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Clerk to Governors

We are looking for a new Clerk to the Governors to our vibrant and friendly school situated in the Dedham Vale.  The successful applicant will need to provide the Governing Body with procedural advice in carrying out its statutory obligations and administrative support in fulfilling its strategic functions. 
 
There are 6 full governing body meetings per year, held Monday evenings during the school term from 6.30pm. We also have a Key Governors Group and training sessions for that group take place twice a term during the day and require note-taking. The  Clerk will be contracted to work at various hours throughout the month, therefore flexibility is vital. Salary to be negotiated dependent upon experience.
 
Proven clerking experience in the education sector will be a distinct advantage in this role, as you will be supporting the Head and Chair of Governors to ensure the smooth running of the Governing Body.
 
We welcome and actively encourage visits to our school by prospective applicants – to arrange a visit or an informal chat about the post please contact the school office using the contact details on the website.
Application via CV with covering letter, detailing relevant experience, for the attention of Laura Austin, Chair of Governors at laustin@dedham.essex.sch.uk by 5pm on 3rd July 2016.