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Clerk to Governors to September 2020 (19244)

Closing date for applications: 03/06/2020 12:00 pm
Salary: Salary Band 3 Starting Salary - £19,171 - £20,334 per annum pro rata
Contract: Fixed term until July 2021 (2.5 hours worked over 39 weeks)
Sites: St Thérèse of Lisieux Catholic Multi Academy Trust Based at English Martyr’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Oakham

Job description:

Our school is part of the Catholic Multi Academy Trust of St Thérèse of Lisieux. This is one of four created Catholic Multi Academy Trusts (CMAT’s) in the Diocese of Nottingham, which provides consistent, proactive and high quality support and services to all our staff.

As a school we are seeking to appoint a competent Clerk to Governors for 2.5 hours per week flexibly, term time only to join our successful and supportive team at English Martyrs Catholic Voluntary Academy. This post will commence on September 1st 2020.

The clerk to governors will:

• Support the governing body of our school

• Prepare and distribute the agenda/minutes

• Attend meetings of the Governing Body

• Deal with general correspondence

• Maintain records of attendance and meetings etc.

Support will be given by the school and the trust with training available for somebody new to this role.

You do not need to be a practising Catholic but must be committed to working within a Christian ethos.

In addition to a competitive salary, there is a pension scheme, generous holiday entitlement and access to professional development.

Applications must be submitted by 3rd June 2020

Interviews will take place on week commencing 8th June 2020

We reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers.

CV’s will not be accepted.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will undergo an enhanced DBS Disclosure check, prior to employment. The Trust is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from as diverse a group as possible.

All shortlisted applicants will need to verify their eligibility to work in the UK at interview.

Completed application forms must be received on the Catholic Education Service (CES) application form and submitted online below by the closing date.

Application Documents:

App 2019 Support

Application_Forms Notes_to_Applicants

Consent to Obtain_References Form

Disqualification Policy

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 Disclosure Form


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