust (BET) is an ambitious, high achieving multi-academy trust based in the South of England.  BET currently comprises six schools – in Worthing, Liphook, Portsmouth, Petersfield, Basingstoke and Wokingham – with a new Sixth Fo...