Clerk (Gravesend & Northfleet) - Part-time

Kent Catholic Schools' Partnership

  • Ref:KCC-F14-22-S
  • Posted:18/11/2019
  • Pay:KR5
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:08/12/2019 at 16:00
  • Interviews:TBC


The Trust currently comprises of 24 academies, 19 primary and 5 secondary.  The Trust are seeking an experienced Clerk to assist two Governing Bodies.  One Governing Body which supports an Academy in Gravesend and another Governing Body which supports an Academy in Northfleet.     

Our ideal candidate will be a skilled administrator who is used to organising meetings and booking venues, preparing agendas and meeting materials prior to meetings and following up on actions (matters arising).  The candidate will providce support and advice to governors, take and circulate minutes following meetings. 

The successful candidate will work closely with the Clerk to the Trust Board and Company Secretary to ensure that all aspects of governance are effective and that they provide support in an efficient and competent manner through their Clerking role to the Governing Body.  Main duties will include circulating documents, arrangnig meetings, attending meetings and taking minutes.

The role is home-based and on a part-time basis.  We are looking for someone who can commit to approximately 1 day per week term time to fulfilling the role as well as attending the meetings at the Academy as required. 

Governing Body meetings are held up to 6 times per annum for each Academy and there will be a requirement to attend Committee Meetings also at each Academy.  

Clerks will be expected to travel between the two academies to attend meetings and therefore access to a car is essential.  Mileage can be claimed for separately.

For more information, please contact the Governance Team in the Trust Office (01622 232662).


Information about the trust

The Kent Catholic Schools’ Partnership (KCSP) is a multi-academy trust (MAT) for Catholic schools in Kent, currently comprising 19 primary academies and 5 secondary academies, and a combined total of just over 9,000 pupils.

Our mission is for growing numbers of children and young people in Catholic academies, meeting and exceeding expectations, happy in their faith and in themselves, and using their faith and skills, social and academic, for the betterment of their own lives, that of their families and their wider communities.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Rachel Bushell
  • Address:Barham Court,
    ME18 5BZ
  • Telephone: 01622 232662
  • Email: rbushell@kcsp.org.uk



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