Clerk to School Governors

Date posted: 1st Nov 2019 Closing date: 15th Nov 2019 Borough: London Position: Clerk to School Governors
Interview Date: 18th Nov 2019 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.

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

Posted applications should sent to Mr. Ammar Ahmed, Head of Clerking Service, London Diocesan Board for Schools, 36 Causton Street, London SW1P 4AU

Closing date to receive applications: 15 November 2019

Interviews to be held during the week commencing: 18 November 2019

Prospective start date: 2 December 2019

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