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Job Vacancy: Governing Body Clerk

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our growing team of clerks who provide support, advice and guidance to Governors and Headteachers in schools and academies across the North West.

School Business Management

Permanent, full time or part time

£24,314 - £26,119 depending on experience (pro rata per annum)

Job Description

Permanent - Full time or part time between 39 and 52 weeks of the year (negotiable) on a permanent or fixed term basis

Between £24,314 - £26,119 depending on experience pro rata per annum

Do you want to play an important role in supporting schools to develop and improve?

Due to an increased demand for our services, exciting opportunities have arisen to join our growing team of professional clerks who provide support, advice and guidance to Governors, Headteachers and school leaders in schools and academies across the North West.

Applicants will have excellent communication, IT and organisation skills, an ability to upskill and gain experience to provide regulatory advice to governors and the flexibility to work day or evening as needed.

We are particularly interested in hearing from candidates with an education and/or governance background.

What we offer you:-

  • A competitive salary
  • Flexible working with negotiable hours
  • Travel expenses
  • Induction and ongoing continued professional development
  • Excellent support and training
  • Potential for remote working with full IT and professional systems support
  • A chance to join a friendly, hardworking, supportive and enthusiastic team
  • A role which supports the leadership and management of schools and academies

As the focus on school leadership and governance continues to increase, the value of a professional, impartial clerking service has been highlighted by Ofsted and the Department for Education. One Education has many years’ experience of providing excellent clerking services in all types of schools and academies. The current service is highly regarded and we have a growing presence in the North where we are building lasting partnerships.

As the role requires travel within Greater Manchester, you will need to have a full driving license & access to your own vehicle.

Closing date: Friday 29th October 2021

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Please view full job description here Governing Body Clerk - JDS.pdf

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