Clerk to School Governors

Date posted: 17th Jun 2020 Closing date: 3rd Jul 2020 Borough: London (Barnet, Brent Enfield, Hackney, Harrow, and Islington). Position: Clerk to School Governors
Interview Date: 13th Jul 2020 Salary: S01 Scale Starting at Point 23 – £29,766 pro rata School: Clerk to School Governors

Clerk to School Governors

Pay Scale: S01 Scale: Starting at Point 23 – £29,766 (pro rata)

Position Type: Term-Time (40 weeks) only

The LDBS Clerking Service is recruiting for clerks to work in London
(Barnet, Brent Enfield, Hackney, Harrow, and Islington)

The LDBS Clerking Service offers high quality governance support to schools, contributing fully to their success in providing pupils with a high quality education, across the entire Diocese of London.

As one of our clerks, you will be able to work with primary and secondary schools and academies. You will be expected to assist and work effectively with the Headteachers, Chairs and the Governors. Primary duties will be organising the calendar of meetings for the schools, preparing agendas and papers for all Governing Body / Local Academy Committee meetings, producing accurate and well-presented minutes for distribution and provide advice on compliance with educational law. You may occasionally have to coordinate hearing panels.

Excellent organisation skills, interpersonal skills, a meticulous attention to detail and good ICT skills are essential. Flexibility, reliability and confidentiality are key qualities to succeed in this role.

Experience of working in a similar role is desirable, but not essential. Opportunities to undertake further training will be provided.

Candidates must have access to a computer and internet at home.

Individual contract hours will be determined by the number of meetings taken on by the successful applicant. Additional hours may be available.

Please address all enquiries and submit the completed application to:

Ammar Ahmed, Head of Clerking Service


Closing date to receive applications: 3 July 2020

Interviews to be held during the week commencing: 13 July 2020

Prospective start date: 24 August 2020

Application Form
Application Pack